Thu, Sep 17, 2020

Should Europe go its own way?

Should Europe seek its own strategic road, independent of the US for the first time since 1945? As the EU deepens cooperation among member states, should it seek US support for its projects or disregard its transatlantic ally?

10:00am ONLINE EVENT European Union Politics & Diplomacy Russia Security & Defense

Wed, Jul 29, 2020

Western Balkans Partnership Summit

Public Event ONLINE EVENT – Building on its efforts and extensive networks in Southeastern Europe, the Atlantic Council convenes this Western Balkans Partnership Summit to facilitate and promote concrete steps among the leaders toward regional economic cooperation that can stimulate post-COVID-19 economic recovery, boost the region’s long-term competitiveness, and strengthen its attractiveness for investors.

10:15am ONLINE EVENT Coronavirus International Markets Macroeconomics The Balkans

Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Germany’s role in the future of transatlantic defense

Public Event ONLINE EVENT – German Parliamentary State Secretary Thomas Silberhorn discusses Germany’s agenda for European defense initiatives during its EU Presidency, the country’s current operations abroad from Afghanistan to Mali, and transatlantic security cooperation.

4:00pm ONLINE EVENT

Mon, Jul 20, 2020

The influence of Soros: Politics, power, and the struggle for an open society

Public Event ONLINE EVENT – Emily Tamkin answers the question: “Who is George Soros?” Weaving biography, cultural commentary, and investigative reporting, she brings into focus the man and his myth to examine his political influence in her new book, The Influence of Soros: Politics, Power, and the Struggle for an Open Society.

4:00pm ONLINE EVENT

Fri, Jul 31, 2020

Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki: Poland’s COVID-19 response and strategies for a post-crisis Europe

Public Event AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT – Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is at the forefront during a critical moment for Poland, Central Europe, and the transatlantic community. We explore Poland’s handling of the coronavirus and Poland’s role in the transatlantic relationship.

9:00am ONLINE EVENT Central Europe Coronavirus Economy & Business Europe & Eurasia

Wed, Jun 24, 2020

A conversation with German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer on resilience and the transatlantic alliance

Public Event AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT – German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer joins the Atlantic Council to discuss transatlantic resilience in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the future of the transatlantic alliance, and the geopolitical challenges from Russia and China.

9:30am ONLINE EVENT Coronavirus Europe & Eurasia European Union Germany

Thu, Jun 25, 2020

Europe’s search for digital sovereignty and post-COVID-19 geopolitics: Building a new US-EU digital dialogue?

Public Event ONLINE EVENT – Frances Burwell and Kenneth Propp, co-authors of the Future Europe Initiative’s issue brief on EU digital sovereignty, discuss with experts and policymakers on how this drive impacts the transatlantic partnership regarding digital policy and economy.

10:30am ONLINE EVENT Digital Policy Europe & Eurasia European Union International Organizations

Tue, Jun 16, 2020

European Leadership and the Corona Crisis: Geopolitical Effects on Northern Europe

On June 15, 2020, the Atlantic Council Northern Europe Office in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Nordic Office, organized a seminar on the topic of ”European Leadership and the Corona Crisis: Geopolitical Effects on Northern Europe”. The public seminar was attended by experts from all around Europe, representing parliaments, governmental institutions, political parties, think-tanks and […]

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Coronavirus Europe & Eurasia

Tue, Jun 23, 2020

A conversation with European Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager

Public Event AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT – Executive Vice President Vestager discusses the EU’s economic strategy in response to the COVID-19 crisis, the outlook for the forthcoming EU digital policy initiatives, and growing support in the EU for a stronger focus on digital sovereignty.

10:00am ONLINE EVENT Digital Policy Europe & Eurasia European Union International Organizations

Fri, Jun 19, 2020

Western truth, Chinese truth: The transatlantic alliance and the challenge of China

Public Event ONLINE EVENT – The Fondation Tocqueville, Le Figaro, and the Atlantic Council present a conversation on the transatlantic alliance and the challenge of China.

