10th Turkish Migration Studies (TurkMiS) Workshop ‘The migration transition of Turkey – from an emigration to an immigration country. New realities, new policy challenges’ 28 March Friday, 2014, Hacettepe University, Sıhhıye Campüs, Ankara, Turkey Programme 9.30 Arrival, registration and tea/coffee 10.00 Welcome and Introduction Murat Erdogan (HUGO), Franck Düvell (COMPAS/TurkMiS) 10.15 -11.30 Panel I IMMIGRATION TO TURKEY I Chair: Ahmet Icduygu (Koc University, Istanbul) ‘The Migration of Russians and Azerbaijanis to Antalya (Turkey): Who are they? Why are they here?’ E. Murat Özgür, Ayla Deniz, Derya Hasta, M. Murat Yüceşahin, Sutay Yavuz, Ankara University ‘International Retirement Migrants. Guests and Hosts: Two Sides of the Coin’, Canan BALKIR, Department of EU Studies, Dokuz Eylül University, İzmir; İlkay SÜDAŞ, Ege University, Department of Geography, Izmir ‘Negotiating Modernity, European-ness and “Home” in the Germany-Turkey Transnational Social Field’, Susan Beth Rottmann, Department of Sociology, Boğaziçi University 11.30-11.45 Coffee break 11.45-13.00 Panel II IMMIGRATION II Chair: Franck Düvell ‘Transnational Afghan Lives in Pakistan and Turkey: Insecurity, Networks, and Building Modernity’, Sanaa Alimia, Department of Politics and International Studies, SOAS, London ‘Recent Changes for Migratory Explanation: Feminization and Rotational Form in Moldovan Migration’, Bayram Unal, Department: Sociology, University of Binghamton, Nigde University ‘Stuck on the way to Europe? Iranian transit migrants and the factors that influenced their decision to settle down in Turkey’, Judith Zijlstra, University of Amsterdam 13.00 14.15 Lunch break 14.15-15.45 Panel III DIVERSITY, SOCIAL COHESION & ITS TROUBLES Chair: (tbc) ‘New migrations, new diversities and transformations of urban space in Istanbul’, Kristen Biehl, University of Oxford ‘Understanding socio-economic situation of international students at Turkish universities’, Farkhad Alimukhamedov, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Turgut Özal University, Ankara ‘Understanding Negative Attitudes towards Immigrants: A Comparative Analysis’, Emre Erdoğan & Pınar Uyan Semerci, İstanbul Bilgi University ‘Portrays of African Migrants in Newspapers: The Case of Turkey in 2013’, Emel Mutlu, Yıldız Technical University, Istanbul 15.45-16.00 Coffee break 16.00-17.15 Panel IV MIGRATION GOVERNANCE Chair: Murat Erdogan ‘Turkey’s visa policy: migration-mobility nexus’, Meral Acikgoz, IOM, Ankara ‘Counter-Trafficking Policy and Immigrant Rights in Turkey’, Stephanie J. Nawyn, Michigan State University; Nur Banu Kavakli Birdal, Istanbul Kemerburgaz University ‘The Externalities of the EU Migration Regime: Turkey and “Unwanted” Migrants’, Burcu Toğral Koca, Eskişehir Osmangazi University 17.15 -17.30 CONCLUSION Ahmet Icduygu, Koc University, Istanbul 17.30 – 18.00 CLOSING Franck Düvell, Murat Erdogan Format of the workshop Full draft papers shall be sent by 18 March, papers will be circulated to participants in advance. Paper gives are expected to only summarise and present the main arguments of their paper within 15 minutes as to give ample time for discussion.