Call for Papers Open for The Coin Conference 2024

The dates have been announced for The Coin Conference 2024, which will take place 28-30 October in Lisbon, Portugal.

This year’s conference will be the seventh edition of the event, which is the only one of its kind to focus on coins as part of cash in circulation strategies and policies from the perspective of currency issuers. This includes coin design, security and cost-effective and sustainable production, as well as handling, distribution, recirculation and management in circulation.

The programme has yet to be confirmed, but you can find out more information about the conference, including sponsorship opportunities and by reading the 2022 Review, on the website here.

Call for Papers

Speaking of the programme, a Call for Papers has been released for the event. Those interested in presenting at the conference have been invited to submit a 200 word abstract on a specific topic or case study to the event organisers.

Proposed topics include:

  • Cash, payments and the circulating coin environment
  • Cost impact and reduction
  • Forecasting
  • Meeting demand and engaging the public
  • Innovation in distribution models
  • The note/coin boundary and optimal denomination structures
  • Recirculation and recycling
  • Sustainability and minimising the impact of coins on the environment.

Abstracts can be submitted via the website, or by emailing Astrid Mitchell at The deadline for submitting an abstract is 30 March 2024.