11:30am ONLINE EVENT European Union France Politics & Diplomacy Resilience & Society

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Tue, Jun 16, 2020

European Leadership and the Corona Crisis: Geopolitical Effects on Northern Europe

On June 15, 2020, the Atlantic Council Northern Europe Office in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Nordic Office, organized a seminar on the topic of ”European Leadership and the Corona Crisis: Geopolitical Effects on Northern Europe”. The public seminar was attended by experts from all around Europe, representing parliaments, governmental institutions, political parties, think-tanks and […]

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Coronavirus Europe & Eurasia

Fri, May 29, 2020

Evolving through crisis: European leadership in the light of COVID-19

The Atlantic Council’s Northern Europe office convened a seminar on lessons learned from the early phases of the pandemic for European and transatlantic leadership.

Event Recap by Elin Schiffer

Coronavirus Economy & Business

Wed, Apr 8, 2020

“We must unite our forces and stick to our fundamental values” during coronavirus crisis, EU commissioner says.

“The European Commission has acted faster and stronger than anyone expected,” on coronavirus, according to European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson.

Event Recap by Paul Cormarie

Coronavirus Digital Policy

Fri, Dec 6, 2019

Digital Policy Simulation – Paris, Berlin

On Tuesday, November 19, the Atlantic Council’s Transatlantic Digital Marketplace Initiative organized a running of its Digital Policy simulation in Paris. This was co-organized with the Institut Montaigne, and hosted at Linedata Services. Institut Montaigne recruited about 20 players, a mix of tech and cybersecurity experts and national security analysts. On Thursday, November 21, the […]

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Digital Policy European Union

Fri, Oct 18, 2019

A Conversation about the Transatlantic Relationship and Foreign Policy Tools with French MP Roland Lescure

On October 18, 2019, the Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics Program and Future Europe Initiative hosted a roundtable conversation with Roland Lescure, Chair of the Economic Affairs Committee in the French parliament and representative for the French living in North America. The discussion focused on the transatlantic economic relationship and future growth prospects for […]

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Economy & Business Europe & Eurasia

Tue, Oct 8, 2019

Securing Northern Europe

On September 20, 2019, the Atlantic Council Northern Europe organized a seminar highlighting the launch of a new issue brief titled ‘Securing Northern Europe: Toward A Comprehensive Approach’. Director for Northern Europe Anna Wieslander and Project Assistant Elin Schiffer presented the report for an audience consisting of invited members of parliament, civil servants, foreign diplomats […]

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Northern Europe

Thu, Mar 28, 2019

Seminar on fighting disinformation by democratic means

The seminar brought together journalists, academic experts, civil society and representatives of government and organizations to discuss the challenge presented by disinformation and different ways to improve resilience ahead of a string of elections in Europe during 2019.

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Disinformation Northern Europe

Tue, Feb 19, 2019

Seminar: Disinformation in electoral contexts

On February 19, 2019, the Atlantic Council in cooperation with the Embassy of Sweden in Vilnius organized a seminar on the threats of disinformation in electoral contexts. Information influence campaigns presenting challenges or threats to public elections are an increasing concern in Sweden, Lithuania and the rest of the EU. Sweden and Lithuania, both being […]

Event Recap by Elin Schiffer

Disinformation European Union

Tue, Dec 11, 2018

Conference on the European defense and security dimension in Northern Europe

On December 11, 2018, the Atlantic Council Northern Europe Office and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, in collaboration with the Latvian Embassy in Sweden, organized a high-level, public international conference on ’The European Defence and Security Dimension in Northern Europe’. The conference brought together policy experts, academic researchers, representatives of government and organizations and media from a significant […]

Event Recap by Elin Schiffer

Defense Policy NATO

Thu, Dec 6, 2018

Seminar on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of NATO

On December 6 the Atlantic Council Northern Europe Office, in cooperation with the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Stockholm, organized a seminar titled ”NATO at 70: How to Navigate in A Turbulent World”. The seminar was attended by experts representing both Swedish governmental institutions, the Stockholm diplomatic corps, and think-tanks.  The closed half-day […]

Event Recap by Elin Schiffer

NATO Northern Europe
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