The Migration Conference 2024 Programme 

The TMC 2024 Mexico City will be held from 3 to 9 July 2024. In-person sessions will be held on 3-4-5 July 2024 and Virtual programme will run on 8-9 July 2024.

FINAL PROGRAMME (PDF) 


Click on the day for sessions:

First Day (3 July) | Second Day (4 July) | Third Day (5 July)
Virtual Day One (8 July) | Virtual Day Two (9 July)


Opening Plenary | Plenary 1 | Plenary 2
Roundtable 1 | Roundtable 2 | Roundtable 3


3 JULY 2024 WEDNESDAY

[All Mexican Times – GMT/UTC: -06:00]


09:00-16:00 – Registration 


09:30 – 11:30: Opening Plenary Session: 

  • Welcoming Speeches
  • Keynote Speaker: María Dolores París Pombo, COLEF-Tijuana, Mexico: “Im-mobilities and Human Rights in the Americas”

11:30 – 11:45: Coffee Break

11:45 – 13:15: Parallel Sessions: 1A – 1B – 1C – 1D – 1E – 1F – 1G – 1H

13:15 – 14:15: Lunch Break

14:15 – 15:45: Parallel Sessions: 2A – 2B – 2C – 2D – 2E – 2F – 2G – 2H

15:45 – 16:00: Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:30: Parallel Sessions: 3A – 3B – 3C – 3D – 3E – 3F – 3G – 3H

17:30 – 17:45: Coffee Break


17:45 – 19:15: Roundtable 1: “Gender and Migration in the American Continent”

  • Chair: Margarita Núñez, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico
  • Invited Speakers:
    • Estela Rivero, University of Notre Dame
    • Cecilia Menjívar, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

4 July 2024 THURSDAY

09:00 – 10:30: Plenary Session 1: “Migration and Data Science”

  • Chair: Alejandro Anaya, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico
  • Keynote Speaker:
    • Ingmar Weber, Saarland University, Germany
    • Eva Dziadula, University of Notre Dame, USA
    • Discussant: Alfredo Cuecuecha, Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla, Mexico

10:30 – 10:45: Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15: Parallel Sessions: 4A – 4B – 4C – 4D – 4E – 4F – 4G – 4H – 4I – 4J

12:15 – 12:45: Light Lunch – Brown Bag Break


12:45 – 14:00: Roundtable 2: “Labor integration of Migrant Workers” Sponsored by IOM

  • Chair: Laura Canche (IOM)
  • Invited Speakers:
    • Fabio Jimenez (IOM)
    • Pedro Paulo Orraca (Colef)
    • Pedro Casasalatriste  (Amcham)

14:15 – 15:45: Parallel Sessions: 5A – 5B – 5C – 5D – 5E – 5F – 5G – 5H – 5I – 5J

15:45 – 16:00: Coffee Break

16:00 – 18:00: Roundtable 3: “Migration Policy in Mexico and the USA”

  • Chair: Jorge Schiavon, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico
  • Invited Speakers:
    • Andrew Selee, Migration Policy Institute, USA
    • Silvia Giorguli, El Colegio de México, Mexico
    • Agustin Escobar Latapí, CIESAS Occidente, Mexico

4 July 2024 Thursday 19:30 – 21:30: Conference Gala Dinner


5 July 2024 FRIDAY

09:30 – 11:30: Plenary Session 2: “Migration and Climate Change” – Sponsored by the Center for Sustainable Development, CENTRUS at Universidad Iberoamericana.

  • Chair: José Alberto Lara Pulido, CENTRUS, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico
  • Keynote Speaker: Roman Hoffmann, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Austria
  • Discussant: Fernando Ríosmena, University of Texas, San Antonio, USA

11:30 – 11:45: Coffee Break

11:45 – 13:15: Parallel Sessions: 6A – 6B – 6C – 6D – 6E – 6F – 6G – 6H – 6I

13:15 – 14:15: Lunch Break

14:15 – 15:45: Parallel Sessions: 7A – 7B – 7C – 7D – 7E – 7F – 7G – 7H – 7I – 7J

15:45 – 16:00: Coffee Break


16:00 – 18:00: Roundtable 4: “Migration and Social Mobility in sending and receiving destinations” – Sponsored by Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias.

  • Chair: Roberto Vélez, Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias, Mexico
  • Invited Speakers:
    • Alfredo Cuecuecha, University of Notre Dame
    • Norma Fuentes Mayorga, City University of New York, USA
    • Discussant: Cesar Velázquez Guadarrama, Iberoamericana, Mexico

8 July 2024 MONDAY – VIRTUAL SESSIONS

[All Mexican Times – GMT/UTC: -06:00]

08:00 – 09:30: Parallel Sessions: Parallel Sessions: 8A – 8B – 8C – 8D – 8E – 8F   

09:30 – 10:00: Break

10:00 – 11:30: Parallel Sessions: 9A – 9B – 9C – 9D 

11:30 – 12:00: Break

12:00 – 13:30: Parallel Sessions: 10A – 10B – 10C – 10D – 10E 

13:30 – 14:00: Break

14:00 – 15:30: Parallel Sessions: 11A – 11B – 11C – 11D – 11E 

 


9 July 2024 TUESDAY – VIRTUAL SESSIONS

[All Mexican Times – GMT/UTC: -06:00]

08:00 – 09:30: Parallel Sessions: 12A – 12B – 12C – 12D – 12E – 12F – 12G 

09:30 – 10:00: Break

10:00 – 11:30: Parallel Sessions: 13A – 13B – 13C – 13D – 13E – 13F – 13G – 13H 


END OF THE PROGRAMME


Please note this programme is subject to change without notice.