Events archive

Herman Van Rompuy - First President of the European Council
29 January 2016 - 4:00pm
Lecture Theatre 1, Blavatnik School of Government
The Oxford University European Affairs Society presents: Co-hosted by the European Studies Centre and the Blavatnik School of Government: A Conversation with Herman Van Rompuy, First President of the... Read more
POMP Core Events
Witold Sobków (Ambassador of Poland to UK), Tomasz Orłowski (Ambassador of Poland to Italy), Bronisław Misztal (Ambassador of Poland to Portugal)
28 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Three Polish distinguished diplomats, Tomasz Orłowski, Ambassador to Italy, Witold Sobków, Ambassador to the United Kingdom, and Bronisław Misztal, Ambassador to Portugal will converse with Professor... Read more
SEESOX
Adam Bennett (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Peter Sanfey (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
27 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series: South East European realities amid Europe’s multiple crises South East Europe currently finds itself confronted with numerous external crises, including the Eurozone, the... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Basak Kale (Middle East Technical University, Ankara)
26 January 2016 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre
ESC Visiting Academics Seminar Series Light lunch provided The relations between Turkey-EU have never been easy due to the challenges on both sides of the negotiations table that have complicated the... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Anatole Kaletsky (Co-Chairman, Gavekal Consultancy)
25 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
This seminar draws on Kaletsky’s book Capitalism 4.0: The Birth of a New Economy in the Aftermath of Crisis , published in 2010 by Bloomsbury. The book's writing was primarily influenced by the... Read more
European Studies Seminar
22 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
ESC Film Screening The Great European Disaster Movie The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the Director, Annalisa Piras the Executive Producer, Bill Emmott as well as Paola Mattei, Kalypso... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Wojciech Konończuk, Centre for Eastern Studies, Warsaw
21 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The Maidan was a second attempt of the Ukrainian society to put the country on a path of modernisation. Russia’s unexpected response to Ukraine’s revolution led to the most serious crisis in Europe... Read more
SEESOX
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Richard Caplan (Linacre College, Oxford), Neil MacFarlane; (St Anne’s College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
20 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series: South East European realities amid Europe’s multiple crises South East Europe currently finds itself confronted with numerous external crises, including the Eurozone, the... Read more
SEESOX
Bogdan Chiritoiu (Romanian Competition Council), Emanuel Coman (Corpus Christi College, Oxford), Sorin Moisa (MEP, European Parliament), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College, Oxford) tbc, Laura Stefan (Expert Forum, Romania)
3 December 2015 - 4:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
PANEL DISCUSSION ABSTRACT Rule of law and effective government are highly dependent on the quality of the institutions created to enforce it. During EU accession negotiations, much effort was put... Read more
SEESOX
Euripides L. Evriviades (Cyprus High Commissioner to the UK)
2 December 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
ABSTRACT The accession of Cyprus to the EU in 2004, is the single most important strategic development in the country’s turbulent history since independence in 1960. It affirmed Cyprus’s place in... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Christopher Bickerton (Queens College, University of Cambridge)
1 December 2015 - 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
ESC Core Seminar Series: Evolving Geographies of Power in Europe Unbounding of state-society relations
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Adam Bennett (St. Antony’s College), Robin McConnachie (Oxford Analytica; former senior Bank of England official)
30 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The first part of this presentation reviews the record, in a quantitative manner, of IMF programs in Southeastern Europe (not including Greece) over the past ten years. It also examines the evolving... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Luca Ferrari (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Italy), , Jon Snow (Channel 4 News)
27 November 2015 - 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
SEESOX
Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
26 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
BOOK LAUNCH The introduction of consociational power sharing as a post-war political system has become one of the international community's preferred post-conflict devices. In situations where... Read more
POMP Event
Dr Ursula Philips (Honorary Research Associate of UCL SSEES), Dr Magdalena Heydel (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
25 November 2015 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
The Seminar Room (Third Floor), Radcliffe Humanities Building (TORCH), Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6AD
Zofia Nałkowska (1884-1954) and Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) lived in the same period but at opposite ends of Europe in very different political and cultural circumstances. Both were prominent writers... Read more

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