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ECPR Standing Group on Organised Crime

2nd General Conference

7 - 8 JULY, 2017, UNIVERSITY OF BATH, UK

CONFERENCE THEME

Organised Crime Today: Networks, Routes and Criminal Partnerships

After the success of the ECPR Standing Group on Organised Crime’s first General Conference in Naples in December 2015, the Standing Group now welcomes the submission of abstracts for papers to our 2nd General Conference to be held at the University of Bath, UK, from 7 to 8 July 201. (more)

Key dates:

  • Submission of paper and panel abstracts: 20 March 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance: 1 April 2017
  • Registration opens: 1 April 2017
  • Early birds:  30 April 2017
  • Registration deadline: 1 June 2017

Email Contact: ecprsgocbath2017@gmail.com

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration & Breakfast bits08:303WN Foyer
2Professor David Galbreath welcoming Speech.9:30 - 10:003WN 2.1
3Keynote lecture: Organised Crime, Conflict and Politics: Arrangements of Convenience?ANNETTE IDLER 10:00 -11:003WN 2.1
4Keynote lecture: Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery in the UK.PAROSHA CHANDRAN 11:00-12:003WN 2.1
5Coffee break12.00-12:153WN Foyer
6Parallel Sessions I (Panels 1-3)12:15-13:453WN 3.7, 1W 2.104, 1W 2.01, 3WN 2.1
7Buffet & Inauguration of Giovanni Izzo's Photographic Experience13:45-14:303WN 3.8 & 3WN 3.7
8Roundtable I: Grey Areas in Environmental Crimes: Bringing the Debate forwards14:30-16:303WN 2.1
9Parallel Sessions II (Panels 4-6)16:45-18:153WN 3.7, 1W 2.104, 1W 2.01, 3WN 2.1
10Sky documentary: Exclusive (ROSS KEMP EXTREME WORLD SERIES)18.30-19.303WN 2.4
11Social dinner20:00Somerset Picnic in 4 East South & 'Alex in Chains', Live band until 23.00
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Parallel Sessions III (Panels 7-9)9:00-10:30          3WN 3.7, 1W 2.104, 1W 2.01, 3WN 2.1
2Coffee break10:30-11:00    3WN Foyer
3Roundtable II: Tackling Modern Slavery from different angles: Research and Practice.11:00-13:003WN 2.1
4BBQ Buffet13:00-14:00                                         BBQ near Lake
5Parallel Sessions IV (Panels 10-13)14:00-15:30                                         3WN 3.7, 1W 2.104, 1W 2.01, 3WN 2.1
6Parallel Sessions V (Panels 14-16)15:45-17:15                                          3WN 3.7, 1W 2.104, 1W 2.01, 3WN 2.1
7End of Conference & Discussion17:153WN 2.1

Keynote Speakers

ANNETTE IDLER

ANNETTE IDLER

Director of Studies, CCW, University of Oxford.

PAROSHA CHANDRAN

PAROSHA CHANDRAN

Human Rights Barrister at 1 Pump Court Chambers.

Photographic Experience

The Domitiana, Everyday Organized Crime and Life, Sounds and Images From a Road

A photographic experience by Giovanni Izzo and curated by Luca Palermo will take place during the ECPR SGOC Conference in July at the University of Bath as part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences’s 50th Anniversary Arcade Series. (more).

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Venue

Department of Politics, Languages
& International Studies
1 West North,
University of Bath,
Bath, BA2 7AY, UK

Transport

Bath is easily accessible by trains and coaches
London Heathrow (1½ hour)
Bristol Airport (1 hours)
Cardiff Airport (2 hours)

Accommodation

Campus Accommodation
available.

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Research Clusters

The Politics of Culture and Memory cluster &
Governance and Resistance cluster, PoLIS, University of Bath

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University of Bath

The university’s main campus is located on Claverton Down, a distance from the centre of Bath.

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PoLIS

Politics, Languages & International Studies (PoLIS) is one of the largest departments in the University.

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ECPR

The European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) is an independent scholarly association, established in 1970.

Organising Committee

Bill Tupman

University of Exeter, UK

Anna Sergi

University of Essex, UK

Felia Allum

University of Bath, UK

Stoycho Stoychev

University of Sofia, Bulgaria

Francesca Longo

University of Catania, Italy

Anita Lavogna

University of Southampton, UK

Diorella Islas

Univeristy of Bath, UK

Panos Kostakos

University of Oulu, Finland