The International Association of Genocide Scholars is a global, interdisciplinary, non-partisan organization that seeks to further research and teaching about the nature, causes, and consequences of genocide, and advance policy studies on genocide prevention (http://www.genocidescholars.org).
The University of Siena is one of the oldest universities in Europe, its existence dated from 1240.
The conference of this year is dedicated to:
"The Aftermath of Genocide. Victims and Perpetrators, Representations and Interpretations".