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Here's a list of some conferences that Prof. İçduygu has hosted, attended and was invited to over the years.

Turkish Migration Policies: A Critical Historical Perspective

Metropolis, September 9-13, 2013, Tampere, Finland


Migrant Realities and State Responses: Rethinking International Migration Policies in Turkey

STIM workshop, August 22-23, 2013, Sydney University, Sydney, Australia

International Migration Policies, Irregular Migration and Asylum in Europe

Internazionale a Ferrara, October 4-6, 2012, Ferrara, Italy


When heterogeneities become inequalities: a re-reading of the identity politics in Turkey and in its diaspora communities in Europe

German Sociology Congress, October 1-4, 2012, Bochum University, Bochum, Germany.


Turkey’s Migration Transition from Emigration to Immigration:Implications for the EU-Turkey Relationship

50th Year Conference, September 24-25, 2011, Bogazici University – Koc University, İstanbul, Turkey.

Mapping Turkish International Migration Studies: Old Questions, New Challange

June 22, 2011, TurkMis, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

International Migration and Border Cities in the Mediterranean: İstanbul

Dipartimento di Scienze Sociali, Universita Degli Studi Di Napoli, May 9, 2011, Napoli, Italy.


Europe, Turkey, and International Migration: An Uneasy Negotiation

Migration Working Group, Eureopean University Institute, January 26, 2011, Florence, Italy.

Demography, International Migration, and the EU: A debate over the Turkish case

Council of Europe Parliamentary Committee on Migration and Asylum , March 17, 2011, Brussels, Belgium

Return migration: A debate over the Turkish case

1960-2010, IMISCOE Annual Conference, September 13-14, 2010, Liege, Belgium.

Civil Society in Turkey: An Overview

Annual Conference of the International Society for Third Sector Research, July 7-10, Istanbul, Turkey.


Forecasting International Migration in Turkey: Economic, Demographic, and  Political Implications for the EU-related Debates

CEESM Workshop, June 24,  2010, Warsaw, Poland.


Irregular Migration in Turkey and its Implications for the Mediterranean Basin

The 9th METU Conference on International Relations, May 20-22, 2010, Guzelyurt, Northern Cyprus.


International Migration and Development in Turkey: An Overview

Conference on Trans-Atlantic Perspectives on International Migration: Cross-Border Impacts and Socio-Political Responses, March 4-5, 2010, UTSA, Texas, USA.


Conditions of Return Migration In Turkey

Conference on Migration During An Era of Restriction, November 4-7, 2009, University Of Texas At Austin, USA.

Turkey’s Irregular Migration Systems And Resulting Migrant

Workshop on The Human Costs of Border Control in The Context Of EU Maritime Migration Systems, Insecure Borders, 25-27 October 2009, Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Research on International Migration in Turkey, 1923-2009,

MiReKoc Conference, Critical Reflections In Migration Research: Views From The South And The East, Koc University, October 7-9 2009, Istanbul, Turkey.


Turkey and Irregular Migration,

GMF Workshop on Irregular Migration in Libya and Other Me diterranean Countries, Libyan Academy of Science, 19-22 June 2008, Tripoli, Libya.


Irregular Migration in Turkey: An Overview

CARIM Thematic Session on Irregular Migration, European University Institute, 6-7 July 2008, Florence, Italy.


International Migration Debates within the Context of Turkey-European Union Relations

GMT Event, 29 May 2008, Berlin, Germany.

Rethinking the transit migration in Turkey reality and re-presentation in the creation of a migratory phenomenon

IMOSCOE Conference on Transit Migration in Europe, Koc University, 18-20 April 2008, İstanbul, Turkey.

Notes on the Issues of International Migrant Remittances in Turkey,

Conference on Migration, Remittances and Development, Foundation of Hassan II, 19-20 July 2007, Rabat, Morocco.

How to Balance the Interests of Countries of Destination and Origin?–Debating over the Turkish Case

Conference on Migration and Labour, IOM and GTZ, 12 June 2007, Berlin, Germany.

Migration and Development – Changing Paradigms: The Turkish Case, Conference on Migration and Development

IMEPO and OECD Development Center, 26-27 April 2007, Rhodes, Greece.


The Politics of International Migration in Turkey: Building and Keeping a Nation in a Globalizing World

Oxford University Compas Lecture, 1 March 2007, Oxford, the U.K.


