Jean Monnet in the US

COVID-19 Response

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The Jean Monnet in the U.S.A. Series, #JMintheUS is an initiative of several EU-funded Universities across the United States. The world has shifted to virtual events, making new kinds of collaborations possible. Co-sponsors of the #JMintheUS initiative can better share programming related to the European Union and European Union studies, increasing access to more communities throughout the country. 

The following events are open to all audiences. Details will be updated as they become available, so please check this page regularly. Virtual attendance may be limited, so early registration is recommended. For more information about the events and details about how to register, follow the link to see information on the primary organizer’s website. The European Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh is proud to host this page for information purposes, but is not responsible for the events being organized by partner institutions.

Scheduled Events (links to registration pages will be posted as they are made available)

 

July 29, 2020
2:00 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL MODERATED TALK: Rising Autocrats and 'Freedom Fighters': How the Populist Radical Right in Germany and Europe Responds to the Corona Pandemic, with Marcel Lewandowsky (DAAD)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)

July 30, 2020
11:30 a.m. EDT
VIRTUAL TALK & DISCUSSION: Regional Integration & Relations between the EU and Latin America under the impact of COVID-19
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Miami, European Union Center and Jean Monnet Chair
PARTNER ORGANIZATION: Universidad de los Andes (Chile)

FALL 2020
 
September 9, 2020
10:00 a.m. EDT
VIRTUAL PANEL DISCUSSION: Legislating Sustainability: Public Policy and the Environment in the EU
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of  Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
September 11, 2020
12:00 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL MODERATED TALK: Talk with Cecilia Malmström, former EU Trade Commissioner
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
September 15, 2020
12:00 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: Pandemics in Europe: Political and Social Responses Series - European Solidarity Tracker, a discussion with the European Council on Foreign Relations on how the coronavirus crisis tested European solidarity and what the data shows.
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more infomration and to register, click HERE.
 
September 16, 2020
3:00 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL PANEL DISCUSSION: Europe at a Crossroads: Dialogue with the EU, French, and German Ambassadors
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
September 29, 2020
12:30 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time
VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: "Overview of Upcoming CEUCE Events and Opportunities by Felicia Naranjo Martinez, Executive Director"
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Colorado European Union Center of Excellence, University of Colorado
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
October 6, 2020
11 a.m. EDT
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Floriday International University
To register, click HERE.
 
October 7, 2020
4:00 p.m. EST
Regional Integration & Relations between the EU and Latin America Under the Impact of COVID-19
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Miami Jean Monnet Chair and EU Center (contact)
 

October 16, 2020
12 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: Pandemics in Europe: Political and Social Responses Series - Crisis Signaling: "How Italy's Coronavirus Lockdown affected incumbent Support in Other European Countries" with Catherine de Vries (Bocconi University)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)

October 20, 2020
9:30 a.m. EST
EU Political and Economic Plans
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Miami Jean Monnet Chair/EU Center (contact)
 

12 p.m. EDT
VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: Pandemics in Europe: Political and Social Responses Series - "The historical legacies on the EU's Free Movement of Persons: Our Human Mobility Rights in a post COVID-19 context" with Cristina Blanco Sio-Lopez (Marie Sklodowska-Curie Visiting Fellow, University of Pittsburgh)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)

12:30 p.m. EST
Briefing and Lecture on Regional Integration in the Americas
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Miami Jean Monnet Chair/EU Center  (contact)

October 22, 2020

11 a.m. CDT
VIRTUAL MODERATED TALK: The German Presidency of the EU at Mid-Point: Ulrike Guérot  (Founder and Director of European Democracy Lab/Professor of European Policy and the Study of Democracy, Danube University, Krems)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for German and European Studies
PARTNERS: Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Florida International University

October 27, 2020
11 a.m. EDT
MFJMCE LECTURE: Regional Integration & European-Latin American Relations under the impact of COVID-19
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, Florida International University
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
November 12, 2020
9:30 a.m. EST
"(Internal and External) Challenges of the EU after Brexit and the US Elections"
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Miami Jean Monnet Chair/EU Center
 
November 12, 2020
12 p.m. EDT
ROUNDTABLE: Virtual Briefing on the Transatlantic Relationship after the US Elections
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Pittsburgh, European Studies Center (ESC)
PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS: American University, Georgia Tech University
 
November 17, 2020
12:30 p.m. EDT
MFJMCE ROUNDTABLE: "An Update on EU-Iran Relations" with Shireen Hunter (Georgetown University), Eldar Mamedov (European Parliament), Eric Lob (FIU), and Mohammad Homayounvash (FIU)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER:  Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, Florida-International University
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
SPRING 2021
 
February 23, 2021
11 a.m. MT
VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: "Refocusing EU Tourism Post Brexit and COVID-19" with Robert Evans 
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Colorado European Union Center of Excellence, University of Colorado
For more information and to register, click HERE.
 
