Conference Programme Overview
All times in BST (British Summer Time).
The full conference programme, with abstracts, speakers’ biographies and bibliography can be downloaded as a .pdf further below.
Day 1 – Wednesday, 30 June 2021
|9:30 – 10:15||Opening & Welcome|
|10:30 – 12:15||SESSION 1||International Experiences of Refugee Status Determination|
|Credibility I: Credibility Assessments and Discretion|
|12:15 – 13:15||Lunch Break|
|13:15 – 15:00||SESSION 2||Legal Representation, Legal Aid and Information|
|Credibility II: Religious Conversion Asylum Cases|
|The Challenges of Asylum Adjudication in Italy: Perspectives from the Field|
|15:15 – 17:00||Keynote||Prof. Nick Gill – ‘Inside Europe’s Asylum Appeals’|
Day 2 – Thursday, 1 July 2021
|9:30 – 11:15||SESSION 3||Vulnerability I: Vulnerability in Refugee Status Determination|
|Asylum in Europe and the Common European Asylum System (CEAS)|
|11:30 – 13:15||SESSION 4||Vulnerability II: Children in Refugee Status Determination|
|Asylum Determination and Adjudication in the UK|
|Country of Origin Information in Refugee Status Determination|
|13:15 – 14:15||Lunch Break|
|14:15 – 16:00||SESSION 5||Vulnerability III: Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation in Refugee Status Determination|
|Effects on Refugee Status Determination and Asylum Adjudication|
|16:15 – 17:45||Keynote||Prof. Ashley Terlouw – ‘The Dilemma of Discretion: Deciding by the Rules or by Heart in Asylum Cases?’|
Day 3 – Friday, 2 July 2021
|09:30 – 11:15||SESSION 6||Case Law and Evidence|
|Fairness and Access to Justice|
|11:30 – 13:30||Roundtable||Nick Gill (chair), John Campbell, Cristiano D’Orsi, Tobias Eule, Livia Johannesson, Rebecca Hamlin, Anthony Good, Austin Kocher, Ashley Terlouw, Helena Wray|
|13:35 – 14:00||Closing Remarks|
Download the conference overview and the full programme (with abstracts, presenters’ details and bibliography) here.
- Overview of all events with times (British Summer Time)
- Conference Programme with abstracts, speakers’ biographies and bibliography
(Final update: 6 July 2021).