Recent Conference Organization Activities

Recent contributions to the organization of Workshops and Conferences (as section organiser or workshop organiser - selection)

  • Organizer (with Paul Blokker and Manuel Anselmi) of international workshop "Political, Legal and Economic Dimensions of Populism" (5 panels) School of International Studies, University of Trento, 19-20 October, 2016
  • Organized (with Luis Buza) five panels at ECPR Prague – ‘Civil Society and Narratives of Contestation of EU Legitimacy’ Paper presented ‘Associational Representation at EU Level and the Legitimacy Deficit in the Left-Liberal Social Movement Sector; Discussant of panel ‘The NGOisation of Social Movements‘; Discussant of panel: Transnational Solidarity and Alternative Action Organizations in European Countries at Times of Crisis. Prague, 7-10 September 2016
  • Cross-Border Interdisciplinary Workshops on EU Integration, Innsbruck (Joint initiative of the University of Trento, University of Bozen, University of Innsbruck and Euregio Tirol-Sud Tirol1) 19-20 May 2016  
  • Organized workshop ‘Populism and Democracy in Europe’ University of Trento, 12 December 2014
  • Organized four Political Sociology sections as member of the board of the Political Sociology network of the European Sociological Associations - European Sociological Association Congress, Turin, August 2013. Also chaired two political sociology sections on EU-level anti-discrimination associations and on urban governance.
  • European Political Sociology Research Network - Interim Conference - Milan, November 2012
  • European Political Sociology Research Network - Geneva
  • European Political Sociology Interim Meeting - Lille
  • The Power of Civil Society- 10 June 2009 
  • Governance through civil society 16 October 2009 
  • Civil Society and the Governance of Health Care 20 November 2009
  • Populism Left and Right 27-28 November 2009