10:30 a.m. EDT

VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: The EU policy on Digitization (of Art Collections) with Antoinette Maget Dominice (Ludwig Maximillian University), Ewa Manikowska (Institute of Art Polish Academy of Sciences), Arianna Traviglia (Center for Cultural Heritage Technology University ca'Foscari)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.

February 24, 2021

11 a.m. MT

VIRTUAL TALK: A conversation with Austrian Ambassador Martin Weiss
 

February 25, 2021

3 p.m. CT

VIRTUAL TALK: A Conversation with Swedish Hip Hop Artist Jason “Timbuktu” Diakité

PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Union Center, University of Illinois
For more information and to register, click HERE.

12:30 p.m. EST

VIRTUAL TALK: Republican Realism and Ideology in EU Politics
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Center for European Union, Transatlantic, and Trans-European Space Studies, Virginia Tech
For more Information and to register, click HERE.
 

February 26, 2021

12 p.m. CT

VIRTUAL TALK "Rights, Representation, and Resources: Gender Equality in Sweden and the EU" | EU Day keynote address by Swedish Ambassador to the US Karin Olofsdotter
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Union Center, University of Illinois
For more information and to register, click HERE.

March 2, 2021

12 p.m. EST

VIRTUAL TALK: Europe's Green Recovery with Frans Timmermans
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Studies Center, University of Pittsburgh
For more information and to register, click HERE.

March 9, 2021

8 a.m. EST

VIRTUAL Symposium: Race, Human Rights, and Populism in Poland: A Symposium
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Union Center, University of Illinois
For more information and to register, click HERE.

March 10, 2021

1 p.m. EST

VIRTUAL LECTURE: The European Democracy Action Plan and Beyond: What Does the Future of EU Disinformation Policy Look Like?
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Union Center, University of Colorado, Boulder 
For more information and to register, click HERE.

March 12, 2021

8 a.m. EST

WORKSHOP: How to Research EU Cultural Policy
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: European Studies Center, University of Pittsburgh

March 16, 2021

12 p.m. EST

VIRTUAL LECTURE: Crisis Decision-Making: How COVID-19 Has Changed the Working Methods of the EU Institutions
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.

March 24, 2021

9 a.m. EST
VIRTUAL CONFERENCE: European Union-Middle East Relations in a Changing World’
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, Florida International University
 
March 30, 2021
 
11 a.m. EST
VIRTUAL TALK: 
Capitalist Transformations in East Central Europe since the Great Recession: What Do We Know? What Have We Missed?
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Center for European Union, Transatlantic, and Trans-European Space StudiesVirginia Tech
For more Information and to register, click HERE.
 
April 6, 2021
 
10:30 a.m. EST

VIRTUAL MODERATED PANEL: The Human Dimenion of Heritage in the EU with Karolina Nikielska-Sekula (University of South-Eastern Norway), Andreas Wiesand (ERICARTS), Alexandra Xanthaki (Brunel University London)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.

April 15, 2021
 
2 p.m. PT

VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: New Parties in Europe: Formation and Institutionalization of New Parties in EU Member States
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Center for West European Studies, University of Washington
For more information and to register, click HERE.

April 20, 2021
 
10:30 a.m. EST

VIRTUAL MODERATED PANEL:Success and Challenge for the EU External Cultural Relations with Guillaume Decot (European External Action Service), Damien Helly (Culture Solutions), Elke Selter (SOAS)
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: University of Florida, Center for European Studies (CES)
For more information and to register, click HERE.

May 20, 2021
 
12 p.m. PT

VIRTUAL LECTURE SERIES: Phillip Ayoub | Pride Amid Prejudice: The Impact of the First Pridein Sarajevo 
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Center for West European Studies, University of Washington
For more information and to register, click HERE.

 

Co-sponsors of the Jean Monnet in the USA Series:

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  • ​Department of Political Science – European & International Studies Program,
    Virginia Tech

 

For details on the JMintheUS initiative, please contact irm24@pitt.edu