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The Migration Conference 2020 will be online

8 to 11 SEPTEMBER 2020

Please check here for the revised key dates for the conference and registrations.


Please note the programme is subject to change without notice. Registered participants will receive a digital copy of the programme. Previous year’s programme and abstracts can be found here: The Migration Conference 2019 Programme. and TMC2019 Book of Abstracts.


The Migration Conference 2020 Summary Programme:

8 – 11 September 2020 | Virtual Rooms | South East European University, Tetovo, N. Macedonia


8 September 2020, Tuesday | DAY 1

11:00 – 19:30: Registration
11:45-13:45  Welcome Reception and Opening Panel []

Welcoming Speeches:

  • Prof Abdylmenaf Bexheti, Rector, South East European University
  • Prof Ibrahim Sirkeci, Centre for Transnational Business and Management, Regent’s University London, UK (Chair)
  • Dr Memet Memeti, Faculty of Contemporary Social Sciences, South East European University, N. Macedonia (Hosting Chair)
  • Dr Merita Zulfiu-Alili, Faculty of Contemporary Social Sciences, South East European University, N. Macedonia (Chair)

Keynote Speeches:

  • Dr Martina Cvajner, University of Trento, Italy
  • “Labour market participation of immigrants and challenges in Finland”
    Prof Elli Heikkilä, Research Director, Migration Institute of Finland, Finland

13:45-14:00 – Break
14:00-15:30 – Parallel Sessions I
15:30-16:00 – Break
16:00-17:30 – Parallel Sessions II
17:30-18:00 – Break
15:30-17:00 – Parallel Sessions III
17:00-17:30 – Break
17:30-19:00Roundtable I: Migration Policy Challenges
Chair: TBC
Speakers:
– Giuseppe Brescia, Member of Parliament, Italy 
–  (tbc)
–  (tbc)


9 September 2020, Wednesday | DAY 2

11:00 – 19:00: Registration

11:45-13:45 – Plenary Session II [ ]
Keynote Speakers:

13:45-14:00 – Break
14:00-15:30 – Parallel Sessions IV
15:30-16:00 – Break
16:00-17:30 – Parallel Sessions V
17:30-18:00 – Break
15:30-17:00 – Parallel Sessions VI
17:00-17:30 – Break
17:30-19:00 – Parallel Sessions VII


10 September 2020, Thursday | DAY 3

11:00 – 19:00: Registration

12:00-13:30 – Parallel Sessions VIII
13:30-14:00 – Break

14:00-15:30 – Parallel Sessions IX
15:30-16:00 – Break
16:00-17:30 – Parallel Sessions X
17:30-18:00 – Break
15:30-17:00 – Parallel Sessions XI
17:00-17:30 – Break
17:30-19:00 – Parallel Sessions XII


11 September 2020, Friday | DAY 4

11:00 – 19:00: Registration

12:00-13:30 – Parallel Sessions XIII
13:30-14:00 – Break

14:00-15:30 – Parallel Sessions XIV
15:30-16:00 – Break
16:00-17:30 – Parallel Sessions XV
17:30-18:00 – Break
15:30-17:00 – Parallel Sessions XVI
17:00-17:30 – Break
17:30-19:30 Closing Roundtable III []
Chair: TBC
– Speakers TBC

END OF THE PROGRAMME


Please note this programme is subject to change without notice.