If you had three wishes to make -what would you wish the EU to look like, or to do better?
"The European Union as a Global Player", 5 May 2021: We are very proud to host an exclusive digital #EuropeDay2021 celebration! With the opening speech of our Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Sinanoğlu @sinanoglu_ms, twelfth Jean Monnet Chair COAWARE at Istanbul 29 Mayıs Univesity event will be a webinar welcoming very distinguished guest speakers with keynote address by Ms. Federica Mogherini (Rector, College of Europe; Former High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission and Italy’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation).
The webinar will reflect upon the issue of the potential of the European Union as a Global Actor based on the views and experiences of the very distinguished speakers and discuss what may be the bureucratic, institutional, political and other impediments to that role.
It will be held via Zoom, on Wednesday May 5, 2021 from 11:00 to 16:00 (GMT+3, Istanbul Time). For the programme of the event please check out our attached schedule. The working language will be English, with no translation. Please fill out this form to register:
Please contact Oğuzhan Barçın (Assistant to the Jean Monnet Chair) at firstname.lastname@example.org for any inquiries related to the Zoom connection or more broadly to this event.
We are very thankful to be in cooperation with Istanbul Consular Corps (ICC), Economic Development Foundation (IKV) and Beyoğlu Municipality in the organisation of this webinar.
THE EUROPEAN UNION AS A GLOBAL PLAYER
Webinar on 5 May 2021, 11:00 to 16:00. (GMT +3, Istanbul time)
Hosted by the Jean Monnet Chair at Istanbul 29 Mayıs University in cooperation with Istanbul Consular Corps (ICC), Economic Development Foundation (İKV) and Beyoğlu Muncipality under the framework of Europe Day.
11:00 – 12:15
Welcome and introduction
12.15-12.40: Q&A Session
12.50-14.20: Session II
Moderator: Prof. Dr. Özgür Ünal - Eriş, Jean Monnet Chair, Istanbul 29 Mayıs University
14.30-16.00: Session III
Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Nas, Secretary General of Economic Development Foundation
The working language: English. The details of Zoom meeting will be sent prior to the meeting.