The Hague SkylineCounter-Terrorism Research & Practice:
Addressing Key Societal Challenges

Society for Terrorism Research

10th Annual International Conference

Register Online for the 2016 STR International Conference*

7-8 November, 2016

New Babylon Meeting Center
The Hague, The Netherlands

Local Organizer:
The Institute of Security and Global Affairs (ISGA) of Leiden University
The Hague, The Netherlands

Conference Goals:

  • Highlight ongoing and emerging academic research on (counter-)terrorism;
  • Focus on key terrorism-related concerns for societies, such as foreign fighters, deradicalisation & disengagement, (homegrown) terrorism, lone actors, ISIS and the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Iraq;
  • Promote collaboration and the exchange of ideas between academia, counter-terrorism practitioners and policy makers;
  • Critically examine the concepts, methods and results of contemporary research on terrorism.

Distinguished Speakers:

See the Distinguished Speaker page for additional information.

Conference Program:

Please View the 2016 Conference Program (PDF).

Call for Papers:

Our Call for Papers has now closed. The deadline for Papers/Symposia was 1 August, 2016.


The conference fee includes entry to the conference and a networking drinks reception, refreshments including lunch and membership in STR for 2017. Participants refers to both presenters and non-presenters and the student rate is for non-PhD students only.

The Early-Bird regular Conference Participant rate is 200 € Euros and is available until
1 October, 2016. From 1 October the Standard rate of 250 € Euro applies.

The Student rate is always 75 € Euros.

Register Online for the 2016 STR International Conference*

Register Online for the 2016 STR International Conference*

*By registering for the STR Conference, the participant agrees to be bound by, and comply with,
the 2016 STR Conference Terms and Conditions.

Additional Information:

An Information Package is available to download (PDF 4MB), which includes Conference Logistics, Venue, Accommodations, Information on The Hague and a Map.



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