The 2019 conference of the International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance (IAEVG) will take place in Bratislava (Slovakia) from 11 to 13 September with a pre-conference global symposium that will be held in Brno (Czech Republic) on September 9-10, 2019. The conference is hosted by a community of career guidance practitioners and providers represented by two national associations from Slovakia and Czech Republic.

Main partners of the conference are the University of Economics in Bratislava, Euroguidance centres in Slovakia and Czech Republic, the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic and the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic.


The topic of the 2019 conference is "Career Guidance for Inclusive Society" with 5 areas of reflection:

  1. An inclusive society in the age of precariat
  2. Career guidance breaking the shell
  3. Transition economies: career guidance as a "luxury"
  4. From Industry 4.0 to Inclusive society 4.0? Challenges for citizens, counsellors, companies, and policy makers.
  5. Career guidance and democratic participation


Preliminary agenda available at The final programme will be released in the course of 2019.


Registration for the 2019 IAEVG Conference is open at

Early bird rates start at 250€ for IAEVG members and 350 € for non-members and will be available until the end of the March.


Call for papers is open until February 28, 2019.

For more information visit

Contribute to the global reflection around career guidance, social inclusion, multidisciplinarity, transition economies and other themes.

See you in Bratislava and Brno!


University of Economics in Bratislava, Petržalka, Slovakia
  • Event date September 09 - 13, 2019
  • Venue University of Economics in Bratislava
  • Organiser Slovak Association for Career Guidance and Career Development (
  • Event website