IFHE World Congresses attract 1,000 participants from around the globe. They offer an exiting opportunity to discuss current research questions, best practices and emerging trend in Home Economics, Family & Consumer Science, Human Ecology and related fields (see World Congresses since 1908).

XXIV IFHE World Congress 2020



Home Economics: Soaring Toward Sustainable Development

2 - 8 August 2020, Atlanta/Georgia, USA


Your IFHE-US colleagues are excited to welcome you to the United States! The Congress features many traditional activities and some new ones, which include:

  • First Timers Event – orientation for newcomers
  • University Reunions – network with others from same US school
  • Learning Day on the Move - traditional education & technical excursions with home visits
  • Professional Insights Event – for university students and professionals
  • Youth Insights Event – for secondary students.

Important dates:

15th September 2019Abstract sublission & Travel Grant application closes
December 2019Abstract acceptance & Travel Grant awards announced
10th April 2020Early Bird registration & Rpesenter registration closes



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