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The Migration Conference 2020 will be online
8 to 11 SEPTEMBER 2020
The Migration Conference 2020 Call for Papers | Submission Deadline: 15 Jan. 2020
On behalf of The Migration Conference Organizing Committee, we cordially invite you to the 8th conference in the series which will take place online despite being scheduled to be held in South East European University, Tetovo, North Macedonia from 8 to 11 September 2020. The Conference is a forum for discussion where experts, young researchers and students, practitioners and policymakers working in the field of migration are encouraged to exchange their knowledge and experiences in a friendly and frank environment.
The conference is organised in thematic streams of parallel sessions focusing on migration, migrant populations, diasporas, migration policies, labour migrations, refugees, economic impacts, remittances as well as non-migrants and the wider impact of human mobility on sending, transit and receiving societies. The scientific programme of TMCs usually comprises invited talks, oral presentations, poster presentations, exhibitions and workshops. The conference hosts about 150 parallel sessions and several distinguished keynote speakers joining us in intriguing plenary sessions.
The conference venue is South East European University, Tetovo, North Macedonia. The city of Tetovo and campus is about 45 minutes from the airport in capital Skopje. Tetovo is known for its ski resort and good for mountain hiking within a short distance to capital Skopje, N. Macedonia.
We are expecting an interesting and highly motivating meeting and would be happy if you participated in this conference.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Tetovo, N. Macedonia in September 2020!
Merita Zulfiu and Ibrahim Sirkeci
The Migration Conference 2020 Conference Chairs
On behalf of the Conference Executive Team and Committee
All papers presented at the conference must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another conference. Structured abstracts (up to 500 words) are invited for submission.
Structured long abstracts should state clearly the objectives, referring to relevant literature, methods, results and conclusions of the work, and should be no more than 500 words in length.
Up to 5-6 key references cited in the abstract can be given and these are not included in the word count.
- A maximum of 500 words excluding references.
- Microsoft Word documents only
- A4-page formatted
- 2.5cm margins on all sides
- Single spaced
- 12-point Times Roman font (the title, which must be 14-point Times Roman).
You are NOT required to submit full papers. There will be a limited number of poster sessions too.
- These must be in PowerPoint format and have a maximum file size of 10Mb
- Posters should be A1 format and printed on a single panel
- The text should be around 25 points, with main headings no smaller than 36 points
- Please avoid overloading your posters as cluttered posters are difficult to follow and extra space allows to highlight key points.
Session proposals should be emailed to the conference committee at email@example.com.
Please try to be brief and identify potential or agreed presenters for your session.
For List of Topics (Not exhaustive) – please see the Conference Tracks page.