A list of publications which is reasonably complete and correct (I hope) can be found here.

Below an incomplete list of presentations. Titles in brackets are not the actual title, but the “remembered topics”

Unvollständige Auflistung von Vorträgen; Titel in Klammern sind nicht die Titel, sondern „erinnerte Themen“ – Unterlagen liegen mir nicht mehr vor. Teils in Überschneidung mit der Sektion Abstracts/Conference Presentations im Veröffentlichungsverzeichnis

Bundeskongress Soziale Arbeit, Mainz, 2001: Ein Stiefkind für Trotzköpfe oder NROs – Lückenbüßer und Weltverbesserer. Die Sozialpolitik auf dem Verschiebebahnhof

Beobachtungsstelle für Soziale Dienste Berlin, in Zusammenarbeit mit der Arbeiterwohlfahrt, dem Deutsche Paritätischen Wohlfahrtsverband und mit Unterstützung de Bundesministeriums für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend, Oktober 2002: Indicators and Quality of Social Services in a European Context

Jahresversammlung des Landesverbandes Kiel des Deutschen Paritätischen Wohlfahrtsverbandes, November 2002: Wohlfahrtsverbände in der Europäischen Union – Aufbau eines neuen Sozialstaates oder Sozialdienst als Warenproduktion

Gastvortrag auf der Jubiläumsveranstaltung zum 5ten Jahrestag der Ludwig Schlaich Schule in Waiblingen, Diakonie Stetten, Dezember 2002: Die Quittung eines Irischen Supermarktes – Zur Soziologie eines Landes

International Project Week at the Fachhochschule Norhausen in Germany, Mai 2003: Prison for sale or: sale of humanity

Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Sozialrecht, München, 9.6.2003: Social Services in Europe between general interest and single market. Searching a position.

Public Lecture, Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, 17 décembre 2003: Les Services Publics en Irlande – entre clientélisme centralisé et prestation de services professionnelle

Demokratyczna Unia Kobiet. Klub Wroclawski 2003/2004 (?): Modele wychodzenia z bezdomnosci w krajach europejskich, standardy i metody pracy z osobami bezdomnymi w szczegolnosci z kobietami i dziecmi – Models of dealing with the homeless in the European countries, standards and working practice with the homeless especially with women and children

SKOK conference, Prague/Hradci Králové, 2004 (?): Současnost a budoucnost sociálních služeb v EU – Social Services as instrument of social integration – European Perspectives

Wroclaw, unknown date: Dolnośląski Związek Organizacji Pozarządowych «WROS»: Narodowy Plan Dzialan w Irlandii – wytlumaczenie dla braku polityki czy uczestniczenie w podejmowaniu zmian – The National Action Plan in Ireland – An Excuse for Non-Policy or Contributing to Make a Change

Annual Conference of the Social Policy Association, Bath, June 2005: Social Quality – opening individual well-being for a social perspective

Public presentation, Elte University Budapest, unknown date – 2006: (Celtic tiger – a Stillborn Child of the 1950s)

Public Lecture, Convention Centre of the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, February 23rd, 2007: European Social Model – Existence, Non- Existence or Biased Direction

Conference Equal Chances in a Broader Europe. Conference on the Challenges of Integration in the European Union. 26-27 February 2007, Bucharest: European Social Policy – A Different Perspective

A Társadalmi szolidaritás válaszútjain. Tudományos konferencia; University Debrecen, Faculty of Sociology and Social policy, Debrecen, June 11th-13th, 2007: At the Crossroads for societal Solidarity

Second Social Quality Conference in Asia. Social Quality and Sustainable Welfare Societies: Towards a new Partnership between Asian Universities and Universities of the European Union, Taipei: National Taiwan University, 2007: Social Empowerment – A Matter of Enabling Society to Cope with Personalities

The Fourth Annual East Asian Social Policy Research Network (EASP) International Conference in Tokyo, October 2007: Restructuring Care Responsibility – Dynamics of Welfare Mix in East Asia: Care Services – Core of Sustainable Empowering Welfare Systems

