Rethinking US Immigration and Integration Policies from a Global, Comparative Perspective
- 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Eastern Time (US & Canada)
- By: Center for Migration Studies of New York
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, LLP
- Source: Immigration Advocates Network > IAN Nonprofit Resource Center
The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) announces its annual academic and policy symposium. With the presidential election imminent, CMS is devoting this event to a global, comparative and forward-looking analysis of US immigration law and policy. The event will include panel and keynote discussions on:
- Immigrant integration trajectories in the United States and Europe, and their implications for US policy development.
- Analysis of the factors driving migration to the United States and how a reformed US immigration policy might anticipate and respond to these conditions.
- Revisiting past blue ribbon commissions on immigration: their assumptions, findings and recommendations, and what has changed in the interim.
- Addressing the substance of legislation and executive action for a 21st century immigration policy
- Prospects for immigration reform: a discussion of the opportunities and challenges ahead
- Nancy Foner, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York
- Susan Martin, Donald G. Herzberg Professor Emeritus of International Migration, Georgetown University
- Douglas Gurak, Editor of the International Migration Review, Center for Migration Studies of New York
- Kevin Appleby, Senior Director of International Migration Policy, Center for Migration Studies of New York
…and many others soon to be announced.
To register, visit http://bit.ly/2016CMSSymposium. The conference fee of $50 includes breakfast, lunch and coffee/refreshments throughout the conference. However, discounts or fee waivers are available for qualifying registrants/organizations showing financial need. To apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.