Events

Academic Year 2017-2018

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

11 May 2018: Symposium on External Challenges for the Common Fisheries Policy

Comfirmed Keynote Speakers Daniel Owen – Barrister, Prof Robin Churchill, Prof Richard Barnes and Prof Hubert Zimmermann

For more information: Call for Abstracts


Tuesday 31 October 2017 – 13:00-18:00 – Venue: Chrystal Macmillan Building
Bridging political, legal and historical perspectives on contemporary Europe

An Event co-organized by Edinburgh University Political History Research Group and the Europa Research group


SEMINAR SERIES 

SEMESTER 2


Wednesday 24 January 2018, 11:00-12:00, Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Examining Attitudes towards the EU: The Role of Living Conditions in Cities and their Impact on the Urban Educated Polish Youth (paper-based presentation)

Adrian Favero, PhD researcher, University of Edinburgh, School of Social and Political Science


Tuesday 20 February 2018, 11:00-12:00, Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Controlled Foreign Companies’ rules in light of European Court of Justice (ECJ) case law (paper-based presentation)

Anna-Archontia Florou, PhD researcher, University of Edinburgh, School of Law


Monday 19 March 2018, Joint seminar with the Education & Society Group – Conference Room 2.15, 12:00 to 13:00. Chrystal Macmillan Building

Exploring how best practices in education policy are developed in a European expert group

Dr. Natalie Papanastasiou, Postdoctoral Researcher, Amsterdam Institute of Social Science Research, University of Amsterdam


Friday 13 April 2018, 12:00 to 13:00, Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building

The relationship of the Public Interest and the Court of Justice: less subject to change than the climate.

SEMESTER 1


Tuesday 26 September 2017 – 16:00-17:00 –  Venue: Chrystal Macmillan Building

What Triggers the Intention to Use the European Citizens’ Initiative? The Role of Benefits, Values and Efficacy

Dr. Sergiu Gherghina, University of Glasgow and Anna Kandyla, European Union Institute (EUI)


Friday 13 October 2017 14:00-15:00 – Venue: 50 George Square – G.06

Between Rhetoric and Practice: The EU’s Trade Policy in Situations of Contested Sovereignty

Dr Eva Kassoti, The Hague University of Applied Sciences


Tuesday 31 October 2017 – 15:30-16:30 – Venue: Chrystal Macmillan Building

The Conservative Human Rights Revolution: European Identity, Transnational Politics, and the Origins of the European Convention 

Dr. Marco Duranti, University of Sydney


Wednesday 22 November 2017 – 16:00-17:00, Venue: Seminar Room 4 Chrystal Macmillan Building

The sea-crosser’s paradox: how drowning at sea has become a crime control strategy and why human rights do nothing about it

Francesca Soliman, University of Edinburgh


Wednesday 13 December 2017 – 11:00-12:00, Venue, Seminar Room 5 Chrystal Macmillan Building

David Fernández Rojo, University of Deusto


 

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