Throughout the year numerous IMISCOE events are organised, in the context of research clusters, publication events, PhD training, etc. The most important item on the annual agenda of IMISCOE is the Annual Conference, which has been organised every year since 2004 by one of IMISCOE's member institutes. In 2019 the 16th Annual Conference took place in Malmö, Sweden. In 2021 the 17th Annual Conference will be held in Luxembourg.

Another annual event is the Spring Conference.

Besides the IMISCOE annual conferences, various events are organised throughout the year. At least once a year a smaller academic seminar is organised by one of the IMISCOE member institutes. In addition, numerous events are organised by the various Research Groups and Standing Committees.

IMISCOE event
July 7- 9, 2021, Luxembourg
Crossing borders, connecting cultures
This conference proposes to zoom deeper into people’s migration experiences by foregrounding how migration is connected to culture and language. We intend to explore the nexus of migration, and culture in more depth by asking how migration is lived,...

IMISCOE event
March 22-23, 2021, Online
Messaging Migration and Mobility
The Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford is organising the 2021 IMISCOE Spring conference on March 22-23 2021 (online event) on the topic of Messaging Migration and Mobility.

2–4 December 2020, IMIS, Osnabrück University
Conflicts, Values, Positionalities
In current research about migration, there is a growing interest in the ways in which knowledge shapes migration and the experiences and apparatuses connected to it.

21-22 January 2021, Technical University Berlin, Germany
Towards Reflexivity in Migration Studies. Knowledge Production in Times of Contested Politics and Post-Colonial Dynamics
ESA’s Research Network 35 “Sociology of Migration” will hold its next midterm conference at the Technical University Berlin, 21-22 January 2021. Mirroring recent trends and debates in the field of migration studies, the conference will focus on the...