Calendar of events

This is a provisional calendar and details of events and speakers are subject to confirmation to EPC members by e-mail.

These events are only open to EPC members, EU officials and the media, unless specified otherwise.

May 2016

Monday, 09 May 2016 - 12.00 to 13.00
Policy Briefing + Reception
The EU referendum in the UK and its Scottish dimension
Speaker(s): Alex Salmond, Member of Parliament, UK; Shadow Scottish National Party Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs

Registration: Registration closed

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 15.30 to 17.30
Eastern Promises Policy Dialogue
Russia and the EU: what options for a retuning of relations?
Speaker(s): Timofei Bordachev, Director, Centre for Comprehensive European and International Studies, Higher School of Economics, Moscow
James Sherr, Associate Fellow, Eurasia Programme, Chatham House
Fernando A. Guimarães, Head of the Russia Division, European External Action Service
Amanda Paul, Senior Policy Analyst, European Policy Centre (Chair)

Registration: Not yet open for registration

Monday, 30 May 2016 - 14.00 to 16.00
Policy Dialogue
The Aviation Strategy for Europe – Clear skies ahead?
Speaker(s): Filip Cornelis, Acting Director for Aviation and international transport affairs, DG Mobility and Transport, European Commission
Wim van de Camp, Member of the European Parliament (European People's Party)
Brian Moran, Vice President Government Affairs, Europe, Boeing
Luc Tytgat, Strategy and Safety Management Director, European Aviation Safety Agency
Thomas Reynaert, Managing Director, Airlines for Europe
Bill Hemmings, Director, Aviation and Shipping, Transport and Environment
Romain Pardo, Policy Analyst, European Policy Centre (Moderator)
Registration: Open for registration

June 2016

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 - 08.00 to 09.30
Breakfast Policy Briefing
The priorities of the Slovak Republic Presidency of the Council
Speaker(s): Miroslav Lajcak, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs, Slovak Republic
Peter Javorcik, Permanent Representative of Slovakia to the EU
Registration: Not yet open for registration

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 - 13.00 to 16.45
EPC-Egmont Roundtable
A China-led multilateral system on the rise?


This select roundtable will bring together representatives of the academic world, EU and international financial institutions and BRICS nations to discuss China's rise in the multilateral system. For further details, please contact Balazs Ujvari