The MacEachen Institute for Public Policy and Governance, in collaboration with the Borders in Globalization Network, will be holding a round table discussion on Ports and Shipping in Atlantic Canada on Wednesday March 28th, 2018 at Dalhousie University. The event will feature presentations from Michael Ircha (University of New Brunswick and Carleton University) and Jeff Collins (BIG PhD student, Carleton University...
Thursday, April 19, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, April 21, 2018 (All day)
Geoffrey Hale (University of Lethbridge) will lead a workshop for authors on border movements (flows) and governance for a book project tentatively entitled Borders in Motion: Canada's International Policy Relations in an Era of Political and Economic Uncertainty . The workshop will take place at the Banff Centre on 19-21 April, 2018.
Organized by the Jean Monnet Network, this workshop will bring together scholars and policymakers to discuss border and migration policy in Japan. Panels will feature Japan-based experts, as well as other international BIG partners. Workshop program and details to be released soon.
École nationale d'administration publique (ENAP), Montreal
Monday, April 30, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, May 5, 2018 (All day)
Programme Préliminaire This summer school, which will bring together researchers and practitioners from both sides of the Canada-US border, aims to familiarize participants with issues and approaches related to the study of cross-border security. It will focus on the dynamics of cooperation at all levels of government, incorporating a practical reflection on cooperation in border areas such as ports, airports and...
Emerging scholars and policy professionals invited to apply for a Visiting Research Fellowship. This joint appointment between two universities with established border studies programs offers a unique opportunity to conduct cross-border, policy-relevant research in the Cascadia border region.
One day workshop in Brussels to examine external borders in the EU. The workshop is part of a Jean Monnet Network grant comparing and contrasting border, migration and security policies in the EU with Canada and Japan. BIG is co-funding all Network activities.