Gianluca Manzo's Oral Presentations




My theoretical and empirically-oriented research constantly benefits from the talks that I have the opportunity to give in conferences, workshops, roundtables or small-group research seminars. Below I list the place in which I had the pleasure to give a presentation according to the research topic to which the presentation is related. (For a list of my talks distinguishig conferences from research seminars, please go to home and see my CV).    





Talks related to my research on mechanisms and analytical sociology 

(In English)

2015 8th INAS annual conference, Department of Sociology, Harvard University
2014 Department of Sociology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
2014 Institute for Futures Studies, Stockholm 
2013 Instituto de Sistemas Complejos de Valparaíso, Valparaíso (Chile)
2013 Instituto de Filosofía y Ciencias de la Complejidad (IFICC), Santiago (Chile)
2013 Causality and Experimentation in Sciences (8th conference in the Causality in the Sciences conference series), University of Paris-Sorbonne.
2012 Centre de coopération Franco-Norvégien, Paris 
2012 International Sociological Association, RC-16 Mid-Term Conference, Trento.
2010 Roundtable "Authors meet Critics: The Promise and Limits of Analytical Sociology", Department of Sociology, University of Oxford.
2009 II Jornada de Sociologia Analitica y Diseño Institucional, Departament de Sociologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.


(In French)
2014 Institut de sciences sociales des religions contemporaines, Université de Lausanne. 
2007 Department of Sociology, University of Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux.
2006 Workshop on « La notion de modèle », ‘Institut de recherche sur l’éducation’ (IREDU, Université Bourgogne), Dijon.
2005 Workshop on “Sociologie : entre théorisation et opérationnalisation”, Centre d’études sociologiques de la Sorbonne (CESS, Université Paris IV – Sorbonne), Paris.




Talks related to my research on status hierarchies 


(In English)
2015 Institut für Soziologie, University of Leipzig
2014 Rationality and Society Invited Session, ASA Annual Meeting, San Francisco
2013 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Chair of Sociology, in particular Modeling & Simulation), Zurich.
2013 Research Seminar Series, Institute for Futures Studies, Stockholm.
2013 Universidad Diego Portales, Santiago (Chili)
2013 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting (Group Processes Regular Session), New York.
2013 6th annual conference of the International Network of Analytical Sociologists (INAS), Institute for Futures Studies, Stockholm
2012 Third Workshop “Social Mechanisms at work”, Fundacion Juan March, Madrid.
2011 (with Delia Baldassarri) Second Workshop “Social Mechanisms at work”, Institut Suèdois, Paris.
2010 (with Delia Baldassarri) First Workshop “Social Mechanisms and Social Structure”, Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study, Uppsala. 


(In French)
2014 GEMASS seminar series, GEMASS, Paris
2012 Séminaire « Épistémologie sociale : la Réputation », EHESS, Paris.



Talks related to my research on educational inequalities

(In English)

2014 Higher School of Economics, Saint Petersburg
2013 Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Santiago (Chili)
2013 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting (Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility Roundtables), New York.
2012 Fifth Analytical Sociology Conference in honor of Paul F. Lazarsfled, Columbia University.
2011 Sociology Colloquium Series, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES, Mannheim).
2010 Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo.
2010 Third Conference on Analytical Sociology and Social Mechanisms, Faculty of Political Science and Sociology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.
2010 Departament de Sociologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona
2010 (with Carlo Barone) Equalsoc Final Conference, University of Amsterdam.
2009 Sociology Seminars Series, Nuffield College, Oxford. 

(In French)
2016 International University of Rabat (Morocco)
2010 Observatoire Sociologique du Changement (OSC, SciencePo-CNRS), Paris.
2008 Groupement de Recherche en Economie Quantitative d'Aix Marseille (GREQAM, CNRS-EHESS-University of Aix-Marseille II et III), Marseille.
2007 Centre de sociologie des organisations (CSO, SciencePo-CNRS), Paris.
2007 Laboratoire de Sociologie Quantitative (LSQ), (Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique CREST), Paris.
2007 Institut de Recherche sur les Sociétés Contemporaines (IRESCO), Paris.
2007 École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris.
2006 Institut National de Statistique et des Études Économiques (INSEE), Paris. 


(In Italian)
2007 Conference “Esplorare la coesione sociale”, Sezione di metodologia dell’Associazione Italiana di Sociologia (AIS, Trento).
2006 Department of Social Sciences, Università di Torino.

Talks related to my research on relative deprivation and happiness

(In English)
2014 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich.
2010 Departament de Sociologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona
2009 EqualSoc Conference, SOCCULT Research Group Workshop, Paris.
2009 Torino Workshop on Mechanisms and Analytical Sociology, Department of Social Sciences, University of Torino.

(In French)
2011 Workshop for the publication of "Les français face aux inégalités et à la justice sociale" (M. Forsé & O. Galland, eds., Institut de France), Paris.
2010 Groupement de Recherche en Economie Quantitative d'Aix Marseille (GREQAM, CNRS-EHESS-Université de Aix-Marseille II et III), Marseille.


Talks related to my research on gender-based housework distribution

This is a dormient project on which I worked in collaboration with Renzo Carriero (University of Turin) during 2010 and 2011. A brief description of the project can be found here.

(In English)

2011 Symposium on “Recent Developments in Analytical Sociology”, Department of Sociology, University of Stockholm.
2011 Seminar in Politics and Society, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin (Italy).

(In French)

2011 Conference « Réseaux Sociaux : des structures au politique », Ecole normale supérieur de Lyon.
2011 Conference « Théories et Modèles en Sciences Sociales », Académie Européenne Interdisciplinaire des Sciences, Université Paris Diderot (Paris VII).
2011 Fourth conference of the French Association of Sociology, University of Pierre-Mendes-France, Grenoble, research commitee 20 « Methods ».
2010 Centre Maurice Halbwachs, Equipe de recherche sur les inégalités sociales (ERIS, CNRS-ENS-EHESS), Paris.