International Conference on Elections and Political Parties in South Asia organized by Department of Political Science, University Of Kalyani, West Bengal, India And Research Committee 23, International Political Science Association which will be held from December 7 2015 to December 9 2015. The major sub-themes of the conference highlighting the South Asian regional trend are:
=> Parties, electoral process, electoral behavior and voting pattern in the countries of South Asia.
=> Political parties and elections in 21st century: Strategies, alignments and issues.
=> The role of Election Commission in creating conducive atmosphere for holding elections.
=> Changing role and functions of political parties: In search of an alternate vision of politics.
=> The role of Media and Civil Society: Interrogating politics and electoral discourse in South Asia.
=> Funding of political parties in electoral campaigns: changing language and techniques.
=> Electoral politics in West Bengal.