Joint Book Launch: Migration and borders in a digital and datafied world

Joint Book Launch & Discussion 23 June 2022
Migration and borders in a digital and datafied world

Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 | 12-6pm (CET)
Sweelinckzaal 0.05, Utrecht University
Drift 21, 3512 BR Utrecht
+ MS Teams

You can register here:  (free)

Chaired by Koen Leurs
Coordination by Kinan Alajak

Come and join us for this hybrid afternoon event where we feature book talks, responses and open Q&A sessions with authors and editors.

  • Lilie Chouliaraki & Myria Georgiou
  • Huub Dijstelbloem
  • Saskia Witteborn
  • Albert Ali Salah, Emre Eren, Korkmaz & Tuba Bircan (eds.)

11.30 : Registration and light lunch Sweelinckzaal 0.05, Drift 21*
12:15: Opening Koen Leurs (Chair)
12:30: The Digital Border: Migration, Technology, Power | Lilie Chouliaraki & Myria Georgiou
Responses by: Huub Dijstelbloem and Sandra Ponzanesi

13:45: Borders as Infrastructure: The Technopolitics of Border Control | Huub Dijstelbloem
Responses by: Myria Georgiou and Albert Meijer

15:00: Unruly Speech: Displacement and the Politics of Transgression | Saskia Witteborn
Response by: Veronika Nagy and Nerina Boursinou

16:15 : Data Science for Migration and Mobility | Albert Ali Salah & Tuba Bircan
Responses by: Fran Meissner and Tijs van den Broek

*Drift 21 can be entered via Drift 27 (UU Library). Walk through the hallway, past the reception desk and
stairs, enter the courtyard via the glass doors on your right, Drift 21 is straight ahead, +- 250 meters.

More information: Joint Book Launch and Discussion Migration and Borders in a Digital and Datafied World

UU focus area Governing the Digital Society (GDS)
GDS Digital Migration Special Interest Group
Co-designing a fair digital asylum procedure research project
UU Graduate Gender Programme (GGeP)
Postcolonial Studies Initiative (PCI)