Spring 2013 Events at Elcano

PL-SPpismConference: “Poland and Spain: working together in a Europe in flux”, 27 May 2013, Elcano Royal Institute and the Polish Institute of International Affairs, Warsaw

How to cooperate in a Europe in flux? Experts from PISM and the Elcano Royal Institute were attempting to answer this question during in a roundtable held in Warsaw (Poland), organised by the Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM) and the Elcano Royal Institute. With the participation of Charles Powell, Director of the Elcano Royal Institute, and Federico Steinberg, Senior Analyst for International Economics. More information available here.

Round table: Presentation of the results of the research project “Foreign Investment and Development in North Africa”, on the effects of foreign investment in the development of Morocco and Algeria. Project of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Real Instituto Elcano, funded by the Spanish Agency of International Cooperation for Development (AECID). 27 May 2013 More information available here.

spain logo mainMeeting with Alex Petriashvili, State Minister of Georgia for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration, about the political transition of his country after the 2012 elections. Elcano Royal Institute. 22 May 2013. More information availabloe here.

Seminar: 8th edition of the conference “Europa a debate”. Towards a real European Monetary Union: Democratic Legitimacy and Accountability. 17 May 2013.

Under the Irish Presidency of the European Union, the Carlos of Antwerp Foundation, in collaboration with other think tanks and institutions from Spain and Europe, proposes a new “Europa a debate” conference. Organization: Antwerp Carlos Foundation, with the collaboration of the Real Instituto Elcano. More information available here.

Lecture by Erlan A. Idrissov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, 13 May 2013. Presented by Marcelino Oreja, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain and with the participation of Bakyt Dyussenbayev, Ambassador of Kazakhstan in Spain, and Emilio Lamo de Espinosa, Chairman of the Elcano Royal Institute. Embassy of Kazakhstan in Spain and the Elcano Royal Institute. More information available here.

Presentation of the results of the 3rd wave of the Spain Brand Barometer that analyzes the opinion that citizens of different countries have on Spain. The BME is part of the Spain Brand Monitor (SBM) of the Real Instituto Elcano, which is based on a set of studies and research designed to perform rigorous and systematic monitoring of the image of Spain in the world. Real Instituto Elcano, 24 Apr 2013. More information avaialble here.

Roundtable on the Spanish view of how to reinvent the Eurozone, 23 April 2013, Elcano Royal Institute and Chatham House, Madrid

This roundtable discussion was focused on how the eurozone countries, particularly Spain, are responding to the crisis and the proposed banking union. The event was part of a project about European Economic Governancecarried out by Chatham HouseAREL (Agenzia di Ricerche e Legislazione) and the Elcano Royal Institute. It aims to advance the debate on European economic governance and suggest a constructive framework for strengthening it. More information avaialble here.