The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Conferences

 

Each year, one of the three campuses of the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies of the University of the West Indies hosts a conference. The theme of each conference focuses on the social, political or economic issues facing the Eastern Caribbean. 
 


2000
First Annual Conference – Cave Hill
TOPIC:            Alternative Development in the Eastern Caribbean: The Role of the Services Sector
WHEN:            January 12-14.

2001
Second Annual Conference- St. Augustine 
TOPIC:            Good Governance in the Caribbean: The Way Forward
WHEN:            March 14-16.

2002
Third Annual Conference - Mona
TOPIC:             Enabling Human and Economic Development           
WHEN:            April 3-5.

2003
Fourth Annual Conference – Cave Hill 
TOPIC:            Development Strategy and Policy for Small States in the Context of Global Change
WHEN:            January15-17.

2004
Fifth Annual Conference - St. Augustine 
TOPIC:            The CARICOM Single Market and Economy: Legal Political, Economic and Social Dimensions
WHEN:               March 31-April 2.

2005
Sixth Annual Conference - Mona
TOPIC:            Governance, Institutions and Economic Growth: Reflections on Sir Arthur Lewis’ Theory of Economic Growth
WHEN:            March 17-18.

2006
Seventh Annual Conference – Cave Hill
TOPIC:            Social Policy Challenges in the Post-Independence Era          
WHEN:            March 29-31.

2007
Eight Annual Conference – St Augustine
TOPIC:            Crisis Chaos and Change: Caribbean Development Challenges in the 21st Century
WHEN:            March 27-28.

2008
Ninth Annual Conference - Mona
TOPIC:            Reinventing the Political Economy Tradition of the Caribbean
WHEN:            March 26 -28.
 
2009
Tenth Annual Conference – Cave Hill

TOPIC:            Navigating Risks and Building Resilience in Small States
WHEN:            January 25-27.

2010
Eleventh Annual Conference – St. Augustine 
TOPIC:            Turmoil and Turbulence in Small Developing States: Going Beyond Survival
WHEN:            March 24-26.

2011
Twelfth Annual Conference - Mona
TOPIC:            Challenges of the Independence Experience in Small Developing Countries
WHEN:            March 23-25.

2012
SALISES 50/50 Conference – Mona
TOPIC:            Critical Reflections in a Time of Uncertainty
WHEN:            August 20-24.

2013
Fourteenth Annual Conference – Cave Hill
TOPIC:            Towards a New Development Paradigm for the Caribbean: The next 50 Years
WHEN:            April 22-24.

2014
Fifteenth Annual Conference – St. Augustine
TOPIC:            Caribbean Development: Standing Still or Standing Tall? Theoretical, Empirical and Policy Challenges
WHEN:            April 23-25.

2015
Sixteenth Annual Conference - Mona
TOPIC:            Development Strategy and Policy for Small States in the Context of Global Change
WHEN:            January 14-16.

2016
Seventeenth Annual Conference - Cave Hill

TOPIC:            Revolution, Socio-Economic Change and Freedoms
WHEN:            March 29-April 1.
  

What's New

SALISES Developmental Talks Eastern Caribbean
4/11/2017
The first SALISES Developmental Talks Eastern Caribbean Lecture was held on 30 March 2017 in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Saint Lucia. Read more »



Latest Issue - Journal of Eastern Caribbean Studies
3/28/2017
Volume 41, No. 1 - April 2016 is now available from:

UWI Bookshop, Cave Hill Campus, St. Michael, Barbados

Days Books, Independence Square, Bridgetown, Barbados

Sir Arthur Lewis Institute, CARICOM Research Building,
CARICOM Research Park,
Cave Hill Campus, St. Michael, Barbados Read more »



SALISES Developmental Talks 2016-2017
11/3/2016
The next SALISES Developmental Lecture on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 will feature the Right Honourable Owen Arthur, former Prime Minister of Barbados.
  Read more »



SALISES Developmental Talks 2016-2017
11/2/2016
The first Developmental Talks for the 2016-2017 academic year was presented by Dr. Katharina Joosen on Wednesday, 19 October 2016 at 12.30 p.m. in FirstCaribbean Suite B, Solutions Centre, UWI, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados. Read more »



Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies
Telephone: (246) 417-4478 Fax: (246) 424-7291 Email: salises@cavehill.uwi.edu