The HOMEAFFAIRS Conference will take place on 22 November 2018 as part of the 4th HOMEAFFAIRS – Internal Security Forum Prague.

The entire Forum runs from 21 to 23 November 2018 and features closed sessions for specialised senior governmental officials, restricted roundtables with internationally renowned experts and workshops for policy makers involved in internal security issues.

22 NOVEMBER 2018 – HOMEAFFAIRS CONFERENCE

Conference Venue: Kaiserstein Palace, Malostranské náměstí 37/23, Prague

10:00 – 11:30    

Off-Record Panel: Centres for Irregular Migrants in Africa

What are the options for building a sustainable infrastructure for stopping irregular migrants in Africa and returning irregular migrants from the EU?

12:00 – 13:30

Public Panel: Prevention of Islamic Extremism in Liberal Democracies

Jihadist attacks are only the tip of the iceberg, the most visible part of a larger problem with Islamic extremism. How may liberal democracies enhance prevention against this type of threat?

15:00 – 16:30

Public Panel: Prevention of Irregular Migration from Africa 

European leaders promised to prevent another migration crisis. What preventive measures are in place already and which further measures should be implemented?

17:00 – 18:30

Off-Record Panel: Strategic Solutions for Countering Islamic Extremism

What should a realistic and effective strategy against Islamic extremism look like? The discussion will be led on the basis of a comprehensive policy paper containing a set of concrete measures towards strategically eliminating the influence of Islamic extremism in Europe.