Jean Monnet in the US

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)

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 1, 2020
TBD
VIRTUAL TALK: "Regional Integration & Relations Between the EU and Latin America Under the Impact of COVID-19"
PRIMARY ORGANIZER: Universty of Miami Jean Monnet Chair/EU Center
 
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 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
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)

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, Florida, European Studies
PARTNERS: Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Florida International University, Jean Monnet EUCE, CGES, and the German Marshall Fund

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
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.
 

Details To Be Announced:
The following events are being planned as a part of the JMintheUS series. Please check back for details about date/time/registration. We will update this page regularly.

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