Provisional Programme

More details will follow.

Monday 9th May 2016

08:30 09:00 Registration & morning tea and coffee
09:00 09:15

Welcome Address

09:15 10:00

Keynote Address

10:00 10:30 Refreshment Break
10:30 12:00

Breakout Session 1

Panel A – Issues for EU Member States the Case of Greece and Hungary

Chair: Pawel Pustelnik, Cardiff University

Panel B – EU Normative Power and the Neighbourhood

Chair: Quincy Cloet, Aberystwyth University

12:00 13:00 Lunch
13:00 14:30

Breakout Session 2

Panel A – European Monetary Union & Policy Choices

Chair: Napoleon Xanthoulis, King's College London

Panel B – Trade and the EU

Chair: Anna Wambach, Newcastle University

Panel C – EU Environmental Policy

Chair: Dr Claire Dupont, Universieit Vrije Brussel

14:30 15:00 Refreshment Break
15:00 16:30

Launch of UACES Student Forum Blog and the Student Forums’s Role in JCER (Journal of Contemporary Research)


Drinks at Monk BXL


Tuesday 10th May 2016

09:00 09:30 Registration and morning tea and coffee
09:30 11:00

Breakout Session 3

Panel A – Challenges between the EU and the Far East

Chair: Liam Sunner, University of Maynooth

  • Huanyu Zhao (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)
  • Fumi Yoshimoto (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

Panel B – European Monetary Union and Inequality

Chair: Erin O’Leary

Panel C – EU Institutions and Governance

Chair: Matthijs van Wolferen, University of Groningen

11:00 11:30 Refreshment Break
11:30 13:00

Breakout Session 4

Panel A – Private Industry and Environmental Regulation in the EU

Chair: Jeremy Moulton, University of Hull

Panel B – Public Opinion and Citizenship

Chair: Anthony Salamone, University of Edinburgh

Panel C – EU-Russia Relations

Chair: Daniel Fiott, Universiteit Vrije Brussel

13:00 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:30 Roundtable on Publishing

Conference closes