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:




01-03 EMAEE 2015 Conference: Globalisation, Innovation and Economic Change
category: Conference
venue: Maastricht, the Netherlands
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03 The evolution of beliefs and strategic behaviour
Daniel Opolot, UNU-MERIT
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
abstract
03 How to Prepare a Presentation
Robin Cowan, UNU-MERIT
category: METECH Seminar
venue: 4th floor, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 11:00
abstract
03 Stigma, Coercive Isomorphism and Pakistani Migrant Organizations in London, Toronto and New York City
Ali Chaudhary , University of California, Davis/International Migration Institute
category: Migration seminar
venue: Conference Room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
15 The Long-Run Effects of the Scramble for Africa
Stylianos Michalopoulos, Harvard University/Brown University
category: Joint UNU-MERIT/School of Governance Seminar
venue: Conference room
time: 12:30 - 13:30
abstract
15 GPAC2 Seminar
Khalid Koser, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 14:00 - 14:45
abstract
15 GPAC2 Seminar: International Migration
Ronald Skeldon, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 17:00 - 18:00
abstract
16 The economic and social effects of remittances and return migration in conflict-affected areas: The case of Burundi
Sonja Fransen, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
abstract
16 GPAC2 Seminar
Helmut Brand
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 09:30 - 10:15
16 GPAC2 Seminar
Melanie Hughes
category: PhD seminar
venue: Board Room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 10:30 - 12:00
16 GPAC2 lunch seminar
Jan Pronk, ISS
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 14:00
16 Natural Hazards and Education: The Impact of Floods on Primary School Education in Zambia
Ibrahim Conteh, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 16:00 - 17:30
abstract
17 Family-Member Migration and the Psychosocial Health Outcomes of Children in Moldova and Georgia
Michaella Vanore, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
abstract
17 GPAC2 Seminar: International organisations and global education governance
Louis Volante, Brock University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 11:15 - 12:00
abstract
17 Teacher-based reactivity to provincial large-scale assessment in Canada
Derek Copp, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 14:00 - 15:30
abstract
18 GPAC2 Seminar: Age and Poverty
Armando Bariendos, Brooks World Poverty Institute, University of Manchester, UK
category: PhD seminar
venue: Conference room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 16:30 - 17:30
abstract
18 GPAC2 Seminar
Markus Bugge
category: PhD seminar
venue: Board Room, Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 16:30 - 17:30
24 Living up to standards: Interoperability governance and standards adoption in government information networks
Florian Henning, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 14:00 - 15:30
abstract
25 Regional policies: convergence, trade and the allocation of public capital
Mehmet Guney Celbis, UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: PhD defence
venue: Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht
time: 12:00 - 13:30
abstract



27-07 Aug. Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes
category: Course
venue: Cape Town, South Africa
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02-03 EPIP 10: Intellectual Property in the Creative Economy
category: Conference
venue: University of Glasgow, UK
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10 Master's Open Day
UNU-MERIT / School of Governance
category: misc
venue: Keizer Karelplein 19, Maastricht
time: 10:00 - 16:00
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26-27 Call for Papers: Sustainable Development in Africa
category: Conference
venue: Dakar, Senegal
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