Program

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

12:00 - 20:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar
Registration
12:00 - 16:30
Pre-conference meetings
17:00 - 17:30 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium
Opening Session (Official entities)

Chair: Director of the School of Criminology of the Faculty of Law of the University of Porto
Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Porto
Dean of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto
Rector of the University of Porto
Minister of Justice (to be confirmed)
President of the European Society of Criminology

17:45 - 18:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Plenary Session 1

Chair: Michael Tonry (University of Minnesota, USA)

Can Criminology become an unitas multiplex? Philosophical, methodological and pragmatic issues –

Cândido da Agra (University of Porto, Portugal)
18:45 - 19:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

ESC Awards


ESC European Criminology Award:
Sonja Snacken (Department of Criminology. Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Belgium)
Laudatio: Elena Larrauri, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

Criminology between Science and Justice
Sonja Snacken (Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Belgium)

2015 ESC Young Criminologist Award:
Daniel Seddig
Universität Zürich. Soziologisches Institut. Switzerland
Laudatio: Paul Knepper, University of Sheffield, UK

19:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar

Welcome reception

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

08:00 – 19:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar
Registration
08:30 – 09:45

Parallel sessions 1

10:00 – 11:15

Parallel sessions 2

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee break
11:45 – 13:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Plenary Session 2 - Communicational bridges between biological and social sciences: The relevance of biosocial approaches in contemporary criminology

Chair: Carla Cardoso (University of Porto, Portugal)

Developmental origins of chronic physical violence: Why environment and genes matter –

Richard Tremblay (University of Montreal, Canada & University College of Dublin, Ireland)

The Humanity of Biosocial Criminology: Building a Relevant Science for Positive Change –

John Paul Wright (University of Cincinnati, USA)
13:00 – 14:15
Lunch time
14:15 – 15:30

Parallel sessions 3

15:45 – 17:00

Parallel sessions 4

17:00 – 17:30
Coffee break
17:30 – 18:45

Parallel sessions 5

19:00 – 20:15

Parallel sessions 6

21:30 – 22:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Classical Music Concert

(Orquestra Clássica da Faculdade de Engenharia, UP)

Free entrance

Friday, September 4th, 2015

08:00 – 19:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar
Registration
08:30 – 09:45

Parallel sessions 7

10:00 – 11:15

Parallel sessions 8

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee break
11:45 – 13:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Plenary Session 3 - Social Experimentation and Drug Policies

Chair and discussant: Serge Brochu (Université de Montréal, Canada)

Portuguese decriminalization of drug use and law enforcement: Impact and perceptions of its effectiveness –

Jorge Quintas (University of Porto, Portugal)

What is the impact of drug policy? Insights from narrative criminology –

Sveinung Sandberg (University of Oslo, Norway)
13:00 – 14:15
Lunch time
14:15 – 15:30

Parallel sessions 9

15:45 – 16:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

ESC General Assembly

16:45 – 17:30 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar

Poster session with Ice-cream

17:30 – 18:45

Parallel sessions 10

19:00 – 20:15

Parallel sessions 11

21:00 Venue: Sheraton Porto Hotel

Farewell Dinner

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

08:00 - 12:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar
Registration
08:30 - 09:45

Parallel sessions 12

10:00 – 11:15

Parallel sessions 13

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee break
11:45 – 13:00 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Plenary Session 4 - Empirical and theoretical research integration in security issues

Chair: Frieder Dünkel (University of Greifswald, Germany)

Criminology and the nation state: globalization, migration and sovereignty –

Katja Franko (University of Oslo, Norway)

Security and Pre-Crime Criminology – New Perspectives? –

Hans-Jörg Albrecht (Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg, Germany)
13:15 – 13:45 Venue S - Seminário de Vilar, Auditorium

Closing Ceremony