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APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series

Summer Term Events 2011

4th May 2011, 6.30-8pm
LSE European Institute – APCO  Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series, in association with LSE Chair in
Contemporary Turkish Studies
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Professor Norman Stone
'Joined to Europe by geography and linked to it by
history and trade, can politics overcome religious
and cultural differences so that Turkey ceases to be Europe’s ‘Other’?'
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5th May 2011, 6.30-8pm
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Dr Hans-Gert Pöttering
Chair: Dr Sara Hagemann
'Europe: Where is the Passion?'|
#lseeurope
 
Tuesday 10th May 2011, 1-2pm
LSE European Institute - APCO Worldwide Perspective on Europe Series
Venue: Shaw Library, 6th floor, Old Building
Iveta Radičová, prime minister of Slovakia, chair professor Damian Chalmers
'Fiscal discipline in EU: question of transparency and commitment'
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16th May 2011, 6.30-8pm
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on
Europe Lecture Series

Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Sigbjørn Johnsen, Finance Ministry of Norway
Chair: Waltraud Schelkle
'Equality, growth and sustainability – an impossible combination?'|
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Monday 16th May, 14.30-16.00, LSE, New Academic Building, LG.09
Chair: Prof Iain Begg, LSE
"Economic Outlook for Europe"
IMF forecasts , risks, and policy priorities in advanced and emerging  EuropeIMF seminar: Spring 2011 Regional Economic Outlook

1.   "Economic Outlook for Europe"
Ms. Céline Allard, Deputy Chief of the Euro Area and EU Policies Division of the IMF's European Department.
Mr. Christoph Klingen , Deputy Chief of the Emerging Europe Regional Division of the IMF's European Department. 

2.   "Financial Integration, Growth, and Imbalances"
Mr. Bas Bakker , Chief of the Emerging Europe Regional Division of the IMF's European Department.

Tuesday 28th June 2011,6.30-8pm,
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on
Europe Lecture Series
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Rudy Demotte, Minister President of the Belgian region of Wallonia and President of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.
'Adaptation and regeneration in the EU's regions: The case of Wallonia'|
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Lent Term Events 2011

19th January 2011, 5-6pm
LSE European Institute - APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series in association with Business for a New Europe
Venue: TBC
Speaker: Valdis Dombrovskis (Prime Minister of Latvia)
'Latvia Turns the Corner'|

7th March 2011, 6.30-8pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
LSE European Institute - APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series in association with Business for a New Europe
Speaker: John Bruton (Chair of IFSC Ireland)
'The Economic Future of the European Union'|

15th March 2011, 6.30-8pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
LSE European Institute - APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series in association with Business for a New Europe
Speaker: Charles Grant (Director of the Centre for European Reform.)
Chair: Maurice Fraser
'The emerging powers, the EU and global governance'|

16th March 2011, 6.30 pm
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series
Venue: Sheikh Zayed
Speaker: David Gilmour
'Italy 150 Years On: Was Unification a Mistake?' |

*Cancelled*
13h April 2011,6.30-8pm
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series

Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Luís F M Amado, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Portugal
'The relations of the EU with the Arab world'|


Michaelmas Term Events 2010

Thursday 30 September, 6:30-8pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
LSE European Institute - APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Lecture Series in association with Business for a New Europe
Speaker: Janusz Lewandowski (EU Commissioner for Financial Programming and Budget)
'Can we still afford Europe?'|

Tuesday 19 October, 6-7pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series in partnership with the Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy; Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment; Department of Geography and the Environment.
Speaker: Lykke Friis (Danish Minister for Climate and Energy and Minister for Gender Equality)
'Europe in the new energy world order|'

Thursday 11th November, 1-2pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series in association with the European Foreign Policy Unit
Speaker: Alexander Stubb (Minister for Foreign Affairs, Finland)
Chair: Howard Davies
'Dignified Foreign Policy'|

Monday 22 November, 6.30-8pm, New Theatre, East Building
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series in association with LSEE (LSE Research on South East Europe)
Speaker: Dr Simeon Djankov (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance in Bulgaria)
Chair: Dr James Ker-Lindsay
'What has the financial crisis taught Europe?' |

Tuesday 23rd November, 6.45pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series in association with the European Foreign Policy Unit
Speaker: Dr Danilo Turk (President of Slovenia)
'EU as a Global Player: Reality or Illusion'|

Monday 6th December 2010, 4.30-6pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series
Speaker: Jerzy Buzek (President of the European Parliament and former prime minister of Poland), Professor Norman Davies (author of Europe: a History and God's Playground, a History of Poland)
Chair: Howard Davies
'What Europe Means to Me|'

Tuesday 7 December, 12-1pm, Old Theater, Old Building
LSE European Institute – APCO Worldwide Perspectives on Europe Series
Speaker: János Martonyi (Hungarian Foreign Minister)
'Europe in 2011 and beyond|'

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