Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies

ACMES Research convention

Multiple Encounters: Europe in the Middle East / the Middle East in Europe

17Dec2018 08:30 - 19:30


On Monday 17 December, ACMES, in collaboration with ACES and ARTES, organizes a research convention open to all that are interested in research related to the Middle East in Europe and Europe in the Middle East. For more information and the exact program and participants, see the attachment. *Registration for this event is required. To register, send an email to: * lunch and drinks are included


8.30-9:00 Registration
Foyer Doelenzaal

9.00-9.15 Welcoming words & Introduction to the programme
Doelenzaal (C0.07)

9.15-10.45  Parallel sessions

1) Eastern European contacts with the Middle East
Potgieterzaal (C0.01)

2) Ethics, politics and academic freedom
Doelenzaal (C0.07)

10.45-11.00  Coffee break                                                 
Foyer  Doelenzaal

11.00-12.30  Parallel sessions

3) Producing and closing political space under conditions of authoritarianism
Doelenzaal (C0.07)

4) EU External relations and the MENA region
Vondelzaal (C1.08)

12.30-13.30 Lunch
Foyer Doelenzaal

13.30-15.00 Parallel sessions

5) Migrations and Refugees
Belle van Zuylen (C1.13)

6) Historical encounters (part 1)
Potgieterzaal (C0.01)

15.00-15.15 Coffee Break
Foyer Doelenzaal


7) Historical encounters (part 2)
Doelenzaal (C0.07)

16.45-17.00 Coffee Break
Foyer Doelenzaal

17.00-18.00 Closing panel in a plenary session
Doelenzaal (C0.07)

18.00 Reception drinks
Foyer Doelenzaal



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