12th IMISCOE Annual Conference – Geneva, June 25-27, 2015

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 12th IMISCOE Annual Conference
Geneva, June 25-27, 2015

Rights, Democracy and Migration – Challenges and Opportunities

The 12th IMISCOE conference is to take place in Geneva, 25-27 June 2015. The conference will cover the theme “Rights, Democracy and Migration”, and will be organised by the Institute for Demographic and Life Course Studies (University of Geneva), the Swiss Forum for Migration and Population Studies (University of Neuchâtel)  and & nccr – on the move.  The conference will be held on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of SFM, a long-standing IMISCOE member institute. The conference committee is chaired by Prof.Dr. Gianni D’Amato.

Keynote contributions will be addressed by Dawn Chatty, Giovanna Zincone, Rainer Bauböck, Michel Wieviorka and Andreas Wimmer.

The Geneva conference will host various types of sessions/events:

  • (a) individual paper proposals that are grouped into thematic sessions by the conference committee
  • (b) workshops, a.o. for book presentations, research projects and research-policy dialogue sessions
  • (c) research panels of minimum 3 and maximum 4 papers and a discussant
  • (d) a gallery featuring selected papers in the form of research posters


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