Future & past events

CIVICA events bring together experts in the social sciences and related areas, policymakers, and representatives of the public and private sectors to provide society at large with a deeper understanding of current phenomena and to address future challenges.

Learn more about our upcoming lectures, seminars, conferences, roundtables, workshops and other events.

Upcoming events

December 2022

30 November - 2 December | SSE

CIVICA Doctoral Conference 2022: How to Prepare Yourself for the Academic Job Market

2 December | Online @EUI

Introduction to Research Data Management and Data Management Plans

2 December 11:30 -12:30 CET | Hybrid @EUI

Discussion group: On Tahqiq, Space Travel, and the Discovery of Jetlag (EUI Decentering Eurocentrism Reading Group Series)

15 December 9 - 10am CET | Online

Conversations over a second coffee: Higher education responsibility - what does it mean? Reflections from wartime

Past events

November 2022

11-13 November | Online @CEU

Social Data Science Student Hackathon 2022

14 November | Online @LSE

Introduction to Open Access, Open Data and Research Impact

14 Nov 6:30-8pm (GMT) | Hybrid @LSE

Digital Trade Integration: a new global dataset for 21st century trade policy

16-17 November | Hybrid @ IE University

Conference: "EnlightED - Reinventing Education in a digital world"

17-18 November | Hybrid @Bocconi

"Quo Vadis EU(Law)" Conference

22 November | Online

Preparing your thesis for an Open Access Repository

22-24 November | Online

CIVICA Research Collaborative Hackathon: Societies in Transition, Crises of Earth

24 November | Online

Metadata and research: abstracts, keywords and research visibility

25 Nov 16:00-18:00 CET | Hybrid @EUI

Project Event: Welfare, democracy, and populism under the Covid-19 crisis

29 November | Online

Open Science Discussion Forum: Randomised controlled trials in schools

30 November | Online

Getting Published in Journals - Open Science Training

October 2022

6-7 October | EUI

CIVICA Data Science Days

Bocconi University

Excellence Tour with Dr. Julia Schulte-Cloos

CEU - Vienna Campus

Excellence Tour with Dr. Julia Schulte-Cloos

Hertie School

Excellence Tour with Dr. Julia Schulte-Cloos

London School of Economics and Political Science

Open Social Science Handbook: Documenting your research as you go

September 2022

OPEN SCIENCE WEBINAR

Open Science Discussion Forum: Preregistration in the social sciences

Sciences Po | 150th anniversary

Cultural event

Open Science Webinar

Choosing Open Access Publishing: The Key Issues

CIVICA Data Science Seminar Series

Becoming a data scientist: What it means to put data to work

5-23 September | SNSPA

PhD course catalogue: Ever-closer Union? The EU's developmental policies and their impact on EU integration

1-2 September | CEU, Budapest Campus

CIVICA Research Conference

July 2022

11-15 July | Villa Vigoni

CIVICA Summer School 2022: Reconstructing Europe after Crises

June 2022

27-30 June | EUI

PhD course catalogue: Teacher Training Summer School

Snowball seminar | Sciences Po

Developing policy evaluation in an academic setting: Assets and challenges

20-24 June | Bocconi University

European Week 2022: Sports and social impact

CIVICA Data Science Seminar Series

The Making of a French Migration Crisis

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Culture, Food and Climate

CIVICA Research

CIVICA Research Hackathon Series: Collaborative Hackathon on Democracy in the 21st Century

Deadline: 3 June | LSE

PhD course catalogue: Creativity for Researchers

Deadline: 31 May | LSE

PhD course catalogue: Blogging for Researchers

May 2022

EUI

Excellence Tours series: Governance for transformative change

CIVICA

PhD Panel Series, Spring 2022: Measuring Digital Threats and Opportunities with Social Media Data

Sciences Po

Excellence Tours series: Governance for transformative change

CIVICA

PhD Panel Series, Spring 2022: Energy Policy and Climate Change in the EU and Beyond

CIVICA

PhD Panel Series, Spring 2022: The Role of Gender and Immigration in the European Labour Market

EUI

The State of the Union 2022: A Europe Fit for the Next Generation?

EUI

The State of the Union 2022: A Europe Fit for the Next Generation?

EUI

The State of the Union 2022: A Europe Fit for the Next Generation?

CIVICA

PhD Panel Series, Spring 2022: Bureaucrats, Politicians and Policy Success in Global South contexts

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Securitising the Green Deal?

