During the last decade I have been invited to present my work at numerous institutions in more than 30 countries. This includes some of the most prestigious universities in the world such as NYU, Columbia, Princeton, UCD San Diego, University of Miami, the EUI in Florence, Oxford, Edinburgh, NUS in Singapore, MGIMO in Moscow, McGill in Montreal and many others. I have also been invited by numerous governments, international organisations and legal bodies, including the Colombian and Ecuadorian Congresses, the New York City Bar Association, the European Commission, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) the Ecuadorian Ombudsman, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Brazilian Ministry of Labour. Below there are videos to some of such presentations as well as a list of presentations for 2019.

Presentations 2019

  • Third-Country Nationals, Equal Treatment and Integration, Odysseus Summer Course on EU Migration and Asylum, ULB Brussels, Belgium, 11 July.
  • Book Launch: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, Peace Research Institute Oslo, Norway, 20 June.
  • Free Movement of People at Regional Level. A New Global Trend?, Mutual solidarity and respect in the domain of EU citizenship Conference, Göttingen, Germany, 14 June.
  • Invited Speaker, The Global Compact on Migration and its Impact on EU-LAC Relations, 3rd EU-LAC Forum in Brussels, 12 June.
  • Keynote Speaker, UN Global Compact on Migration and Latin America, University of Edinburgh, UK, 11 June.
  • Public Lecture. The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, Lobachevsky University, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 21 May.
  • Book Launch: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, City University, London, UK, 10 April.
  • Lançamento Livro: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, PUC University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 5 April.
  • Presentation, Mesa Redonda, Políticas Migratórias em Perspectiva, FGV, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 4 April.
  • Lançamento Livro: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law’, Universidade Estadual do Sudoeste da Bahia, Vitória da Conquista, Brazil, 1 April.
  • Lançamento Livro: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law’, USP University, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 29 March.
  • Lançamento Livro: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law’, PUC University, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 28 March.
  • High Experts Level Meeting, IGAD Draft Free Movement of People Protocol, various presentation, Kampala, Uganda, 18-21 March.
  • Book Launch: The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, UVA, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 14 March.
  • Lanzamiento Libro. The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, España, 21 February.
  • Presentación, Respuestas Latinoamericanas a la Emigración Venezolana, ICADE, OBIMID, Madrid, España, 20 February.
  • Presentación, The National versus the Foreigner in South America. 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, España, 20 February.
  • Presentación, Propuestas de Reforma de la Ley Orgánica de Movilidad Humana, Asamblea de Ecuador, Quito, 16 January.

Presentation Ecuador´s Parliament, Reform Project Organic Law on Human Mobility. January 2019.

Apresentação o Nacional e o Estrangeiro na América do Sul. 200 Anos de Historia. Fundação Casa Rui Barbosa, 12 Dezembro 2018.

Presentación de Diego Acosta en el Congreso de abogacía de Málaga. Octubre de 2018. Parte 1

Presentación de Diego Acosta en el Congreso de abogacía de Málaga. Octubre de 2018. Parte 2

Presentación de Diego Acosta en el Congreso de abogacía de Málaga. Octubre de 2018. Parte 3

Presentation at the University of Berkeley, San Francisco (Centre for Latin American Studies) of the book: The National versus the Foreigner in South America: 200 Years of Migration and Citizenship Law (Cambridge University Press, 2018).

‘Understanding migration by governance actors and its impact on the law in South America: Irregular migrants, family members and regional citizens’, The Dynamics of Regional Migration Governance Conference, European University Institute, Florence, 25 May 2017.

‘Ciudadanía Sudamericana, Migración y Movilidad en la Región. La Política Migratoria Chilena en Perspectiva Comparada en Sudamérica’, Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile, 21 March 2017. Mins 22:00-50:00

‘Protección Judicial en el Derecho de la UE de las Personas Migrantes’, Diálogos Judiciales en el Sistema Interamericano de Garantía de Derechos Humanos, Universidad Pompeu Fabra Barcelona (Spain), 25-27 February. Mins 2:30-30:00

‘The EU’s Returns Directive: What Member States Can and Cannot do’, Combating Irregular Migration within the Context of Turkey’s EU Accession Process Conference, Ankara University, Funded by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Ankara (Turkey), 15 November 2013. Mins 52:30-1.14:00