Future Events


UNU-MERIT and its School of Governance organise a range of activities designed to stimulate academic debate, disseminate research findings, and facilitate knowledge sharing among researchers and policymakers. Regular workshops and training courses are also held as part of the research and policy analysis programme. Regular events include:




12 Do Funding Sources Complement? The Case of UK Cancer Research
Daniele Rotolo, SPRU, University of Sussex
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
19 The Effects of Productivity and Benefits on Unemployment: Breaking the Link
Alessio J. G. Brown , UNU-MERIT
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
19 Working as a research-based consultant in the field of Science, Technology and Innovation policies
Pim den Hertog, Dialogic innovatie & interactie
category: public lecture
venue: Room 1.23
time: 16:00 - 18:00
abstract
23 The relationship between immigrant political participation in receiving societies and transnational political engagement with countries of origin
Dr. Ali Chaudhary , Wolfson College, University of Oxford
category: Migration seminar
venue: 0.16/0.17
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
26 Innovation in Low Income Countries
Xiaolan Fu, University of Oxford
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
30 Journeys to Europe: the role of policy in migrant decision-making
Dr. Jessica Hagen-Zanker, Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
category: Migration seminar
venue: Conference room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract



02 The war at home: military service and domestic violence.
Tilman Brück , International Security and Development Center (ISDC)/ IGZ
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
06 Let's get real! How do we walk the talk to make STI work for SDGs?
Prof. Shyama V. Ramani et al., UNU-MERIT
category: External event
venue: Conference Room A in the UN Conference Building, NYC, USA
time: 18:15 - 19:30
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09 Money left on the table: large bank failures during the crisis
Jaap Bos, Maastricht University School of Business and Economics
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 14:30 - 15:30
abstract
16-17 9th Conference on Model-based Evidence on Innovation and DEvelopment (MEIDE)
category: Conference
venue: Moscow, Russia
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16 Sourcing from Conflict Regions: Policies to Improve Transparency in International Supply Chains
Oliver Lorz , RWTH Aachen University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
22 On guarding the welfare of clinical trial subjects while promoting novel drug innovation: A Game Theoretical Approach
Farida Lada, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
abstract
23 Book Launch: International Migration: A Very Short Introduction, 2nd Edition
Prof. Khalid Koser, UNU-MERIT
category: Migration seminar
time: 16:30 - 17:30
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24 Rural livelihoods, location and vulnerable environments: Approaches to migration in mountain areas of Latin America
Andrea Milan, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 14:45 - 16:15
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12-15 Measuring return and reintegration outcomes
category: Conference
venue: Poznan, Poland
abstract



08-19 Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes (Cape Town)
category: workshop
venue: Cape Town, South Africa
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05-06 Call for papers: Social protection systems – tying the knots
category: Conference
venue: Bonn, Germany
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03-14 Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes (Chiang Mai)
category: workshop
venue: Chiang Mai
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19-21 Call for Papers: New Perspectives on Transnational Living
category: Course
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