The GPJE was founded in October 1999 and has since then convened every year for its annual conference. A GPJE membership is not required to attend the annual conferences.
Upcoming annual conference
The 19th annual conference of the GPJE, titled “Societal Change – New Tasks for Civic Education and Its Didactics!?”, took place on June 14–16, 2018 at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
Further information can be found on the homepage of the hosting institute (Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Bereich Didaktik der politischen Bildung, Prof. Dr. Kerstin Pohl)
Documentation on previous annual conferences can be found here (German).