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13th of September

I – Opening Session

  • José Sócrates, Portuguese Prime-Minister

II – OECD Report Presentation: Gaining From Migration (DC)

  • Angel Gurría, the Secretary-General of OECD
  • Jeff Dayton Jonhson director de Departamento de Cooperação e Desenvolvimento da OCDE

III– General Framework

  • Franco Frattini, Vice President of the European Commission and Commissioner for the area of Freedom Security and Justice (FSJ)
  • Ignasi Guardans, Member of the European Parliament
  • António Vitorino, Former Commissioner for the area of FSJ
  • Judith MacGregor, Director, Migration, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, London

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António Vitorino, Former Commissioner for the area of FSJ
nota: pedimos desculpa mas por motivos de ordem técnica o final desta intervenção não se encontra nas melhores condições

Coffee Break

IV – Ministerial Dialogue (followed by a brief debate)


V – Session I. Legal Migration Channels and Migratory Flows Management
Chairman: José Magalhães, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs

  • François Héran, Director of French National Institute for Demographic Studies (INED)
  • Maria Ioannis Baganha, University of Coimbra
  • Catherine Withol de Wenden, Sciences PO – Paris
  • Jean Louis de Brower, Director for Immigration, Borders and Asylum for the area of Freedom Security and Justice, European Commission

Coffee Break

VI – Session II. Integration and Lisbon Agenda
Chairman: Pedro Silva Pereira, Minister for the Presidency of the Council of Ministers

  • João Peixoto, ISEG-UTL, Lisbon
  • Thomas Faist, University of Bielefeld
  • Claire Healy, Immigrant Council of Ireland
  • Vladimír Špidla, Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities

14th of September

VII – Session III. Migration and Development
Chairman: João Gomes Cravinho, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

  • Hein De Haas, University of Oxford
  • Pedro Lima, European Investment Bank
  • Klaus Rudischhauser, Director for general development issues and relations with the countries of Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific in the European Commission
  • Sir Bob Geldof

Coffee Break

VIII – Closing Session

  • Rui Pena Pires, Conference Commissioner
  • Rui Pereira, Portuguese Minister of Interior