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.

September 2014

Thursday, 04 September 2014 - 08.00 to 09.30
Breakfast Policy Briefing
The United States and the European Union: From transatlantic relationship to global partnership
Speaker(s): Anthony L. Gardner, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union
Registration: Registration closed


Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 10.00 to 12.00
EU-Asia Dialogue Policy Panel
Trafficking of minors in Europe and Asia - Tackling a common challenge
Speaker(s):
Khine Myat Chit, Senior Officer, Security Cooperation Division, Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Zoi Sakelliadou, Assistant Policy Officer, Office of the EU Anti-Trafficking Coordinator
Delia Stanescu, Counsellor for Justice and Home Affairs, Permanent Representation of Romania to the European Union
Patricia Le Cocq, Legal Expert, Belgian Federal Migration Centre
Annette Lyth, Regional Project Manager, United Nations Inter-Agency Project on Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region
Jedrek Ng, Prosecutor, Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking, Department of Justice, the Philippines
Yves Pascouau, Director of Migration and Mobility Policies, European Policy Centre (Chair)

Registration: Open for registration


Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 15.00 to 17.30
EU-Asia Dialogue Policy Panel
Protecting the common seas: Towards stronger EU-Asia cooperation on maritime security
Speaker(s):
Mika Aaltola, Programme Director, Finnish Institute of International
Affairs
Paola Imperiale, Minister Plenipotentiary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Italy
Yoshihisa Endo, Executive Director, Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia, Singapore
Jane Chan Git Yin, Research Fellow and Coordinator of the Maritime Security Programme, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Singapore
Steven Everts, Adviser on EU-ASEAN and ARF, European External Action Service
Zhang Junshe, Navy Captain, People’s Liberation Army, People’s Republic of China
Rosa Balfour, Director of Europe in the World, European Policy Centre (Chair)

Registration: Not yet open for registration