CES hosts a diverse series of seminars and annual lectures by scholars and European public leaders. Unless otherwise noted, all events are open to the public. The seminar series aim to:
- Highlight specific themes relevant to contemporary Europe and create a space for substantive discussions and debate with CES members and speakers.
- Bring policy experts and scholars from a variety of disciplinary perspectives to present ongoing research, exchange ideas, and analyze recent developments.
- Educate and engage students and members of the Harvard community on current issues concerning European history, politics, economy and society.