The Network IQ at the 25th International Metropolis Conference

4 - 9 September 2022, Berlin, Germany

The 25th International Metropolis Conference will take place from 4 - 9 September 2022 at the bcc Berlin Congress Centre. The conference is organised by the German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in close collaboration with Metropolis International. Network IQ is a cooperation partner of the conference.

Find out about Network IQ's activities at the 25th International Metropolis Conference

At this year's Metropolis Conference, there are many opportunities for you to get in touch with us and find out about our work.

  • Learn from the viewpoint of practitioners and migrants at the IQ pavilion!
  • Debate German and global migration issues with IQ experts at our workhops!
  • Visit one of our Berlin-based projects during a study tour and get a practical impressions of our daily activities!

For the entire conference programme including all of Network IQ's offers during the event, please visit the website of the 25th International Metropolis Conference.

About the Network IQ

The Network "Integration through Qualification (IQ)" is a programme aimed at improving the employment prospects of immigrants in Germany. It was established in 2005 and is currently funded by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (BMAS) and the European Social Fund (ESF). In almost 400 projects all around Germany, the Network IQ offers a wide range of specialist support services. Its counselling points on credential recognition help skilled immigrants get their foreign diplomas and certificates recognized, thus allowing them to find a job that is in line with their abilities and aspirations. The Network IQ’s training courses provide migrants and refugees with tailored opportunities for upskilling and reskilling in several occupations. The Network IQ supports public service providers (such as employment agencies) as well as private employers by developing intercultural openness and diversity strategies. Moreoever, Network IQ supports companies, labour administration bodies and other stakeholders working in the field of securing skilled worker through the creation of regional networks skilled labour immigration.

To find out more about our activities, visit our homepage or watch our short Network IQ explanatory film!

About Metropolis International

Metropolis International is the world’s largest international network for sharing knowledge on a wide range of migration, integration, inclusion and diversity issues. It aims to foster collaboration between researchers, policy-makers, civil society and business leaders, in order to address current and future challenges in a sustainable and cross-sectoral manner.

Go to the Homepage of Metropolis International