Migration and Mobility in the Digital Age

Summer Training School 2023

A Summer Training School (STS) gathering leading scholars and experts to provide participants a theoretical and practical knowledge of key issues of using technology and big data in migration management

  • WHEN: 3 - 7 July 2023
  • WHERE: Viterbo (Italy), DISTU Dept., Room 6 – hybrid mode


Hosted by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on the Integration of Migrants in Europe (IntoME), the third edition of the STS on Migration and Mobility in the Digital Age will take place at Tuscia University in Viterbo, providing Master’s, PhD students and practitioners an extensive and thorough understanding of four key aspects:

a) the progressive datafication of EU borders and its socio-political consequences;

b) the fundamental rights implications of data-driven frontiers;

c) the accountability concerns and regulatory aspects behind the deployment of digital technologies to manage migration movements;

d) the role of new technologies for migrants’ integration.

These dimensions will be explored from a variety of viewpoints, including a legal, political, social, and economic standing. To this aim, leading academics, practitioners, and experts in the fields of migration law, science and technology studies, sociology and international relations will be involved. 

Target group

Master’s and PhD students, Erasmus and international students, practitioners in the field of migrant studies. The STS activities have been scheduled in hybrid mode to allow participation both in person and online.

Tuition fees

The Summer Training School is free of charge.

Selection process

Applications shall be submitted via email to intome@unitus.it, filling the dedicated form available here.
The accompanying documentation shall include:
1. A one-page resume;
2. A cover letter;
3. A front-back copy of a valid identity document.
Application deadline: June 10th, 2023.


Course coordinators

Mario Savino
Daniela Vitiello

Organizing Committee

Giulia Del Turco
Francesco Luigi Gatta


Raul Belùcio
Giampiero Cassola
Mirko Forti
Cristina Milano
Michela Tuozzo

Contact Info

IntoME Secretariat

University of Tuscia (Viterbo)

Department of Linguistics and Literary, Historical, Philosophical and Legal Studies (DISTU)

Via San Carlo, 32 – 01100 Viterbo

Phone: +39 0761357879

Email: intome@unitus.it