April 2022

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Internet communities and the French presidential election

CIVICA

futurEU Competition 2022: Final Round

March 2022

Bocconi University

The Future of Europe, According to the Next Generation

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Fake News and Democracy

CIVICA

CIVICA Conference: Europe and the New Global Challenges

CIVICA Research

Snowball seminar: The Russian invasion of Ukraine: European Union energy policy response options

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: The Science of Success: Quantifying Outcomes in Social Systems

February 2022

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Embedding Regression - Models for Context-Specific Description and Inference

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Information and Irregular Migration - Evidence from a Field Experiment in Nigeria

January 2022

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Understanding Social Media Censorship with Text Matching

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: What is Feminist Data Science?

December 2021

EUI

CIVICA Doctoral Conference: How to Publish Journal Articles

CIVICA Research

Collaborative Hackathon on Data-Driven Technologies for Social Sciences

EUI

CIVICA Doctoral Conference: How to Publish your PhD Dissertation as a Book

CIVICA Research

Cross-border Data Policies: When Do Policy Measures Become a Trade Restriction?

Hertie School

Franco-German To-Dos: What is the Agenda for the Post-Eection Period?

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: The Principles of Collective Learning

November 2021

Hertie School

futurEU Get2KnowUs Event

EUI

FDI Screening: When Do Policy Measures Become a Trade Restriction?

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: The Science of Success: Quantifying Outcomes in Social Systems

Bocconi University

Conference: Quo vadis EU (law)?

Bocconi University

Conference: Quo vadis EU (law)?

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: More than Words: How Political Rhetoric Shapes Voters’ Affect and Evaluation

October 2021

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Climate Change and the EU - From Evidence to Action

CIVICA Research

Open Science, the Social Sciences and the CIVICA Alliance: A Roundtable Discussion

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Serendipity or confinement? Deconstructing the principles, effects, and uses of algorithmic recommendation

CEU

Probing Democracy - Conference by the CEU Democracy Institute

CEU

Probing Democracy - Conference by the CEU Democracy Institute

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Framing A Protest: Determinants and Effects of Visual Frames

Hertie School

Future of Europe Lecture Series: Responsiveness and the Future of European Democracy

September 2021

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Understanding Beautiful Places and Wellbeing with AI

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Incentives and Covid-19 Vaccination Uptake, Does It Work?

July 2021

EUI & CIVICA

Kick-off of the Digital Trade Integration Project

June 2021

Hertie School & Sciences Po

Franco German Dialogue series: A Franco-German Response to the Climate Crisis?

CIVICA

CIVICA Conference: Digitalisation and the Future of Higher Education

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: The Art of Quantitative Editing

May 2021

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Not only Erasmus, Making Ourselves Heard in Europe

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Breaking the Social Media Prism

Hertie School

Future of Europe Lecture Series: Authoritarianism and the Future of European Democracy

EUI

The State of the Union Conference: Europe in a Changing World

EUI

The State of the Union Conference: Europe in a Changing World

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Using Computer Vision to Detect Racial Distancing on City Streets

April 2021

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: How to Detect Fake News Before It Is Written

CIVICA

futurEU Competition 2021: Final Rounds

CIVICA

futurEU Competition 2021: Semi-finals

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Negotiating with AI: Fairness in the Labor Market

CEU

Dis/continuities: Politics in the 21st Century - CEU's 16th Annual Doctoral Conference 2021

March 2021

CIVICA

Growth and Welfare in Advanced Capitalist Economies. How Have Growth Regimes Evolved?

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Tracking COVID-19 with Financial Times

CIVICA

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Data Analytics and the Battle Against the Pandemic

CIVICA

Data Science Seminar Series: Police Diversity to Prevent Violence. Does It Work?

February 2021

CIVICA

Launch of Data Science Seminar Series: Data Science and Digital Transformation in the Time of Coronavirus and What Happens After

Hertie School

Franco-German Security Forum 2021: Thinking European Security Together

CEU

Public Lecture Series Tours d'Europe: Democracy in the Time of Pandemic

Sciences Po

Democratic Backsliding and European Integration

LSE

Online public lecture: COVID-19, Inequalities, and the Future of Work

CEU

Gendering Illiberalism: Starting a Conversation

January 2021

SSE

Seminar: The impact of COVID-19 on domestic violence in Germany

Bocconi

Online symposium: Italian family companies before the COVID-19 pandemic

LSE

Online public event: COVID-19 and its impact on gender, justice and security

CEU

Online event: The Production Gap Report 2020

SSE

Webinar: Entrepreneurship and resilience in tough times: Lessons from leading family businesses

December 2020

EUI

Webinar: COVID-19 and border restrictions in the EU: Is Schengen in crisis?

