16th November 2015 – The new migration and asylum policy in Europe

More Europe in this Union? The future of immigration and asylum policy in Europe
Joint event with New Europeans

16th November 2015

VIDEO INTERVIEWS WITH SPEAKERS:
 Video message by Peter Sutherland KCMG, President of the Federal Trust and UN Special Representative of the Secretary General for Migration and Development:

Dipti Pardeshi, Chief of Mission, International Organization for Migration, London Office:

Professor Brad Blitz, Senior Fellow at the Global Migration Centre, The Graduate Institute, Geneva:

Tim Finch, Coordinator, National Refugees Welcome Board:

Christien van den Anker, Associate Professor in Politics at the University of West England:

Audrey Cherryl Mogan, The Aire Centre:

Roger Casale, Founder and Director, New Europeans:

PROGRAMME

Keynote address

Dipti Pardeshi
Chief of Mission, International Organization for Migration, London Office

Panel 1: Not enough Europe in this Union?  – Implications of the refugee crisis for EU asylum and immigration policy

Professor Brad K. Blitz
Senior Fellow at the Global Migration Centre, The Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland
Aleksandra Chrzanowska

Association for Legal Intervention Warsaw
Tim Finch
Coordinator, National Refugees Welcome Board

Panel 2: Opportunity or threat – Migration, citizenship and the European social model

Jonathan Portes
Principal Research Fellow, NIESR
Christien van den Anker
Associate Professor in Politics at the University of West England

Panel 3: Changing the narrative – Is there a European identity crisis?

Alan Anstead
Co-ordinator, UK Race and Europe Network
Audrey Cheryll Mogan
The Aire Centre
Nazek Ramadan
Director, Migrant Voice
Philipp von der Wippell
Project Together, Munich