This is a provisional programme and is subject to change.
Click on papergivers' names to read their abstracts and/or full papers.
Wednesday 23 April 2014
|20:00||Welcome drinks - The Shakespeare Pub, Lower Temple Street, B2 4JD|
Thursday 24 April 2014
|09:30||10:00||Registration & Morning tea, coffee and pastries|
Keynote Address - 'Rethinking the European Union'
Breakout Session 1
Panel A - European Integration: Drivers & Hindrances
Chair: Josefin Graef (University of Birmingham)
Panel B - Migration across Europe: Split in Approval
Chair: Lena Sucker (Loughborough University)
Panel C - EU Governance Processes: Nuances in Decision-Making
Chair: Annie Gibney (University of Birmingham)
Breakout Session 2
Panel A - European Law Enforcement: Tuning Multiple Governance Levels
Chair: Dr Ed Turner (Aston University)
Panel B - Regulations in European Health & Environmental Politics
Chair: Viviane Gravey (University of East Anglia)
Panel C - Beyond Defence and Sanctions: EU Peacebuilding & Peacekeeping Measures
Chair: Dr Amanda Beattie (Aston University)
Breakout Session 3
Panel A - Law as Protective Mechanism: Ensuring the Process
Chair: Grant Stirling (University of Edinburgh)
Panel B - Europe's Future as Foreign- and Security-Political Actor
Chair: Dr Virginie Grzelczyk (Aston University)
Panel C - A European Society: Discourse & Participation
Chair: Francesca Batzella (University of Edinburgh)
Drinks and canapés at the Old Joint Stock Pub, Temple Row West, B2 5NY.
Sponsored by the Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics, Aston Centre for Europe at Aston University.
Friday 25 April 2014
|09:00||09:30||Morning tea, coffee and pastries|
Breakout Session 4
Panel A - A Matter of Power: Questioning Influence in Economic Negotiations
Chair: Amy Manktelow (Nottingham Trent University)
Panel B - Regionalism, Cooperation & EU External Governance
Chair: Anne Claire Marangoni (Aston University)
Panel C - Education across Borders: Studying (in) Europe
Chair: Ioanna Ntampoudi (Aston University)
Breakout Session 5
Panel A - Competition & Cooperation: Economic Cross-Border Activity
Chair: Tiffany Kwok (University of Birmingham)
Panel B - Debating EU Governance: Insights from Environmental Policy Studies
Chair: Benjamin Leruth (University of Edinburgh)
Panel C - Citizenship: a Concept in Practice
Chair: Rachael Dickson (Queen's University Belfast)
10 Years after the 'Big Bang', what is the Future of EU Enlargement?