Symposium Precarious Living Conditions, Insecure Labour Relationships – Expansion of Social Inequalities. On the Way from Periphery to Centre? (Chair: Rolf Hepp; Free University Berlin) in the framework of the KCTOS: Knowledge, Creativity and Transformations of Societies, Vienna, December 2007: Rethinking Precarity in a Global World

Contribution to the International expert seminar, organised by the Comité Espagñol para el Bienestar Social: Social investment and social protection as productive factors. The role of decent work and social integration for an economically successful and socially cohesive society. Madrid, Friday December 14 – Sunday December 16, 2007: A Positive Approach Towards Social Policy – The Re-Foundation of Social Policy

Warsaw, unknown date and occasion: Gospodarka i ekonomia społeczna – sytuacja w Republice Irlandii – The economy and the social economy – the situation in the Republic of Ireland

Institute for Social Policy and Social Psychology at the Faculty for Social Science at the University of Kuopio, unknown date: Classical Class Analysis and Assessment of Contemporary EU-Policies – Ontology and Epistemology of Social Policy Debates

Middle East Technical University, Department of Sociology, Ankara, Turkey, unknown date: Classical Class Analysis and Assessment of Contemporary EU-Policies – Ontology and Epistemology of Social Policy Debates

Öffentlicher Vortrag am Max Planck Institut für ausländisches und Internationales Sozialrecht, 2008: Menschenrechte, Soziale Grundrechte, Sozialrecht – Versuch einer Näherung

Public presentation at Corvinus University Budapest, unknown date – 2009?: (Celtic tiger – a Stillborn Child of the 1950s)

Presentation in Poland, 2009: CSR – CSA – CSO: Responsibility, Accountability, Organisation – Or: On Regaining Political Economy

National Day for Social Policy, marking the 100s anniversary of the Social Policy Association of Finland; Kuopio October 22nd/23rd, 2009: Opening Address: Human Rights: For Sale or Saviour in the Globalising Market Economy

NGO Forum ’09: Cutting the Democratic Deficit through Civil Participation, Oerebro, Sweden; October 27th/28th, 2009: Participatory democracy and civil society role in governance in the perspective of the Lisbon Treaty

International Conference «Deviancy and maintenance of intellectual safety of educational area. Problems. Ways of decision in Moscow, February 24th, 2010: Integrity – Individualism – Information. On Philosophical problems of modern intellectual activity and information society

European Conference for Diaconia Research – Diaconia against Poverty and Exclusion: Future Challenges and Contexts in Europe; Heidelberg, September 23rd-25th, 2010: Mergers and Competition among Church Based Enterprises: In which direction does the introduction of markets in the social sector lead?

ICA Research Conference, 24-27 August, 2011, Mikkeli, Finland: Social State, Welfare State and Then? Where to Move from the Welfare state? A Cooperative State of Sustainable Sociability as Perspective for Innovation

8th International Kondratieff Conference “Cyclical Patterns in Global Processes, Kondratieff Cycles and the Concepts of Long-Term Development of Russia and the World”; Institute of Economics, Russian Academy of Sciences; November 2012: Financial Crisis or New Cycle? Some forgotten moments of the current discussion of crisis

Presentation on Occasion of Retiring from University College Cork, School of Applied Social Studies, Spring 2013: Reinventing the Wheel or Squaring the Circle – Sustainable Social Quality vs. Social Policy

Presentation at the University of East Finland, Campus Kuopio, Finland; June 2013: Methodological considerations for a Theory of Social Policy/Social Policy Research at the Interface of Political Economy and Politics of Social Order

19th Annual Conference on Alternative Economic Policy in Europe: “The deepening divisions in Europe and the need for a radical alternative to EU policies”; London, September 2013; organised by the EuroMemo Group – European Economists for an Alternative Economic Policy in Europe: Precarity – An Issue of Changed Labour Market and Employment Patterns or of Changed Social Security Systems?

