May 23-25, 2017, Summer Institute, Waterloo, ON. The Borders in Globalization Summer Institute in collaboration with the International Migration Research Centre is open to graduate students who are exploring skilled migration flows and barriers, and would like to receive mentorship from academics, government representatives, and other policy professionals.
BIG hosted four summer institutes in Montreal, Gatineau, Ottawa and Whitehorse in 2016. Our institutes connect students to policy-makers, academics and experts and provide a forum to discuss border issues in our different regions.
May 15-19, 2017. This doctoral/summer school will examine border, migration and related security issues from a Southern/Eastern Mediterranean and European Union (EU) perspective. Activities are aimed at engaging graduate students, young researchers, professors, and professionals from the public and private sectors.