Outreach activities in the current academic year are listed under news.
5/26 Alasdair Young moderated a panel discussion on “The Potential Implications of a British Exit from the European Union” with British Consul General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford; German Consul General Detlev Ruenger and Irish Consul General Shane Stephens at the Atlanta Council on Foreign Relations.
5/9 Vicki Birchfield gave the opening remarks and moderated the Europe Day in Atlanta event “Why Is the Centennial of World War I Relevant for Understanding Europe Today?” at the Alliance Française and the Goethe Zentrum Atlanta.
3/21 Vicki Birchfield spoke on La négociation du Partenariat Transatlantique de Commerce et d’Investissement (TTIP): Comment comprendre les oppositions et l’opinion publique des Etats-Unis et de l’Union européenne? et La contestation de l’idéologie du marché: articuler Polanyi et Gramsci, Doctoral workshop organized by University of Paris I, Pantheon Sorbonne.
3/1 Alasdair Young and German Consul General Detlev Ruenger spoke on ‘The European Union: Challenges and Future Prospects,’ World Affairs Council of Atlanta Members Forum.
2/4-5 Alasdair Young presented a paper on “Intergovernmental Policy Makes Transnational Politics? The Distinctive Politics of the TTIP Negotiations,’ paper to the ‘Transnational Relations and the Transatlantic Relationship’ Workshop, Georgetown University.
1/26 Peter Swire debated Max Schrems at the Brussels Privacy Hub
5/18 Alasdair Young presented ‘The Distinctive Politics of TTIP’ to the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, U.S. Department of State.
4/ 14 Vicki Birchfield spoke on “Unraveling or Re-Stitching? The EU’s responses to multiple crises from Greece to Ukraine” to the International Club of Atlanta.
3/17 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘The 21st Century Politics of TTIP,’ University of Dunde (via video link).
1/21-3 Peter Swire spoke on a plenary panel at the Computers, Privacy, and Data Protection ’15 conference.
7/2 Vicki Birchfield spoke on “Democracy and Sovereignty in the 21st Century: Lessons from the European Union,” at the Georgia Tech campus in Lorraine (GTL), Metz, France.
6/5 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘Challenges in U.S. Trade Policy,’ North Atlanta Rotary Club.
6/4 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘21st Century U.S. Trade Policy,’ Foreign Policy Association, Great Decisions Discussion Program, Village At Deaton Creek discussion group.
5/13 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘The Promise and Potential Pitfalls of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership,’ International Club of Atlanta.
3/8 Vicki Birchfield and co-editor, Giovanna Dell’Orto presented their book Reporting at the Southern Borders at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.
3/6 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘21st Century U.S. Trade Policy,’ Foreign Policy Association, Great Decisions Discussion Program, Dunwoody discussion group.
3/3 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘21st Century U.S. Trade Policy,’ Foreign Policy Association, Great Decisions Discussion Program, Buckhead discussion group.
2/20 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘The Promise and Potential Pitfalls of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership,’ Atlanta Council on International Relations.
11/7 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘The Promise and Potential Pitfalls of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership,’ World Affairs Council of Atlanta.
10/25 Alasdair Young participated in a Roundtable on “The transatlantic trade and investment partnership: Impacts on the US Southeast.” France-Atlanta at the Academy of International Business Southeast USA Chapter.
6/11 Alasdair Young spoke on ‘Transatlantic perspectives on genetically modified food,’ Controversial Topic Discussion Club, Atlanta.
4/2 Vicki Birchfield participated in the “Expert Panel on Transatlantic Relations” at the 29th annual Congress-Bundestag Seminar.
2/15-16 Vicki Birchfield gave the Plenary Keynote speaker at the International Conference on “The World between Crisis and Change” organized by the Karl Polanyi Institute and the Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (CNAM) in Paris, France.
1/22 Vicki Birchfield gave an invited lecture on “From the Elsyee Treaty to ‘Merkozy’: Taking Stock of French-German Relations and the Future of the European Project”on the occasion of the 49th anniversary of the Franco-German Friendship Treaty hosted at the Goethe Institute and Alliance Francaise.
10/11 Vicki Birchfield spoke on “German Leadership and the Crisis in the European Union” to the International Issues Forum at the Villa International (Atlanta).