The Turkish Migration Conference 2015 online paper submission system is now open.
Please submit your abstracts latest by 2
4 January 2015. Please follow the guidelines for submissions.

Click here to submit your paper.

Charles University Prague and the organisers look forward to welcoming you to Prague. In the heart of
Europe Prague offers a unique location for the conference. We are preparing an exciting programme for you
including a welcome reception. We look forward to seeing you in Prague in June 2015.

Click here for TMC Full Paper Template (docx).

Submission Guidelines

Please go to easychair submission page and sign in or if you do not have an easychair account, sign up for an
account first and complete your author registration.

All papers, title pages and reference pages must be submitted as Word documents when possible.

Format: There is a 7-page format for complete papers and a 4-page format for working papers.
Number of papers: Authors may submit no more than 2 single authored papers or 3 co-authored papers in
Please use the conference full paper template and the guidelines available


Abstracts should state briefly and clearly the objectives, methods, results and conclusions of the work, and
should be no more than 300 words in length.


These must be original papers.
A maximum of 7 pages including abstract, appendices and references.
Microsoft Word documents
A4-page formatted
2.5cm margins on all sides
Single spaced
12-point Times Roman font (the title, which must be 14-point Times Roman).

Working papers

These must be original
A maximum of 4 pages including abstract, appendices and references.
Microsoft Word documents
A4-page formatted
2.5cm margins on all sides
Single spaced
12-point Times Roman font (the title, which must be 14-point Times Roman).


These must be in PowerPoint format, and have a maximum file size of 10Mb
Posters should be A1 format and printed on a single panel
The text should be around 25 point, with main headings no smaller than 36 point
Please avoid overloading your posters as cluttered posters are difficult to follow and extra space allows to
highlight key points.

Special Sessions

Session proposals should be sent to the conference chair via email.
Please try to be brief and identify potential or agreed presenters for your session.

Terms and Conditions

Authors agree to abide by the following terms and conditions associated with submitting an abstract and/or
paper for the TMC 2015 Conference:

The deadline for submission of abstracts and papers is indicated on the Conference website. All abstracts and
papers will be peer-reviewed by members of the Conference Committee and/or external reviewers when
All abstracts and papers should be in English as the language of the conference is English.
All abstracts and papers submitted should follow the submission guidelines.
The decision of the TMC 2015 Conference Chair in relation to the acceptance of the papers is final.
Authors will be notified of the decision following the review process.
By submitting an abstract/paper to be reviewed, the author(s) are indicating that at least one of the authors
will attend the conference and present the paper. Any papers not presented by an author/co-author will not
be included in the conference programme and proceedings
All attendant presenters must register for the TMC 2015 Conference latest by 11 June 2015, or their paper
will be assumed withdrawn.
Successfully refereed papers may be published in the TMC 2015 Conference Proceedings which will be
available online from the Conference website following the Conference.
By submitting your abstract/paper (Contribution) to the Turkish Migration Conference:
You warrant that the contribution will be original and not violating any existing copyright of any third party;
not containing unethical and unlawful material; are following generally accepted research ethics and
practices; and you further warrant that you have full power to enter into this Agreement. If the Contribution
does not conform to the warranties set out in this paragraph, you will indemnify the Organiser and Charles
University Prague against any claims, loss, injury, damage or costs (including legal costs) that arise as a
result of your breach of warranty.
You are responsible at your own expense for obtaining permission for the inclusion of any third party
copyright material you have used in your contribution.
Copyright in a possible publication of Conference Proceedings as a whole is with the Organiser. Authors
retain the rights to their individual papers included in the proceedings, and by submitting their work for
presentation at the Conference, authors grant a royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to the Organiser to
reproduce the Contribution throughout the world in all forms (present, future and contingent, and including all
renewals, extensions, revivals and all accrued rights of action).
The Organisers will have the right, where we consider it necessary, to revise, edit, amend and correct the
Contribution in the interests of the relevance, consistency and quality of the style and content of the
Proceedings as a whole. The Organisers will have the right to decline to publish the Contribution if, for any
reason, it fails to meet with our full satisfaction.
The Conference Organisers, their publisher(s) and staff take no responsibility and accept no liability
whatsoever for the accuracy, impact, or consequences of any paper published in the conference proceedings,
whether refereed or not.
Papers reflect the authors' opinions, not those of the Organisers, their publisher(s), or their staff.
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Turkish Migration Conference
25 - 27 JUNE 2015
migration letters is a sponsor of
Turkish Migration Conferences

migration letters also sponsored the best paper prizes @
Turkish Migration in Europe Conference - Dec'12
Conference Chairs:
Ibrahim Sirkeci, Regent's University London
Philip L. Martin, University of California Davis
Wadim Strielkowski, Charles University Prague
Dealing with Uncertainty in Migration Research |
Convener: Dr Jakub Bijak, University of Southampton, UK

Grounded Theory in Migration Studies | Convener:
Prof Dilek Cindoglu, Artuklu University, Turkey
Migration and Literature | Convener: Dr Ali Tilbe,
Namik Kemal University, Turkey & Regent's University
London, UK

Kurdish Migration and Borderlands | Conveners: Dr
Welat Zeydanlioglu, Dr Bahar Baser, & Dr Joost

Remittances and Irregularity | Convener: Prof
Ibrahim Sirkeci, Regent's Centre for Transnational
Studies, Regent's University London, UK
TMC 2015 SPECIAL SESSIONS Call for Papers
Turkish Migration Conference 2014, 30 May - 1 June
2014, Regent's University London, UK

Turkish Migration in Europe Conference, 7-9
December 2012, Regent's University London, UK