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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Democratic Challenges in Germany – Insights from Recent Elections
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Democratic Challenges in Germany – Insights from Recent Elections
  • Benjamin Braun – Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard ; Visiting Scholar 2016-2017, CES, Harvard
  • Eva Marlene Hausteiner – Postdoctoral Lecturer and Researcher in Political Theory, University of Bonn; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard; Visiting Scholar 2016-2017, CES, Harvard
  • Hanna Lierse – Postdoctoral Fellow, Jacobs University Bremen; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard
  • Eva Schliephake – Assistant Professor, Institute for Financial Economics and Statistics, University of Bonn; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard
  • Thomas Weber – Professor of History and International Affairs, University of Aberdeen; Director, Center for Global Security and Governance, University of Aberdeen
  • Moderated by Alexander Görlach – Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, The European Magazine, The European; Visiting Scholar, CES, Harvard University; Senior Advisor, Berggruen Institute
  • Welcome Remarks by Marc Redlich – Director, Boston Warburg Chapter, American Council on Germany
The EU's Role in Protecting Human Rights in the World Today
12:00pm - 2:00pm
European Union Law and Government Study Group — The EU's Role in Protecting Human Rights in the World Today
  • Jeff Kenner – Professor of European Law, Human Rights Law Centre, University of Nottingham UK
  • Joana Abrisketa – Professor of International Law and European Union Law, University of Deusto
  • Jeremy Gunn – Professor of Law and Political Science, Université Internationale de Rabat
  • Jakub Jaraczewski – Senior Researcher in Constitutional Law, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan
  • Chair José Manuel Martinez Sierra – Jean Monnet ad Personam Professor in EU Law and Government, Harvard University

Friday, March 31, 2017

Advising Fortnight Event for Secondary Field in European History, Politics and Societies
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Advising Fortnight Event for Secondary Field in European History, Politics and Societies
  • Aida Vidan – Student Programs Advisor, Center for European Studies, Harvard
  • James McSpadden – PhD Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Coordinator, New Directions in European History, CES, Harvard University
  • Colin Brown – Coordinator, Short-Term Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellows Program, CES; Harvard College Fellow, Harvard University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Strengthening Modern Democracies Through International Electoral Observation Missions in Europe and the US
4:15pm - 6:00pm
European Union Law and Government Study Group — Strengthening Modern Democracies Through International Electoral Observation Missions in Europe and the US
  • Radivoje Grujić – Election Adviser, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
  • José Manuel Martinez Sierra – Jean Monnet ad Personam Professor in EU Law and Government, Real Colegio Complutense, Harvard University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, Southern Europe in the EU, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, EU Law and Government, CES, Harvard University
  • Victòria Alsina Burgués – Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Chair David Kennedy – Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, EU Law and Government, CES, Harvard University
What to Expect from the French Presidential Election?
2:15pm - 4:00pm
European Election Monitor Series — What to Expect from the French Presidential Election?
  • Laurent Bigorgne – Director, Institut Montaigne, Paris
  • Hakim El Karoui – Essayist
  • Dominique Moïsi – Senior Counselor, Institut Montaigne, Paris; Co-Founder, Institut Français des Relations Internationales (IFRI)
  • Vincent Pons – Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Daniel Ziblatt – Professor of Government, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-Chair, CES

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

"Midnight at the Pera Palace" - The Birth of Modern Istanbul
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Özyeğin Forum Speaker Series — "Midnight at the Pera Palace" - The Birth of Modern Istanbul
  • Charles King – Professor of International Affairs and Government & Chair of the Department of Government, Georgetown University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, CES, Harvard University; Resident Faculty, CES; Chair, Director's Seminar
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