HDCP-IRC – Human Development, Capability and Poverty International Research Centre, IUSS – Institute for Advanced Study, Pavia/Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli EXPO 2015. Colloquium internazionale, December 2013, Milano: Qualità sociale e sostenibilità – Social Quality and Sustainability

School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies, Dublin City University Chinese Studies, NUI Maynooth, Dublin, November 15th: The 5th Annual Conference of A.S.I.A – Conflict and Communication: a Changing Asia in a Globalizing World: Cohesion Instead of Integration – Shifting Borders and the Role of Communication

Magyar Tudományos Akadémia. Társadalomtudományi Kutatóközpont (Hungarian Academy of Science), Budapest 2013/2014 (?), Workshop presentation to launch a cooperative project: Social Quality and Local Social Services

Athens/Haidari, January 2014: Germany: The dark side of History – The need to keep the memory of the victims alive

Centro de Investigaciones de Política Internacional, Havana, October 2013: Strategic Studies: Rethinking a World in Crisis and Transformation held by the Centro de Investigaciones de Política Internacional, Havana, October 2013: World Systems Theory and Theory of Social Quality as Proposal for a Methodology for Rethinking a World in Crisis and Transformation

Centro de Investigaciones de Política Internacional; Havana, Cuba, February 2014: Seminar on “Alternatives to Economic Growth – A Perspective for Latin America”

Perspectives on Agency and Participation, seminar organised by Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli in Pavia, May 2014: Agency, Participation, and Responsibility

International Conference on Sustainable Development and Environment Participation, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 20th-22nd June 2014: (Social Quality – A Framework for Changing Policies for Sustainability)

All Russia Centre of Living Standard, Moscow September 2014: (Precarity between emergency and opportunities)

AntiKriegsKonferenz, Berlin, Oktober 2014: Die soziale Mobilmachung Europas durch Jugendarbeitslosigkeit, Rassismus und modernisierten Arbeitsdienst

Academy of Science and Arts/University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, September 2/3 2014: Justice and Solidarity: The European Utopia in a Globalising Era: Justice as a Question of Policies – Justice as a Question of Economics

4th Sorrento Meeting “European Mezzogiorno and Mediterranean basin – Sustainable transitions and reverse visions” held in Sorrento, 7-8 November 2014: European Mezzogiorno and Mediterranean between Well-Being and Growth: Nodes and Territorial Conditions of Development

Social Policy Development in the International Context – Social Investment or a New Social Treatise?; Annual Conference of the Social Policy Association of China, 5/7/3015 

Social Inclusion – Social Exclusion: Physical Exercise as Means Between Strengthening Individuals and Integration into Collectivities. Shaping Urban Social Spaces; Nanchang, Jiangxi University of Economics and Finance; 26-29/11/2015: Annual Conference of the International Journal of the History of Sports: Sport, Urbanization and Social Stratification in Asian Society

Space – A Category between Physical Extension, Economic Re-Production and Understanding the Self; University of Debrecen, February 2016 

Precarity as Part of Socio-Economic Transformation – New Perspectives on Social Policy; University of Debrecen, February 2016

Unveiling Lines Behind Dichotomies; International Conference: Precarious Places: Social, Cultural and Economic Aspects of Uncertainty and Anxiety in Everyday Life, Warsaw, April 6th, 2016, organized by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Social Sciences and Humanities (SWPS) in cooperation with S.U.P.I. European Research Group

From 5 giant evils to 5 giant tensions – the current crisis of capitalism as seedbed for its overturn; Havanna, April 27th to 29th, 2016; Departamento de Disciplinas de la Especialidad de Relaciones Internacionales. Instituto Superior de Relaciones Internacionales “Raúl Roa García”Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores

Growth and Development – Complement or Contradiction? Challenges for a Global Agenda; Shanghai Forum 2016 – end of May; Sub-Forum China and Latin America, Hosted by Fudan University and  Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies; Shanghai, Fudan University


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