The Schuman Centre’s Professor Brigid Laffan listed among ‘The women who shape Brussels’ (Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute, Italy)

The Schuman Centre’s Professor Brigid Laffan (Director and professor, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute) was listed in Politico’s list ‘The women who shape Brussels’. You can see the list here.

Laffan is the leader of the team behind the annual State of the Union conference in Florence each May, which plays host to the full intellectual firepower of the EU and usually features a full set — Commission, Council and Parliament — of EU presidents and a handful of national leaders to boot.

She was also awarded by the University of Limerick Alumni Association its highest honor.