CeMoRe is pleased to host:

The Inaugural Conference of Konkuk University Academy for Mobility Humanities

Lancaster House Hotel, Conference Centre

Monday 24 June 2019


9.30-10.00: Formal welcome from FASS Dean, Professor Simon Guy and CeMoRe Director, Professor Monika Buscher. The Director of the Konkuk Asian Mobility Network, Professor Inseop Shin, will respond.

10.00-11.30: Session 1 Panel Presentations

11.30-12.00: Coffee

12.00-1.00: Meeting between Konkuk delegates, the Dean and other members of Lancaster University to sign a Memorandum of Agreement regarding future collaborations between Lancaster and Konkuk. [ Press Office in attendance/photo opportunites].

1.00-2.00: Lunch

2.00-3.30: Session 2 Panel Presentations

3.30-4.00: Tea/Coffee

4.00-5.30: Roundtable Discussion with: Lynne Pearce (CeMoRe Director for Humanities, English, Lancaster) (chair), Monika Buscher (CeMoRe Director, Sociology, Lancaster), Jen Southern (Lecturer, LICA, Lancaster), Peter Merriman (Professor of Human Geography, Aberystwyth), Charlotte Mathieson (Lecturer in English, University of Surrey), Carlos Lopez-Galviz (Lecturer, ISF, Lancaster) and Farrah Sheik (Lecturer, Konkuk). [Participants in a related ISF event will join the main conference for this event].

7.00: Conference Dinner