10. European Weekend School (2012)

EUROPEAN WEEKEND SCHOOL 2012
“EU’s Chronic Dilemma: Migration”
10-12 May 2012
Center for European Studies
“Jean Monnet Center of Excellence”Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey

In memory of Osman Tuncel…

10 MAY 2012, THURSDAY

Venue: Bogazici University, South Campus
Student Activities’ Hall, Demir Demirgil Conference Room

09.30 – 10.00: Opening

Elvin Vural
Center for European Studies Student Forum, President

10.00 – 10.30: Welcoming Remarks

Hakan Yılmaz
Boğaziçi University Center for European Studies, Director

10.30 – 11.15: Keynote Addresses

“Tales of Immigration Cities”

Joost Lagendijk
Senior Advisor at Istanbul Policy Center, Sabancı University
Former Green Left Member of the European Parliament
Joint Chairman of the Turkey-EU Parliamentarians Delegation

Tansel Kaya
Member of Parliament of Metropolitan City Istanbul
Commission of Foreign Affairs, President

11.15 – 11.30: Q & A 

11.30 – 12.00: Coffee Break

12.00 – 13.30: Panel – 1

Changing Dynamics of EU #1: “The Impact of Rising Conservatism on Migration and Immigrants”

Chair: Kemal Kirişci
Bogazici University, Professor

Barbara Pusch
Orient-Institute Istanbul, Research Associate

Christal Morehouse
Bertelsmann Foundation, Senior Project Manager

Dilek Çınar
Bogazici University, Professor

13.30 – 14.00: Q & A

14.00 – 15.30: Lunch

15.30 – 16.30: Parallel Sessions #1 (Student Workshops)

16.30 – 19.00: Free Time

19.00 – 23.00: Cocktail Prolongé at Kennedy Lodge, Bogazici University

11 MAY 2012, FRIDAY

Venue: Bogazici University, South Campus
Social Hall/Student Activities’ Hall, Demir Demirgil Conference Room

10.00 – 11.30: Panel – 2

Changing Dynamics of EU #2: “Expectations and Experiences of New Member and Future Member States on Migration Issues”

Chair: Hakan Yılmaz
Bogazici University, Professor

Marietje Schaake
Member of the European Parliament

Franck Düvell
Center on Migration, Policy and Society, Senior Researcher
Jean Monnet Center for European Studies, University of Bremen

Gerald Knaus
Founding chairman of the European Stability Initiative (ESI)

11.30 – 11.45: Q & A

11.45 – 12.00: Coffee Break

12.00 – 13.00: Parallel Sessions # 2 (Student Workshops)

13.00 – 14.00: Lunch

14.00 – 15.30: Panel – 3

“Migration Policy of the EU in the Light of Arab Spring”

Chair: Kemal Kirişci
Bogazici University, Professor

Elizabeth Collett
Center on Migration, Policy and Society, Research Associate

Philippe Fargues
Euro-Mediterranean Consortium for Applied Research of International Migration of the European University Institute, Director

Ibrahim Awad
American University of Cairo, Professor
Center for Migration and Refugee Studies of the American University of Cairo, Director

15.30 – 15.45: Q & A

15.45 – 16.00: Coffee Break

16.00 – 17.00: Parallel Sessions #3 (Student Workshops)

17.00 – 19.00: Free Time

19.00 – 23.00: Departure from Bebek for Ferry Party on the Bosphorus

12 MAY 2012, SATURDAY

Venue: Bogazici University, South Campus
Albert Long Hall, Kriton Curi Conference Room

10.30 – 11.30: CESSF Student Presentations

11.30 – 12.00: Q & A

12.00 – 13.00: Presentations by Parallel Session Delegates

13.00 – 13.30: Evaluation

13.30 – 15.00: Lunch

15.00 – 16.00: Closing Remarks and Certificate Ceremony

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