Programme

The Migration Conference 2018 Programme

26 - 28 June 2018 | University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Detailed tentative conference programme will be announced here


26 June 2018, Tuesday | DAY 1


08:30 – 17:00: Registration


08:45 – 10:15: Parallel Sessions I Session Program
10:15 – 10:30: BREAK
10:30 – 11:50: Parallel Sessions II Session Program
11:50 – 12:45: LUNCH BREAK


12:45 – 15:00: Opening Plenary Session | [ Room tbc ]

Welcoming Speeches
- tbc , Director of Lisbon School of Economics and Managament (ISEG), University of Lisbon, Portugal
- Ibrahim Sirkeci, Conference Chair, Regent's Centre for Migration and Integration, Regent's University London, UK
- João Peixoto, Conference Chair & University of Lisbon, Portugal
Keynote Speeches
Chair: Jeffrey H. Cohen, Professor of Anthropology, Ohio State University, USA
"Migration regimes in comparative perspective: the four worlds of contemporary immigration"
Joaquin Arango, Professor of Sociology, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
"Reading Hannah Arendt in the Middle East. Refugees after the state in the Middle East"
Ruba Salih, Reader in Gender Studies, SOAS, University of London, UK


15:00 – 15:10: BREAK
15:10 – 16:30: Parallel Sessions III Session Program
16:30 – 16:45: BREAK
16:45 – 18:00: Parallel Sessions IV Session Program
18:00 – 18:15: BREAK
18:15 – 19:30: Parallel Sessions V Session Program


27 June 2018, Wednesday | DAY 2


08:30 – 17:00: Registration


09:00 – 10:20: Parallel Sessions VI Session Program
10:20 – 10:35: BREAK
10:35 – 11:50: Parallel Sessions VII Session Program
11:50 – 12:00: BREAK
12:00 – 13:20: Parallel Sessions VIII Session Program
13:20 – 14:20: LUNCH BREAK
14:20 – 15:40: Parallel Sessions IX Session Program
15:40 – 15:55: BREAK
15:55 – 17:15: Parallel Sessions X Session Program
17:15 – 17:30: BREAK


17:30 – 19:30: Plenary Session II[ Room tbc ]

Keynote Speeches
Chair: Lucinda Fonseca, Professor at Centre of Geographical Studies(IGOT), University of Lisbon, Portugal
"The Global Compact and future governance of Labour mobility"
Michelle Leighton, Chief of the Labour Migration Branch, International Labour Organization, Genève, Switzerland
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Philip L. Martin, Emeritus Professor, University of California, Davis, USA



28 June 2018, Thursday | DAY 3


08:30 – 17:00: Registration


09:00 – 10:20: Parallel Sessions XI Session Program
10:20 – 10:30: BREAK
10:30 – 11:50: Parallel Sessions XII Session Program
11:50 – 12:00: BREAK
12:00 – 13:20: Parallel Sessions XIII Session Program
13:20 – 14:20: LUNCH BREAK
14:20 – 15:40: Parallel Sessions XIV Session Program
15:40 – 15:50: BREAK
15:50 – 17:10: Parallel Sessions XV Session Program
17:10 – 17:20: BREAK
17:20 – 18:40: Parallel Sessions XVI Session Program


20:00 – 22:00: GALA DINNER AND PRIZES
Venue: The Alentejo House Restaurant
Lisboa
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22:00: END OF THE PROGRAMME


Please note this programme is subject to change without notice.