Bocconi

Online event: COVID-19 and international law: Novel strain or old wine in new test tubes?

CEU

Webinar: Navigating the chaos of an unfolding global cycle

Sciences Po

Online event: COVID-19: Poids de l’économie dans la décision politique et conclusions

CEU

Online conversation: Creative industries during COVID-19: Time to innovate?

LSE

Online public event: A new policy paradigm for the post-COVID world

LSE

Online public event: Trust, resilience and the effectiveness of government: Lessons from the COVID-19 crisis

SSE

Development day 2020: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in Eastern Europe

Hertie School

Online panel: France, Germany and the future of democracy in Europe

Sciences Po

Webinar: Pandemics and biodiversity degradation

LSE

Online public event: Lives, livelihoods and lockdowns: Debating COVID-19 policy trade-offs

Hertie School

Book salon: "The nonprofit sector: A research handbook"

SSE

Open lunch meeting: Reaching the SDGs: Post COVID inclusive economic recovery

EUI

Webinar: What role for the European Parliament in the COVID-19 crisis?

November 2020

LSE

Online public event: Working from home: Legal issues arising from the 'new normal'

EUI

Conference: Bank resolution in times of COVID-19

Sciences Po

COVID-19: Les comportements en situation de crise et de post-crise

Sciences Po

COVID-19: Une crise organisationnelle

LSE

Online public event: The value of inclusion for a post-COVID-19 world

CEU

Online international symposium: Critical pedagogy, Romani emancipation and post-COVID education

SSE

Online workshop: The COVID-19 pandemic and its implications for gender equality

Hertie School

Future of Europe lecture series: The German Constitutional Court: A threat to European unity?

SSE

Global Health Night & SIGHT Award 2020 - The post COVID-19 world: Moving beyond building back better

LSE

Online public event: COVID-19 and global gender strategy: If not now, when?

Sciences Po

COVID-19: Aspects sociaux de l’épidémie

CEU

Online symposium: "The university of the 21st century" and the COVID-19 test

LSE

Online public event: The pandemic as a portal: Activism and opportunities for structural change following moments of crisis and upheaval

Hertie School

Future of Europe lecture series: The Euro and the future of European democracy

LSE

Online public event: COVID-19: The changing relationship between people and their governments

EUI

Webinar: IoT solutions for the post COVID-19 era

EUI

Online conference: COVID-19 and systemic resilience: What role for migrant workers?

LSE

Online public event: Behavioural science and a post-COVID world

October 2020

EUI

Online debate: E-dialogue – COVID-19 and trade: Sharing the experiences of the Caribbean and Europe

EUI

Online conference: 5G networks roll-out: Has COVID-19 redesigned the policy priorities?

LSE

Online public event: Ten lessons for a post-pandemic world

LSE

Online public event: Lives versus livelihoods: Evaluating policies to address COVID-19

Hertie School

European Governance Colloquium: EU solidarity and risk-sharing in the COVID-19 crisis

Sciences Po

COVID-19: Organisation et incertitudes de la recherche

LSE

Online public event: The "state of emergency" as the rule and not the exception: Crisis conditions and exploitative lawmaking during COVID-19 and beyond

LSE

Online public event: Civil society under threat: COVID-19, authoritarianism and more

Sciences Po

COVID-19: Épidémiologie, surveillance et modélisations

LSE

Online public event: Data-driven responses to COVID-19: Opportunities and limitations

Hertie School

Online panel: How to regulate digital transformation?

CEU

CEU Borderless Knowledge: COVID under the microscope

Bocconi

Online event: Italy and the recovery fund. From principles to implementation

Hertie School

Future of Europe lecture series: Differentiated integration and the future of Europe

LSE

Online public event: Re-thinking human behaviour: Critical perspectives on the psychology of COVID-19

SSE

Misum Forum 2020: COVID Crisis: Increasing inequalities and decreasing investments?

