Urban and Population Geography working group


Expatriates between corporate strategies and personal preferences in glocal socio-spatial patterns.
Royal Geographical Society with IBG - Annual Conference, 29 Aug-1 Sept 2017.

The role of Proximities within Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem for the ICT sector in a resource-scarce small island state: the case of Malta (with Paul Lassalle)
Association of American Geographers (AAG) - Annual Conference, 5-9 April 2017.

Re-conceptualising Co-Evolution: the Co-evolution of industrial actors and institutions in the Maltese gaming industry
Association of American Geographers (AAG) - Annual Conference, 5-9 April 2017.

International Entrepreneurship: An Ecosystem Approach (with Paul Lassalle and Andrew Johnston)
Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE), 27-28 Oct 2016.

Re-Conceptualizing Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: A Theoretical Exploration (with Andrew Johnston and Paul Lassalle)
19th Uddevalla Symposium on Geography, Open Innovation, Diversity and Entrepreneurship, 30 June-2 July 2016.

Reframing the influences of Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurs into multilevel/-dimensional entrepreneurial ecosystem (with Paul Lassalle, Andrew Johnston) - MDE 2015 1st International Conference on Migration and Diaspora Entrepreneurs, 14-15 Dec 2015.

The significance of ethnic social capital in case of Polish migrant entrepreneurs in the UK and its enhancement by the incremental transnationalization of the European Union. (with Paul Lassalle)
12th Conference of the European Sociological Association (ESA), 25-28 Aug 2015.

Transnational Tokyo: High skilled migrants, mobility and the transformation of urban space.
11th European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS), Workshop for Doctoral Students at the University of Edinburgh, 11-15 June 2015.

Transnational financial professionals in Global Cities – Urban Elites attached/detached to urban spaces and local society?
Association of American Geographers (AAG) - Annual Conference, 21-25 Apr 2015.

The Transnational (Social) Space of Highly-skilled Transmigrants in Geographical Terms.
IMISCOE Research Group Transmig. Conference: Transnational Migration- Disciplinary Impacts, 29-30 January 2015.

Global City Tokyo revisited: the status of Tokyo and its transnational professionals in the Asian competition.
ARL International Summer School with University of Loughborough: Global Urban Networks, 31 Aug-3 Sept 2014.

Transnational professionals and their socio-behavioral and spatial-behavioral patterns in a multilocal and mobile environment.
International Geographical Union - 32nd International Geographical Congress, 26-30 Aug 2012.

The transnational space of financial professionals within Tokyo and the network of global cities.
Middlesex University - International Conference: Highly skilled migration into the 21st century, 24-25 May 2012.

The Transnational Space of transnational professionals in Tokyo and its locatability in the Global Cities Network.
Association of American Geographers (AAG) - Annual Conference, 24-28 Feb 2012.

The Two-Step Migration: Attracting and Retaining International Students - stay rates.
Annual Meeting of the OECD Working Party on Migration, 13-14 June 2010.

The transnational capitalist class of IT professionals in the Silicon Valley and the global network.
5th IMISCOE Annual Conference, 9-12 September 2008.