Programme

The Migration Conference 2017 Programme

23 - 26 August 2017 | Harokopio University, Athens, Greece

Detailed tentative conference programme will be announced here


23 August 2017, Wednesday | OPENING DAY

12:30 – 18:00: Registration [Reception]


13:30 – 15:00: Opening Plenary Session I[Auditorium 1]

Welcoming speeches
Ibrahim Sirkeci, Regent's University London, UK
Apostolos Papadopoulos, Harokopio University Athens, Greece
Migration Research and Data
"Gallup World Poll Migrant Acceptance Index"
Neli Esipova, Gallup World Poll, USA


15:00 – 15:30: BREAK


15:30 – 17:30: Plenary Session II [Auditorium 1]
Keynote Speeches
"Migration when social preferences are ordinal: Steady state population distribution, and social welfare"
Oded Stark, University of Bonn, Germany
"The Other Side of Transnationalism. A Sociology of Disaffiliation"
Giuseppe Sciortino, University of Trento, Italy


17:30 – 18:00: BREAK


18:00 – 19:30: Plenary Session III [Auditorium 1]
Roundtable: Migration Policy and Media
Chaired by Apostolos Papadopoulos, Harokopio University, Greece


24 August 2017, Thursday | DAY 2


09:00 – 17:00: Registration [Reception]


09:00 – 10:30: Parallel Sessions I Session Program
10:30 – 10:50: BREAK
10:50 – 12:20: Parallel Sessions II Session Program
12:20 – 14:00: LUNCH BREAK
14:00 – 15:30: Parallel Sessions III Session Program
15:30 – 15:50: BREAK
15:50 – 17:20: Parallel Sessions IV Session Program
17:20 – 17:40: BREAK
18:40 – 19:10: Parallel Sessions V Session Program


25 August 2017, Friday | DAY 3


09:00 – 17:00: Registration [Reception]


09:00 – 10:30: Parallel Sessions VI Session Program
10:30 – 10:50: BREAK
10:50 – 12:20: Parallel Sessions VII Session Program
12:20 – 13:40: LUNCH BREAK
13:40 – 15:10: Parallel Sessions VIII Session Program
15:10 – 15:30: BREAK
15:30 – 17:00: Parallel Sessions IX Session Program
17:00 – 17:20: BREAK
17:20 – 18:50: Parallel Sessions X Session Program

BREAK


20:00 – 22:00: GALA DINNER AND PRIZES
venue to be confirmed

Athens
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26 August 2017, Saturday | DAY 4


09:00 – 17:00: Registration [Reception]


09:00 – 10:30: Parallel Sessions XI Session Program
10:30 – 10:50: BREAK
10:50 – 12:20: Parallel Sessions XII Session Program
12:20 – 14:00: LUNCH BREAK
14:00 – 15:30: Parallel Sessions XIII Session Program
15:30 – 15:50: BREAK
15:50 – 17:20: Parallel Sessions XIV Session Program
17:20 – 17:40: BREAK
18:40 – 19:10: Parallel Sessions XV Session Program


Please note this programme is subject to change without notice.