Committee

Conference Chairs

Prof Ibrahim Sirkeci, Regent’s Centre for Migration and Integration, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom
Prof João Peixoto, ISEG, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Lucinda Fonseca, Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Dr Gudrun Biffl, Danube University Krems, Austria
Prof Jeffrey H. Cohen, Department of Anthropology, Ohio State University, United States
Prof Philip L Martin, University of California Davis, United States

Transnational Scientific Committee

Prof Deborah Anker, Harvard Law School, Harvard University, United States
Dr Nirmala Devi Arunasalam, University of Plymouth, School of Nursing and Midwifery, United Kingdom
Dr Bharati Basu, Department of Economics, Central Michigan University, United States
Dr Bahar Başer, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Prof Petra Bendel, Center for Area Studies, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Dr Elias Boukrami, Regent’s Centre for Transnational Studies, Faculty of Business and Management, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom
Dr Martina Cvajner, Department of Cognitive Psychology, University of Trento, Italy
Dr Carla de Tona, Independent Researcher, Italy
Dr Alina Esteves, Centro de Estudos Geográficos da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Lucinda Fonseca, Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Ana Vila Freyer, Universidad Latina de México, Mexico
Prof Elli Heikkila, Migration Institute of Finland, Finland
Dr Serena Hussain, CTPSR, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Prof Monica Ibáñez-Angulo, University of Burgos (Spain), Spain
Dr Elif Iskender, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom
Prof Liliana Jubilut, Universidade Católica de Santos, Brazil
Prof Jonathan Liu, Faculty of Business and Management, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom
Prof Beatrice Knerr, University of Kassel, Germany
Dr. Simeon Magliveras, King Fadh University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia
Dr Vildan Mahmutoğlu, Galatasaray University, Turkey
Dr Jorge Malheiros, Institute of Geography, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Dr Altay Manço, Institut de Recherche, Formation et Action sur les Migrations, Belgium
Dr Jennifer McGarrigle, Centro de Estudos Geográficos da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Apostolos G Papadopoulos, Department of Geography Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
Prof Michela Camilla Pellicani, University of Bari (Italy), Italy
Dr Marjan Petreski, American College Skopje, School of Business Economics and Management, Macedonia
Dr Andrej Privara, Faculty of National Economy, University of Economics in Bratislava, Slovakia
Prof Nicholas Procter, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of South Australia, Australia
Dr Md Mizanur Rahman, University Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
Dr Bradley Saunders, Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia
Dr Paulette K. Schuster, Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel
Prof Giuseppe Sciortino, Department of Sociology, University of Trento, Italy
Prof Ali Tilbe, Namik Kemal University, Turkey
Dr Fethiye Tilbe, Namık Kemal University, Labor Economic and Industrial Relations, Turkey
Dr Ahsan Ullah, University Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
Dr. K. Onur Unutulmaz, Social Sciences University of Ankara, Turkey
Dr Deniz Eroglu Utku, Thrace University
Dr Pınar Yazgan, Sakarya University, Department of Sosyology, Turkey
Dr Mustafa Murat Yüceşahin, Ankara University, Department of Geography, Turkey
Dr Ayman Zohry, Egyptian Society for Migration Studies (EGYMIG), Egypt

Local Organisation Committee

Prof João Peixoto, ISEG, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Prof Ibrahim Sirkeci, Regent’s Centre for Migration and Integration, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom
Dr Alina Esteves, Centro de Estudos Geográficos da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Dr Vildan Mahmutoğlu, Galatasaray University, Turkey
Gul Ince Beqo, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, Italy
Emilia Lana de Freitas Castro, Universität Hamburg, Germany
Ms Mehtap Erdoğan, Deparment of Public Administration, Karadeniz Technical Universty, Turkey
Ms Mónica Fraga, ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Portugal
Ülkü Sezgi Sözen, Albrecht Mendelssohn Bartholdy Graduate School of Law, Germany
Miss Şehnaz Begüm Yüceşahin, Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey