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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

How the Euro Transformed National Politics
12:00pm - 2:00pm
How the Euro Transformed National Politics
  • Carlo Bastasin – Non-resident Senior Fellow, Center on the United States and Europe, The Brookings Institution

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Battle for Greece: Lessons Learned (for Greece, Europe and Beyond)
  • Dimitris Keridis – Founding Director, Kokkalis Program on Southeastern and East-Central Europe, Harvard Kennedy School; Director, Navarino Network; Associate Professor of International Relations, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens
Saving Europe: A Lecture by Carlo Bastasin
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Saving Europe: A Lecture by Carlo Bastasin
  • Carlo Bastasin – Non-resident Senior Fellow, Center on the United States and Europe, The Brookings Institution

Friday, October 2, 2015

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Turkey and the European Union at a Crossroad
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The Inaugural Hüsnü Özyeğin Annual Lecture on Modern Turkey — Turkey and the European Union at a Crossroad
  • Martti Ahtisaari – Chairman, Independent Commission on Turkey; Founder & Chairman of the Board, Crisis Management Initiative; President, Republic of Finland (1994-2000); Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, (2008)
  • Melani Cammett – Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University; Professor, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-Chair, Colonialism and Mediterranean Europe, CES, Harvard University
  • Cemal Kafadar – Vehbi Koç Professor of Turkish Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Kemal Kirişci – TÜSİAD Senior Fellow and Director, Turkey Project, Center on the United States and Europe, The Brookings Institution
  • Elaine Papoulias – Executive Director, CES, Harvard University; CES Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
  • Berna Turam – Professor of Sociology and International Affairs, Northeastern University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Introduction by Ayla Göksel – CEO, Özyeğin Social Investments
  • Moderated by Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; CES Director, Harvard University

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Federalism in West Germany 1949-2008
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Federalism in West Germany 1949-2008
  • Siegfried Weichlein – Professor of Contemporary European History, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Monday, September 28, 2015

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Managing National Security Challenges in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Rokas Masiulis – Minister of Energy, Republic of Lithuania
  • Stefano Spaggiari – CEO of Expert System, Italy
  • Haim Assa – Head of SIMLAB - Strategic war and simulations unit, Israel
  • Lucio De Michele – Head of the Office for International Security and Strategic Political and Military Issues, Government of Italy
  • Andras Simonyi – Managing Director, Center for Transatlantic Relations at the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C.
  • Sander Lleshi – National Security Adviser to the Prime Minister, Albania
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