Dr. Dina Mehmedbegović-Smith and Dr. Lamija Bašić (BHAAAS members)

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Welcome to the 13th Days of BHAAAS in Bosnia and Herzegovina, June 23-26, 2022. The International Conference on Social Sciences offers participants an enriching opportunity to deepen their knowledge of Social Sciences and the theoretical, policy, and personal dimensions worldwide. Social Sciences aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Humanities and Social Sciences, building collaborative partnerships, and enacting visions of a more equitable world.
It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered, and solutions embraced in the fields of Social Sciences.

Saturday, June 25th - Faculty of Economics, Room: PDS1

Welcoming Address

Dr Dina Mehmedbegović-Smith and Dr Lamija Bašić

08:30 – 09:00

Plenary Lecture: Voluntary and forced migrations: Memory and archiving

Professor Anne Gilliand, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA

09:00 – 10:00

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

Spatial translocality and linguistic multifocality in the context of migration

Dr Branimir Vukosav, University of Zadar, Croatia
Dr Marijana Kresić Vukosav, University of Zadar, Croatia

10:30 – 11:05

Online presentation: Implementing New Approaches to Language Learning and Plurilingualism in Schools: Piloting Healthy Linguistic Diet model in Italy

Dr Letizia Cinganotto, INDIRE (The National Institute for Documentation, Innovation and Educational Research), Italy
Dr Dina Mehmedbegović-Smith, University College London (UCL), UK

11:10 – 11:45

Mixed mode presentation: The (Dis)Continuity of teaching culture

Prof Andjelka Peko, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Osijek, Croatia
Dr Klara Bilić- Meštrić, CARNet (Croatian Academic and Research Network), Croatia

11:50 – 12:25

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

Plenary Lecture: The changing nature of conflict in an era of multipolar globalisation

Dr Jago Salmon, UN Coordination Office Sarajevo, B&H

13:30 – 14:30

Keeping up with great resignation and the workforce of the future

Dr Lamija Bašić, University of California, Irvine, USA

14:30 – 15:05

15:05 - 15:30 Coffee Break

US Foreign Policy Towards Western Balkans in Joe Biden's Administration with a focus on Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jasmin Spajić, Center for interdisciplinary studies, University of Sarajevo, B&H
Alaudina Boškailo, Independent scholar, B&H

15:30 – 16:05

To forgive or not to forgive

Dr Esad Boškailo, University of Arizona, Phoenix Medical School, USA

16:10 – 16:45

Concluding Discussion- Global Challenges: Insights into B&H diaspora and role of BHAAAS in knowledge transfer

Prof Hariz Halilović, Global Studies Centre, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

Researching the Bosnian Herzegovinian diaspora: Turning data and findings into impact

16:50 – 18:00