Odysseus Network Annual Conference
1 February 2018
Venue: ULB, Brussels
Discussion participant, conference “Conflict and compromise: Between Law and Politics in EU Migration and Asylum Policies”
First Tomsk Anthropological Forum other
15-17 September 2016
Venue: National Research Tomsk State University, Tomsk (Russia)
Panel discussant, “Academic migration and mobility”
Invited presentation “Differentiated (Non)involvement: Tajikistan’s Emigrant Policies”, conference“Migration Bridges in Eurasia”, Institute of Socio-Political Research, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 13-14 October 2015.
Paper “Policies and Practices of (Non)involvement: Tajikistan, its Labour Emigrants and “Diaspora(s)”, European Research Council project seminar “Overseas Citizens”, University of Amsterdam, 21-22 September 2015.
Paper “Migration Policy Transfer to ‘Disobliging’ Neighbours: Understanding EU Relations with Libya and Russia”, Council for European Studies (CES Columbia) annual conference, Paris, 8-10 July 2015.
Paper “Unequal Governors: States, International Organisations and NGOs as Governors of Migration in Central Asia and Beyond”, British International Studies Association Annual Conference 2015, London, 17-19 June 2015.
Paper “A Reluctant Governor? The EU and Migration Governance in Central Asia”, Jean Monnet Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Union conference “Security in the European Union and its Neighbourhood: Challenges and Policy Responses”, University of Dundee, United Kingdom, 15-16 June 2015.
Section chair, “Different Perspectives on Migrants’ Integration”, conference “Reframing the Migration Debate”, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, 12 June 2015.
Panel discussant, “Critical investigations into sites of migration management”, conference “Producing Knowledge on Migration: Methodology, Epistemology, Ethics”, University of Paris XIII – CNRS, Paris, 28-29 May 2015.
“Self-Legitimation through Knowledge Production and Partnerships: International Organizations as Migration Governors in Central Asia”, workshop “The Quest for Legitimacy in World Politics – International Organizations’ Self-Legitimations”, the 43rd ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops, Warsaw, 29 March – 2 April 2015.
Paper “International Organisations as Global Migration Governors: Governing Migration in Central Asia”, OSCE cross-border research conference “Border Security: Globalization and the Challenges of Migration”, OSCE Border Management Staff College, Dushanbe (Tajikistan), 17-21 November 2014.
Invited presentation “A vicious triangle: visa and readmission issues in EU-Russia-Central Asia relations”, MIGRINTER/CNRS conference “Politiques européennes des visas: des frontières intelligentes ?”, University of Poitiers, France, 12-14 November 2014.
Paper “Migration Policy Transfer to “Disobliging” Neighbours: Understanding EU Relations with Libya and Russia” (co-authored by Emanuela Paoletti), METROPOLIS conference, Milan, 3-7 November 2014.
Paper “Reinvention of migration governance by international organisations: the case of Central Asia”, conference “Social mobilisations and geopolitics in Central Asia”, co-organised by the French Institute for Central Asian Studies and Sciences Po, Paris, 14-15 October 2014.
Paper “International Organisations in the Absence of a Global Migration Regime: Towards Governor-Centred Research on Global Migration Governance”, European Consortium for Political Research 8th General Conference, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 3-6 September 2014.
Section chair, “Contemporary Security Challenges”, European Consortium for Political Research 8th General Conference, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 3-6 September 2014.
Paper “The role of international organisations”, workshop “The Global Governance of Irregular Migration and Asylum: Universal Norms, Transnational Challenges, Regional Actors”, Global Governance Programme, European University Institute, Florence, 30 June 2014.
Paper “International Organisations and Migration Governance in Central Asia”, ASEEES-CESS Joint Regional Conference, Nazarbayev University, Astana, 22-24 May 2014.
Paper “International Organizations in the Absence of a Global Migration Regime: Towards Governor-Centred Research on Global Migration Governance”, XV April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, 1-4 April 2014.
Paper “Migration Governance in the Post-Soviet Space: International Organisations and the Use of Knowledge”, Society for Applied Anthropology annual conference, Albuquerque (USA), 18-22 March, 2014.
Paper “The role of knowledge and partnerships in the EU action against human trafficking in the post-Soviet space” (co-authored by Andrey Leonov), Council for European Studies annual conference, Washington D.C. (USA), 14-16 March, 2014.
Paper “The EU and Internationalisation of Migration Policy-Making in the Post-Soviet Region”, Faculty of Social Sciences Migration Research Group Launch – International Symposium “Patterns and Pathways in European Union Migration and Mobility since 2004”, University of Sheffield, 31 January 2014.
Research report “Overcoming Borders: On Visa Facilitation and Liberalization Report of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum” (together with Prof. Peter Van Elsuwege), Open Discussion, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, 5 November 2013.
Paper “International Organisations in the Absence of a Global Migration Regime: Role of the EU”, UACES annual conference, Leeds (UK), 2-4 September 2013.
Paper “The European Union and International Migration Governance in Central Asia”, 20th International Conference of Europeanists “Crisis and Contingency: States of (In)stability”, Amsterdam, 25-27 June 2013.
Paper “Patterns of Labour Migration and Migration Policy in Central Asia” (together with Prof. Sergey Ryazantsev), Migration Policy Centre Annual Conference, European University Institute, Florence, 21-23 June 2013.
Invited presentation “La coopération UE- Russie en matière de migrations : visas, réadmissions, frontières”, the joint seminar “Regards croisés franco-russes sur l’actualité du droit international et européen” co-organised by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence (University of Grenoble) and the Jean Monnet Chair in European Law (Nizhny Novgorod State University), 25 March 2013.
Round table speaker, ‘Migration Regulation in the EU-Russia Cooperation’, European University in Saint-Petersburg, 16 November 2012.
Speaker, ‘Third Pan-European seminar on European Area of Freedom, Security and Justice’, Federal Baltic State University, Kaliningrad, 26 October 2012.
Paper “The European Union and International Migration Governance in Central Asia: Everybody’s Business is Nobody’s Business?”, UACES Annual Conference, Passau (Germany), 2-5 September 2012.
Invited presentation “The External Dimension of EU Migration Policy: Eastern Turn and Role of Russia”, the XVII Annual Seminar of The Network of Ethnological Monitoring and Early Warning (EAWARN)“Multiethnic societies and contemporary state”, Trieste (Italy), 15-20 November 2011.
Paper “Pushing the Crisis to the East: Co-opting Russia for the EU Migration Management”, WISC conference, Porto, 17-20 August 2011.