Talks and Media

Invited talks 

Public attitudes towards immigration and immigrants MPC Webinar Contribution: “What factors affect attitudes to immigration?” May 2021. What video (in English) here.

University of Vienna “A leopard can’t change its spots: How and why early life experiences affect our attitudes to migration?”, 24th March 2021. What video (in English) here.

Czexpats in Science conference. Key note lecture: “Původy postojů k migraci (Origins of attitudes to migration)” December 2020. Watch video (in Czech) here.

Covid-19 and Border Restrictions in the EU: Is Schengen in Crisis?  MPC Webinar Contribution: “Border restrictions in the EU: what does the public think?”, December 2020. Watch video (in English) here.

ReSOMA Webinar on public opinion towards migration. March 2020. Watch video (in English) here.

‘Effectively communicating on migration’ ReSOMA Transnational Thematic Feedback Meeting, Brussels, 2019.

‘Affective and Cultural Dimensions of Integration of Immigrants and Refugees’ Workshop. German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), Berlin, 2019.

Navigating between social science research and policymaking recommendations’. Migration Policy Centre Annual Conference, Florence, 2019.

‘The Italian Decree on Security and Immigration: how Legitimate and Effective is it?’ Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Florence, 2019.

Europe’s turning point on migration? Politics, Policy and Predictions ahead of the 2019 Elections. Brussels, 2019. Watch video (in English) here.

‘EU Migration Challenges: What Can Diplomacy and Science Together Contribute?’ European Academy of Diplomacy, Cracow, 2019.

Analysis of public attitudes to immigration in the Prague Process region’. Prague Process Senior Officials meeting. International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), Prague, 2018.

Perceptions of Migration in Europe. Implications for Policy-Making’. Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Brussels, 2018. Watch video (in English) here.

Migrazioni e asilo nella regione Euro-mediterranea’. Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Pisa, 2018. Watch video (in Italian) here.

Europe divided? Attitudes to immigration ahead of the 2019 European elections’. EUI in Brussels, Brussels, 2018.

Everything you wanted to know about attitudes towards immigration but were afraid to ask’. Migration Policy Centre Annual Conference, Florence, 2018.

Media appearances and mentions

Dražanová: Hodnotové postoje si utváříme již v mládí, interview for Forum – Magazín Univerzity Karlovy (in Czech), January 2021.

Hate Free platform interview (in Czech), October 2019.

Austria’s snap election: Why has far-right Freedom Party suffered such heavy losses? blogpost picked-up by Mirage News.

Europe: Is the System Broken? A View from National Parliaments, 6th Mercator European Dialogue in Rome, February 2019

Europe: Is the System Broken? Policy Paper of The German Marshall Fund of the United States, June 2019

Ask the Expert Policy Brief for the RESOMA project, June 2019

Forbes Czech Republic: “Voláme české vědce“, June 2019