January 13-14 Why people flee, lecture at conference „Why People Flee. Understanding the Links and Fighting the Causes“, ako Stuttgart.
January 26 Climate Change, Migration and Conflict. Lecture at the University of Erfurt, Colloquium of the Center for Political Practices and Orders (C2PO).
March 6-10 Erasmus+ teaching exchange with the Center for Peace Studies, Arctic University of Tromsø.
March 29 The Humanitarian Situation of Forced Migrants in and around Syria. Presentation, Leadership Academy of the Federal Armed Forces, Hamburg.
April 20-21 Beyond Climate Migration. International conference, Istanbul Policy Center, Sabancı University, Istanbul. Co-organiser and paper giver.
May 12-14 Exploring Populism. Mercator-IPC Fellowship Alumni Retreat, Büyükada, Istanbul.
June 1-2 Human Mobility in the Anthropocene. International conference, Universität Hamburg, funded by CliSAP. Co-organiser.
June 29 The Global North’s Responsibility for Migration Movements. Working Group „Mit Sicherheit mehr Sicherheit?“, Leopoldina, Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Hamburg.
July 7-13 CASCADE regional stakeholder workshops, Amman/Ramallah/Tel Aviv.
September 18-19 CASCADE conceptual workshop, Tübingen.
October 10-13 Fasttrack Seminar, Schloss Marbach, cohorte of 2016-18.
November 1-3 „The Politics of Reception: Syria’s Neighborhood as a Social Field“, GIGA IMES / LAU Research Platform Conference, Beirut, Lebanon.
November 6-9 CASCADE regional stakeholder workshop, Dead Sea.
November 9-12 3rd Turkish-German Frontiers of Social Science Symposium 2017 (TUGFOSS) on the topic of „Mediterranean(s) in the Making: Perceptions and Realities“, organised by Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung, Stiftung Mercator and Koç University. Paper giver on the panel on „Climate Change and Human-Environment Interactions in the Mediterranean“.
December 4 Lecture Series, Center for Conflict Studies, Philipps-University Marburg, with Dr. Cordula Dittmer (FU Berlin).