“The Future of Europe and the EU-Japan Partnership: The War in Ukraine and its Impact on Europe and Beyond” Lecture by H.E. Herman Van Rompuy - Tokyo College

“The Future of Europe and the EU-Japan Partnership: The War in Ukraine and its Impact on Europe and Beyond” Lecture by H.E. Herman Van Rompuy

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2022.07.12 @ 13:00 – 14:45
2022-07-12T13:00:00+09:00
2022-07-12T14:45:00+09:00
"The Future of Europe and the EU-Japan Partnership:  The War in Ukraine and its Impact on Europe and Beyond" Lecture by H.E. Herman Van Rompuy

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Date(s) Tuesday, 12 July 2022, 1:00-2:45 pm (Doors open: 12:30 pm)
Venue

Yasuda Auditorium, Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo

 

Registrationhttps://pco-prime.com/form/tc0712_2022/en/

300 seats (first-come-first-served basis)

Registration Pre-registration required (300 seats-First-come-first-served)  
Language English (English-Japanese simultaneous translation available)
Abstract

The war in Ukraine has shaken our confidence in peace and prosperity within Europe and beyond. What is needed to overcome such a crisis in international relations? H.E. Herman Van Rompuy, President Emeritus of the European Council, leads the discussion by sharing his insights on the future of Europe and Japan which will be followed by Q&A sessions with students and others.

Program

Opening Remarks

Lecture

Q&A sessions

Speaker Profile

Speaker

H.E. Herman Van Rompuy(President Emeritus of the European Council)

Herman Van Rompuy, former Prime Minister of Belgium, is now President of the European Policy Centre and a visiting Professor in several universities (the College of Europe, KULeuven and others). He was the first full-time President of the European Council to take office when the Lisbon Treaty came into force in 2009. He has been awarded many honours and prizes, among which the Charlemagne Prize – Internationale Karlspreis. He received the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of the EU in 2012. In 2015, King Philippe II of Belgium ennobled Herman Van Rompuy by making him a Count.

 

Facilitator

MINO Takashi (Deputy Director, Tokyo College, The University of Tokyo)

 

Opening Remarks

HAYASHI Kaori (Executive Vice President, The University of Tokyo (in charge of global and diversity affairs))

 

Moderator

IIDA Keisuke (Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo)

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