From 16 May 2019 09:00 to 17 May 2019 13:00

2nd Workshop on "Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy"

Economic Urban Transitions (EUT) at the Department of Human Geography and Planning of Utrecht University is pleased to announce the 2nd workshop on “Migration, Globalization and the Knowledge Economy”, to be held in Utrecht, May 16-17, 2019.

A non-exhaustive list of topics of interest includes:

  • High-skilled migration and innovation
  • Diversity and innovation
  • Diasporas and knowledge diffusion
  • The mobility decisions of skilled migrants
  • Temporary migration and knowledge sharing
  • Migration and innovation-based start-ups formation
  • Migration flows and MNC
  • Skill-selective migration policies
  • Historical studies of skilled migration

 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

  • INA GANGULI,  UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS Amherst
  • UFUK AKCIGIT,  UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

 KEY DATES

  • Submission 20/12/2018-31/3/2019
  • Acceptance notification 10/4/2019
  • Registration 16/4/2019-2/5/2019
  • Workshop dates 16-17/5/2019
Start date and time
16 May 2019 09:00
End date and time
17 May 2019 13:00