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:




02 The impact of expanding access to early childhood education services in rural Indonesia
Prof. Dr. Menno Pradhan , Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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06 UNU Action Debate: ‘High Time for UN Reform?’ High-Level Reflections Ahead of the ‘Global Challenges Prize 2017: A New Shape’
, UNU-MERIT and Global Challenges Foundation
category: public lecture
venue: Aula, Maastricht University, Minderbroedersberg 4-6
time: 18:30 - 21:00
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13 Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2016: The region amid the tensions of globalization.
Nanno Mulder, CEPAL - Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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14 Migration Issues: The Canadian Experience
Canadian Ambassador to the Netherlands, Sabine Nölke,
category: public lecture
time: 12:00 - 13:30
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15 Why is productivity growth so low (in the 'Second Machine Age')?
Alfred Kleinknecht , Emeritus Professor of Economics
category: AE2/UNU-MERIT joint Macroeconomics Seminar series
venue: Room A0.24 (SBE, TS 53)
time: 12:00 - 13h30
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15 Using integration policy indexes to measure policy determinants and outcomes: The do's and don'ts for researchers
Thomas Huddleston, Migration Policy Group
category: Migration seminar
venue: Conference room 0.16-0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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18 Master's Open Day
category: Open day
venue: UNU-MERIT, Boschstraat 24, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 16:00
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22 Migration to the US from Mexico: The Experiences of a Mexican Diplomat
Mexican Ambassador to the Netherlands, Eduardo Ibarrola Nicolin,
category: public lecture
venue: Conference room 0.16/0.17
time: 12:00 - 13:30
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23 Knowledge recombination, firm networks and diffusion of ideas
Ivan Savin, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology & Université de Strasbourg
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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28-29 International Comparison of Knowledge Transfer Policies and Practices
category: workshop
venue: UNU-MERIT
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29 Mainstreaming integration governance: A critical analysis
Dr. Peter Scholten, Erasmus University Rotterdam
category: Migration seminar
time: 12:30 - 13:30
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30 How politics shapes development and why this matters: the role of incentives, ideas and coalitions
Prof. Sam Hickey, Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre & Global Development Institute, University of Manchester
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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06 Robots and Jobs: Technological unemployment in the ICT Revolution
Mark Knell, NIFU Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (room 0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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13 The Effect of Language Training on Immigrants' Economic Integration: Empirical Evidence from France
Dr. Biagio Speciale, Paris School of Economics, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room (0.16 & 0.17)
time: 12:00 - 13:00
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28-29 1st UNU-MERIT Internal Conference
category: Conference
venue: UNU-MERIT
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13-14 APPAM 2017 International Conference
category: Conference
venue: Crown Plaza, Brussels
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