Parents First – Parent Summit registration is now open

Register for Parents First – Parent Summit 2019 here:

Parents International is holding a scientific conference combined with a marketplace of inspiring practices providing meeting, showcasing and networking opportunities for researchers, parent leaders, practitioners working with or for parents and representatives of the media on 3/6 November 2019 in Vienna, Austria.

The Summit will focus on parents as primary educators, the first and most impacting educators of their children, and will tackle the topics of parental roles, responsibilities, needs and challenges. The event will have a strong focus on equity, and thus put a major emphasis on holistic, lifelong learning approaches to empower disadvantaged parents.

Parent Summit 2019 is organised in cooperation with KinderUni Wien, the Children’s University of Vienna.

Program is coming soon!

Confirmed keynote speakers are:

Dr Janet Goodall

Professor Sonia Livingstone

Miquel Àngel Essomba i Gelabert

Registration is now open.

You can register at early bird rate until 30 April 2019.

Regular registration closes on 20 September 2019.

The Call for Abstracts is open until 30 April 2019.

Participation fees:

Full conference participation (Day 1 to 3), including dinner on Sunday
Regular rate EUR 460
Early bird rate EUR 380
Student rate EUR 200 – excluding dinner

Day 1 – without dinner
Regular rate EUR 80
Early bird rate EUR 65
Student rate EUR 40
Dinner EUR 40

Day 2 or Day 3
Regular rate EUR 170
Early bird rate EUR 145
Student rate EUR 90

Dinner on Monday EUR 38

A limited number of spaces are available for a discounted rate thanks to our sponsors. You can apply for a reduction of up to 50% by sending an e-mail explaining your request for a reduction to [email protected]

Early bird rate is only applicable for payments made before the deadline, 30 April.

Students should send a copy of their student ID card to [email protected] to be eligible for the advertised student rate.


Hotel Novotel Wien Hauptbahnhof offers a limited number of rooms for the rate of EUR 129 per night. This will be the venue of the event on 4-6 November. To take advantage of this price, please book with the hotel directly using the promo code ‘parent summit‘. The offer is valid until 15 September 2019.

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