Events

  • Tue
    21
    Nov
    2017

    Lunch Debate with Thomas Westphal, Director General for EU Affairs at the German Federal Ministry of Finance: “A Strategic Reorientation of the EU Budget?”:

    Europäisches Haus, Unter den Linden 78, 10117 Berlin

    Richard Kühnel, Head of the European Commission Representation in Germany, will give a welcoming speech. The registration to the event is necessary and possible via the web page of the IEP. The Lunch Debate will take place in Europäisches Haus, Unter den Linden 78, 10117 Berlin.

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  • Tue
    28
    Nov
    2017

    Public hearing on "State Owned Companies – state capture,  clientelism and corruption in Romania, Bulgaria, Italy and Czech  Republic” (CRPE), 28 November 2017

    15:30 - 17:30European Parliament, ASP  Building, 4th floor, Room number 384 - Brussels

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    Romanian Center for European Policies & Monica Macovei (ECR) invite you to a public hearing which brings to the forefront the topic of clientelism and state capture in state owned companies (SOE), as illustrated by such cases in Romania, Czech Republic, Bulgaria and Italy.

    The project assessed state capture and clientelism in state owned companies in the respective countries, by means of indicators  highlighting their exposure to such phenomena.

    RSVP: monica.macovei@europarl.europa.eu

    Details about the project are available on www.statecapture.eu.

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  • Wed
    29
    Nov
    2017

    Conference: Prague Insecurity Conference (IIR)

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague

    Conference: Prague Insecurity Conference, 29 November - 1 December 2017, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague

    So many security conferences and we’re still so insecure. It‘s time for some fresh thinking on (in)security … The Prague Insecurity Conference (PIC) exists to change this situation by facilitating a critical, yet constructive exchange on this issue. The PIC will challenge the ways we understand security - and how we pursue it in policy, practice and research. The PIC is the place to come to for fresh thinking on (in)security and for the type of networking that drives better policy and practice.

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  • Wed
    29
    Nov
    2017

    Prague Insecurity Conference

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague

    So many security conferences, and we’re still so insecure. It‘s time for some fresh thinking on (in)security!

    The Prague Insecurity Conference (PIC) exists to change this situation by facilitating a critical yet constructive exchange on this issue. The PIC will challenge the ways we understand security - and how we pursue it in policy, practice and research. The PIC is the place to come to for fresh thinking on (in)security and for the type of networking that drives better policies and practices.

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  • Thu
    30
    Nov
    2017

    3rd "The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism" (SVOC) Conference

    Central European University, Budapest

    Main focus on "New global challenges of European regulation, institutions and policies"

    The conference is organized by the Institute of World Economics of the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Center for European Neighborhood Studies, Central European University.

    Website of the conference: http://svoc-conference.webnode.hu/

    Link to IWE CERS HAS announcement: http://www.vki.hu/news/news_1078.html

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  • Fri
    01
    Dec
    2017

    3rd (SVOC) Conference: "The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism"

    Central European University, H-1051 Budapest, Nádor street 9.

    Main focus on "New global challenges of European regulation, institutions and policies".

    The conference is organised by the Institute of World Economics of the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Center for European Neighborhood Studies, Central European University.

    Website of the conference here.

    Link to the announcement here.

     

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  • Mon
    04
    Dec
    2017

    “German-Portuguese Expert Meeting: The European Order”

    Lisbon

    This year’s German-Portuguese Expert Meeting primarily focuses on reforms of the Eurozone, as well as on reform initiatives of the European defence policy, taking transatlantic relations and the EU-African relations into consideration. The Expert Meeting aims to promote an enhanced mutual cooperation and understanding, in addition to a coherent representation of the respective interests of the states regarding European reforms. This is particularly important to demonstrate the possibilities of unified European approaches and initiatives that are in line with European reforms.

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  • Thu
    07
    Dec
    2017

    Save the Date: ”Alternative Europa!” Concluding Conference

    Deutsches Architektur Zentrum, Berlin

    On 7/8 December 2017, the “Alternative Europa!” project’s closing conference will take place at Deutsches Architektur Zentrum in Berlin. In addition to a panel with the title “What Role Does Digitalization Play for the Visions of a Europe of the Future?” moderated by Prof. Dr. Wolf Schünemann from Heidelberg University, the Alternative Europa! participants will present their manifesto with visions for the future of Europe. Read more about the project on alternative-europa.de.

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  • Thu
    14
    Dec
    2017

    Public discussion "Threats in the Latvian media environment and their impact on society" (LIIA)

    More information will follow soon. Follow the news on the Institute’s webpage.

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  • Thu
    25
    Jan
    2018

    Workshop: “Democracy in the EU and its member states”

    Science Po, Paris

    In EUCOPAS seminars PhD candidates and early post-docs discuss their research with peers and senior academic colleagues in an intense two-day workshop format. The seminars are supposed to help the young researchers to step out of tight disciplinary boundaries and to link their particular research to broader questions concerning European integration.

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  • Mon
    29
    Jan
    2018

    PONT Working Europe Seminar on EU Trade Policy

    Fondation Universitaire, Brussels

    Co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, this 5-day seminar, organised within the framework of PONT, will offer 20 participants from different national and disciplinary backgrounds the opportunity to gain first-hand insights from high-level professionals from EU institutions, academia, and civil society on the current top priorities and trends of EU policy and politics in the field of trade. Through a series of lectures, meetings and visits to EU institutions and Brussels-based organisations, participants will be able to improve their knowledge of EU policy, enhance their analytical and argumentative skills, start building their network and increase their employability.

    This seminar is open to students and graduates in Law and Social Sciences (e.g. Political Science, European Studies, International Relations, Economics, Development Studies...). The participation fee is €200, and participants' travel and accommodation costs will be reimbursed up to €250.

    Applications will close on 10 December 2017 (midnight).

    Download here the detailed call for applications and the draft programme of the seminar. For more information, you can send a message to pont@tepsa.eu.

     

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