PREDICTING MIGRATION: Challenges, Opportunities and PoliciesJune 21-22, 2022Brussels & Online Тhe ITFLOWS Consortium will hold an international conference entitled PREDICTING MIGRATION: Challenges, Opportunities and Policies. It will take place in person (hosted by the Centre for European Policy Studies, CEPS in Brussels) and virtually on June 21 and 22, 2022. The two-day conference will engage … Continued

ITFLOWS Project Coordinator participated in a seminar organised by COMPAS (University of Oxford)

ITFLOWS Scientific Coordinator, Dr Cristina Blasi (UAB), presented the main features of our project and particularly the objectives, scope and functionalities of the EUMigraTool (EMT) as part of the Work-in-Progress seminar series (WIPS). The session was organised by The Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), a research centre at the University of Oxford. During … Continued

ITFLOWS participates in Workshop on Complex Data in the Study of Politics and Conflict

This 2-day Workshop took place on the 18 & 19 November, and aimed at bringing these experiences together and develop a network of experts working on related problems from different perspectives. The Workshop was technical innature and therefore targeted at practitioners or researchers in fields like economics, political science, data science, computer science or remote … Continued

Drivers, patterns and governance of mixed migration in the EU and its wider region

From the Taliban’s takeover of power following the withdrawal of NATO troops from Afghanistan, to the protracted conflicts in Syria and Libya, from the on-going armed clashes in the Tigray region to the turmoil following the coup d’état in Mali, and from the prolonged crisis in Venezuela to the recent political unrest in the Caribbean, … Continued


The European Consortium For Political Research (ECRP) General Conference took place from the 30 August – 3 September 2021. ITFLOWS researchers Lenka Drazanova and Jerome Gonnot, from the European University Institute (EUI), participated in the event, entitled “Who deserves what and why? The driving forces behind public opinion towards immigrants’ integration“. During this event they … Continued

ITFLOWS Researchers will participate in the Global Borderlands conference

On Saturday 18 September 2021 at 9:00 CET, ITFLOWS is participating in the online conference Global Borderlands: getting to the core of crimmigration, that begins on Thursday 16 and finishes on Saturday 18 September 2021. Cristina Blasi (Coord.), Colleen Boland (UAB), Daniel Morente (UAB), Madalina Moraru (BUL) and Alexandra Xanthaki (BUL) will present in a … Continued

ITFLOWS First Annual Meeting

ITFLOWS Project will have its First Annual Meeting in an online format with events spread throughout the month of September. On 10 September, the Consortium will gather for a one-day internal meeting to take stock of the work done in the first year of the project and to discuss next steps and dissemination strategies. This … Continued

Predictive AI technologies for migration governance: An ITFLOWS EUMigraTool Symposium

When: 16 September 2021, 11:00 – 13:00 CEST Format: Virtual – Zoom International migration governance, increasingly a policy priority, is a complex field involving multiple actors across multi-level global migration networks. Predictive artificial intelligence (AI) technologies have been identified as a promising new set of tools to anticipate and manage future migration flows. The feasibility … Continued

Cristina Blasi participates in the Peer Learning of the Working Group on Alternatives to Detention (ATD) within the United Nations Network for Migration (UNNM)

The IOM’s work on ATD is detailed at the ATD Toolkit, prepared by the International Migration Law (IML) Unit. More information on the UNNM Thematic WG can be found here. Dr. Cristina Blasi, coordinator of ITFLOWS, has joined today the Working Group on the Alternatives to Detention (ATD) and participated in the peer learning session of the United Nations … Continued

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