Conference Agenda

NIIC 2012 will focus on how to further strategies for immigrant integration in a time of economic
downturn and increased anti-immigrant backlash, and provide a space to think through what a
new decade of immigrant integration entails and examine the opportunities that are arising. Best
practices, innovative programs, academic research, and top organizing models will be shared during
the conference that address the many challenges that host communities, receiving institutions and
immigrants face, with the hope of strengthening immigrant integration services and policies across the