The Migration Conference 2024 | 3 to 9 July 2024 | Mexico City
Invited Speakers at the TMC2024:
In previous years, The Migration Conferences entertained distinguished scholars delivering keynote speeches including:
Fiona B. Adamson, SOAS, University of London, UK , Samim Akgonul, Strasbourg University, France , Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp, Emeritus Professor, Sonoma State University, USA , Joaquin Arango, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain , Sanjay Awasthi, IOM , Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bast, Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Germany , Giuseppe Brescia, MP, Member of Italian Chamber of Deputies, Parliamento Italiano, Italy , Caroline Brettell, Southern Methodist University, USA , Pedro Calado, The High Commissioner for Migration, Lisbon, Portugal , Barry Chiswick, George Washington University, USA , Prof Jeffrey H. Cohen, Ohio State University, United States [2012, 2015, 2018, 2019, 2022], Martina Cvajner, University of Trento, Italy , Jelena Dzankic, Co-Director of the GLOBALCIT Network, European University Institute, Italy , Élise Féron, Tampere Peace Research Institute, Tampere University, Finland , Prof. Dr. Luisa Feline Freier De Ferrari, Universidad del Pacifico, Peru , Nissa Finney, University of St Andrews, UK , Nedim Gürsel, CNRS, CETOBaC & INALCO, France, Turkey , Elli Heikkilä, Research Director, Migration Institute of Finland, Finland , James F. Hollifield, Director of the Tower Center for Public Policy and International Affairs at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, USA , Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Loyola University Chicago, USA , Agnes Igoye, Deputy National Coordinator Prevention of Trafficking in Persons, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Uganda , Prof Markus Koller, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany , Michelle Leighton, International Labour Organization, Genève, Switzerland , Philip L. Martin, University of California, Davis, USA [2014, 2015, 2018, 2019], Kemal Kirisci, Bogazici University, Turkey , Markus Kotzur, Universität Hamburg, Germany , Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University, USA , Tariq Modood, University of Bristol, United Kingdom , Prof Parvati Nair, University of London, UK , Helén Nilsson, Director, Nordic Council of Ministers Office in Lithuania , Camilla Orjuela, Professor, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden , Pia M. Orrenius, Vice President and Senior Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, USA , Prof Mustafa Ozbilgin, Brunel University London, UK , Karsten Paerregaard, Gothenburg University, Sweden , Karen Phalet, KU Leuven, Belgium , Ferruccio Pastore, FIERI – Forum of International and European Research on Immigration, Italy , Yuksel Pazarkaya, Novelist, Turkey , Rodolfo Cruz Piñeiro, Director, Departamento de Estudios de Población, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico , Prof Irudaya Rajan, IIMAD, Kerala, India , Martin Ruhs, European University Institute, Florence, Italy , Oded Stark, University of Bonn, Germany , Ruba Salih, SOAS, University of London, UK , Sasskia Sassen, Columbia University, USA , Giuseppe Sciortino, University of Trento, Italy , Carlos Vargas Silva, University of Oxford, UK , Ibrahim Sirkeci, International Business School, UK [2014, 2016], Hna. Leticia Gutiérrez Valderrama, Scalabrinian Missionary, founder of SMR and Sergio Mendez Arceo National Human Rights Prize in Mexico; Diocesan Delegate for Migration – Diocese of Sigüenza-Guadalajara-Spain , Dr V.J. Varghese, University of Hyderabad, India .