Conferences and Workshops

During ALUM’s first years, we have organised major joint research and policy events hosted by various ALUM members; engaged and connected our students in the migration research field; commenced developing joint research projects and continuously informed network members of each other's' activities. In addition, the American University of Beirut organised an AUB Forum showcasing research-based policy interventions in Lebanon. 


Beirut, Lebanon

4th ALUM Research Conference, 6-7 November, 2017

AUB Forum: 'Innovative Responses to the Syrian Refugee Crisis' January 27, 2017

Siracusa, Italy

Siracusa I: 1st ALUM Research Conference, 18-19 April, 2016

Siracusa II: 3rd ALUM Research Conference, 25-26 April, 2017- Preliminary findings can be found here.


Siracusa III: 5th ALUM Research Conference, 21-23 May, 2018


Siracusa IIII: 4th ALUM Research Conference, 24-25 June, 2019


Mannheim, Germany

2nd ALUM Research/Policy workshop, November 3-4, 2016




Student-led UN style conference on Global Migration, May 6-8, 2016