LSE

Online public event: The Long Ascent: Confronting the crisis and building a more resilient economy

Hertie School

Research event: The European Recovery Fund

LSE

Online public event: Science and politics after the pandemic

September 2020

EUI

Online event: #FlorenceLive webcast – Latin America’s battle with COVID-19

SSE

Online seminar: Optimal epidemic suppression under an ICU constraint

Sciences Po

Online event: La pandémie de COVID-19 vue de l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé

EUI

Online debate: Women at 2020: Between progress, gender backlash and (post-)COVID realities

SSE

Online webinar: Economic perspectives on domestic violence

LSE

Online public event: Civil liberties in times of crisis

Sciences Po

Online event: Comprendre et agir face à l’épidémie de COVID-19

EUI

Online debate: Impact of COVID on the power sectors in emerging economies and actions for recover

SSE

Online seminar: This time it’s different: The role of women’s employment in a pandemic recession

LSE

Online public event: Narrative economics

LSE

Online public event: Innovation and inclusive growth: COVID-19 as a window of opportunity

July 2020

LSE

Online public event: Populism in the post-COVID-19 world

EUI

Online debate: Telecom networks as an essential facility in times of COVID-19

Sciences Po

Online webinar: Post-COVID-19 reconstruction and biodiversity in Africa

LSE

Online public event: COVID-19 and the economy: What are the lessons so far?

LSE

Online public event: Prospects for the UK economy and public spending after COVID-19: New austerity or a new economy?

EUI

Online roundtable: How has the MENA region faced the COVID-19 challenge?

EUI

Online debate: Assessing the preliminary impact of COVID-19 on the EU banking sector

LSE

Online public event: From rulership to leadership: What lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic?

EUI

Online webinar: The COVID-19 crisis and financial challenges in Europe: Debating the key role of the European Council

June 2020

Hertie School / Sciences Po

Online conference: Rebuilding Europe after Corona: What can France and Germany do?

EUI

Online debate: Fundamental rights & COVID 19

LSE

Online public event: Life after COVID-19: Challenges and policy response

Sciences Po

Online webinar: Economic, social and environmental impact of COVID-19 on India

LSE

Online public event: The new authoritarianism: COVID-19 and the challenges facing democracy

Hertie School

Online workshop: The transnational politics of emergency

LSE

Online public event: Financing the post-COVID-19 recovery

EUI

Online debate: COVID-19 and new ‘digital’ business models

CEU

Online lecture: The COVID-19 pandemic and the failure of narrative imagination

EUI

Online debate: The French-German COVID-19 recovery plan

CEU

Online round table: Research in the time of COVID

BOCCONI

Live Executive Chats: Economic policies and economic outlook in times of COVID-19

SSE

Webinar: How can crisis measures be used to create more resilient and sustainable businesses and societies?

EUI

Online debate: European Central Bank's policies in COVID-19 times

LSE

Online public event: Europe in the time of Coronavirus: responding to the political and economic challenges of COVID-19

Hertie School

Online webinar: Human rights of migrants, COVID 19 and the ECHR

May 2020

Hertie School / EUI

European Governance Colloquium: Corona and borders in the EU

LSE

Online public event: Targeted lockdowns and the road to COVID-19 recovery

Bocconi

Live Executive Chats: Basic and applied research in times of COVID-19

European University Institute

Online debate: Which (feasible) new Reconstruction Instrument(s) does Europe need?

SSE

Online webinar: How the COVID-19 crisis is reshaping the global economy and labour market

Hertie School

#StayIn #ThinkOut: International security in times of COVID-19 #4: "COVID-19 and the Asia Pacific"

Sciences Po

Online webinar: Refugees and migrants amid the global pandemic

SCIENCES PO / European University Institute / HERTIE School / LSE

Webinar: The welfare states during and after the COVID crisis

Hertie School / LSE

Online lecture: Monetary solidarity in the long recovery from the Corona pandemic

European University Institute

Special online edition of the annual The State of the Union Conference: Europe: Managing the COVID-19 crisis

Hertie School

Webinar: COVID-19 and the German Constitution

European University Institute

Webinar: The effects of COVID-19 on mobility and citizenship

April 2020

LSE / EUI

Online public event: Coronavirus and Brexit: Two cases of quarantine?

Hertie School

#StayIn #ThinkOut: International security in times of COVID-19 #3: “What the current crisis can teach us about technology and justice”

LSE

Online public event: COVID-19 and deglobalisation

Sciences Po / Hertie School

Webinar: The social consequences of the confinement

SSE

Webinar: The effects of the COVID-19 crisis on private equity

Sciences Po

Webinar: The European Green Deal and the COVID-19 crisis

SSE

Webinar: The early lessons from Sweden's different approach to COVID-19

Hertie School

Webinar: Fundamental rights during and after the COVID-19 pandemic

Sciences Po

Webinar: Impacts of COVID-19 on China's economy and future climate action