“Migrations: Interdisciplinary Challenges”
17 & 18 October 2019
University of Crete, Rethymno
The primary objective of the International Conference “Migrations: Interdisciplinary Challenges”, is to contribute to the establishment of an interdisciplinary dialogue on Migration. The conference is co-organized by the University of Crete Research Center for the Humanities, the Social and Education Sciences (UCRC) and the Regional Unit of Rethymnon/ Region of Crete, with the support of the Municipality of Rethymnon.
The scientific event will take place at the Gallos University Campus (Amphitheatre D3-7Α) in October 17 & 18, 2019 and will bring together internationally prominent scholars and researchers working on Migration from a diverse array of fields: Anthropology, History, Prehistoric Archaeology, Linguistics, Education Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, Psychology, Social Medicine, and Philosophy. Delving into different aspects of this intricate phenomenon, the conference will also strongly encourage interdisciplinary collaborations between experienced and young researchers in Greece and abroad.
For more information on the conference proceedings and its livestreaming option, please visit : https://keme.uoc.gr/
Co-organized by: UCRC & the Regional Unit of Rethymnon, Region of Crete
Supported by: the Municipality of Rethymnon
Sponsors: Rethymno Mare Hotels, Emmanuel Kugiumutzis (President of the World Council of Cretans), Cultural Crete USA, and the General Secretariat for Research and Technology
The University of Crete Research Center for the Humanities, the Social and Education Sciences is an interdisciplinary research unit supervised by the UoC Senate. It is home to Research Laboratories and Projects, as well as self-funded Postgraduate Studies Programmes, associated with the School of Humanities, the School of Social Sciences and the School of Education Sciences. UCRC aims to advance research excellence, to promote research information, and to support synergies and collaborations. Its scientific events focus on high-priority research topics and best research practices. UCRC is committed to linking theory to practice, and science to society.