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The Migration Conference 2019


The Migration Conference 2019 - Call for Papers 

Submissions, latest by 31 Jan. 2019 here:

On behalf of The Migration Conference Organizing Committee, we cordially invite you to the 7th conference in the series which will take place in Bari, Italy from 18 to 20 June 2019.

The conference is organised in thematic streams of parallel sessions inviting contributions from all disciplines on topics including migration, migrant populations, diasporas, migration policies, Brexit, Trump, labour migrations, refugees, integration, acculturation, xenophobia, discrimination, economic impacts, development, remittances as well as non-migrants and the wider impact of human mobility on sending, transit and receiving societies. The Conference programme of usually comprises keynote speeches, invited talks, oral presentations, poster presentations, exhibitions and workshops. The TMC encourages friendly and frank exchanges to foster research and scholarship in migration studies. 

Every year, along with a large body of academics, there are representatives of media, NGOs and policy makers joining us in special panels and roundtables.

Proposals for special sessions/panels and workshops are also welcome. 

The main language of exchange is English, however, we also encourage full special panels in other languages, particularly in Spanish, Italian, Turkish and Eastern European languages.

*Abstract Submission Guidelines*

All papers presented at the conference must be original. Structured abstracts (up to 500 words) are welcome.

Structured long abstracts should state clearly the objectives, referring to relevant literature, methods, results and conclusions of the work, and should be no more than 500 words in length. Up to 6 key references cited in the abstract can be given and these are not included in the word count.

   * A maximum of 500 words excluding references.
   * Microsoft Word documents only
   * A4-page formatted
   * 2.5cm margins on all sides
   * Single spaced
   * 12-point Times Roman font (the title, which must be 14-point Times

*For more details and to submit abstract please visit: