Final Conference and Pre-Conference of the MOVE project “Pathways, Institutions, and Structural Effects of Youth Mobility in Europe”
University of Luxembourg , - Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Interested policymakers as well as migration & mobility researchers will have the opportunity to get
in touch with the nine partner institutes from across the EU that have contributed to the three-year
H2020 project, when they present their results on how to achieve the EU-goal of fostering young
people’s mobility and improving the conditions for mobility.
The organisers are also looking forward to the submission of numerous abstracts, of which a selected
number will present their results at the conference in individual presentations, as well as in larger
The conference will be a platform for exchange and discussion on youth mobility in Europe from
different perspectives, reflecting the challenges, risks and benefits of youth mobility in Europe. The presentation of the results of the overall research project will focus on strategies of mobility, the
fostering and hindering factors of mobility, as well as positive and negative effects, and describe
emerging patterns of mobility within the EU.
Pre-conference: 07 March 2018
Final conference: 08–09 March 2018
Six main topic streams will guide the flow of the conference:
- Mobility Policies and Politics,
- Mobility and Agency,
- Social Inequality and Youth Mobility,
- Regional Aspects of Mobility (focus on post-socialist countries),
- Economy and Youth Mobility,
- Culture and Youth Mobility.
International experts will contribute to the conference as they present the topics Youth and Mobility, Youth migration and precarious employment of young people, Economic perspective, Cross-border US/Mexico in comparison to third country immigration to the EU.
There will be a more informal get-together during the two social events in and around Luxembourg, as well as a dinner with the conference members.
Students, pupils and unemployed will receive a special, reduced price.
Submission of abstracts: 15 September 2017
Early Bird Registration: 15 January 2018
Registration: 15 February 2018
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