Turkey’s Europeanization Process and Civil Society: Towards a Differentiated Analysis

Conference on Europeanization and Transformation: Turkey in the Post-Helsinki Era, Koç University, 2-3 December 2005, Istanbul, Turkey.


Transit Migration: an uncertain migration,

Stockholm University, October 2005, Stockholm, Sweden.


Migration From Turkey to Europe: A Debate of the Past, Present, and Future Within the Context of Turkey’s EU Membership

IUSSP Population Conference, July 2005, Tours, France.


Summer Institute on International Migration, Diversity and Cities of the Universiteit van Amsterdam,

15 June 2005, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


International Conference on Migration, Remittances and the Economic Development Sending Countries

The OECD and The Central Popular Bank Of Morocco, 23‑25 February 2005, Marrakech, Morocco.


Conference on EU-Turkey Relations: Perspectives from Turkey

Renner Institute,  25 November 2004, Vienna, Austria.


Transit Migration Conference

Trans-it Project, University of Crete, 21-24 October 2004, Crete, Greece.


Regional Conference on Migrants in Transit Countries

Council of Europe Meeting, 30 September -1 October 2004, Istanbul, Turkey.


GCIM Regional Hearing for the Mediterranean and the Middle East

13-14 September 2004, Cairo, Egypt.

2nd Pan-European Conference on EU Politics,

24-26 June 2004, Bologna, Italy.


Mediterranean Programme, Fifth Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting

24-28 March 2004, Florence and Montecatini Terme, Italy.


8th International Metropolis Conference

September 15-19, 2003, Vienna, Austria.

Research Colloquium on Illegal and Irregular Migration Issues, Humboldt University

12 November, 2002, Berlin, Germany.


Centre for European Constitutional Law (CECL RIGAS NETWORK Project 7th Workshop

10– 11 December 2001, Athens, Greece.


IUSSP General Population Conference

18-24 August 2001, Salvador, Brazil.


International Conference on Citizenship, State, and Identity in a Globalizing World

1-3 June, 2000, Ankara, Turkey.


Conference on Push and Pull Factors of International Migration

25-27 October 1999, Brussels, Belgium.


Conference on Nationalism, Identity and Minor Rights

16-19 September 1999, Bristol, UK.


UNESCO Conference on International Migration

16-19 August,1999, Warwick, UK.


Researching Culture and Conference

10-12 September 1999, London, UK.


Conference on Contemporary Turkey, Challenges of Change

20-21 June 1999, Tel Aviv, Israel.


Conference on Religion and Human Rights

14-16 March 1999, Sofia, Bulgaria.


Conference on International Migration, Challenges for European Populations

25-27 June 1998, Bare, Italy.


Workshop on Migration and Sustainable Livelihood

5-6 June 1998, Brigton, UK.


XXIIIrd General Conference of the International Union for Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)

11-17 October 1997, Beijing, PRC.


International Migration Conference of the History Foundation

June 6-8, 1997, Bolu-Gerede, Turkey.


IUSSP Conference on International Migration

May  7-10, 1997, Barcelona, Spain.


Arab Regional Population Conference

December 8-12, 1996, Cairo, Egypt.


Mediterranean Conference on Population, Migration and Development

October 15-17, 1996, Palma de Mallorca, Spain.


Conference on New Urban Forms, New Housing Forms

July 2-5, 1996, Brisbane, Australia.


Conference on Abortion Matters

March 27-29, 1996, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


Euroconference on Social Policy in an Environment of Insecurity

November 8-11, 1995, Lisbon, Portugal.


4th Turkish National Science Conference

November 1-3, 1995, Ankara, Turkey.


European Population Conference

4-8 September 1995, Milan, Italy.


Euroconference on Migration and Multiculturalism

August 30-September 2 1995, London, UK.


NIDI EUROSTAT, Workshop on the Root Causes of International Migration

14-16 December 1994, Luxemburg.


UNHCR – Refugee Law Workshop

16-18 November 1994, Ankara.


IPSA XVI. World Congress

21-25 August 1994, Berlin, Germany.


Conference `Global Politics: Setting Agendas for the Year 2000'

25-27 July 1994, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK.


XXIInd General Conference of the International Union for Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)

24/08-01/09 1993, Montreal, Canada.


3rd Turkish Social Science Conference

21-23 October 1992, Ankara, Turkey.


Australian Population Association 4th. National Conference

1988 Brisbane, Australia.

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