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 Academic year 2015-2016

The Programme also offers a wide range of guest lectures on a regular basis by academics and visiting scholars, politicians, diplomats, business people and journalists with immediate experience of the region and its problems.

SECOND SEMESTER

PROFESSOR JOVAN TEOKAREVIC 

Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Belgrade

Thursday, 21/4/2016 “Western Balkans 2016: Between Deep Crises and Uncertain Perspectives”

Friday, 22/4/2016  "Reconciliation through Europeanization

  

 

     

 

        

DR DIMITRIS SKLEPARIS

Dr. Dimitris Skleparis, ELIAMEP Researcher “Refugees and Migration Crisis in the Mediterranean”, 

1 April 2016,  ** 5.00 p.m.

 

 

 

DR. DIMITRIOS KONTOGEORGIS

Dr. Dimitrios Kontogeorgis Αdjunct lecturer, International Hellenic University, School of Humanities. “The Romanian National Movement (1750-1850). Its origins and early phase”, Friday, 18 March 2016 ** 7.00 p.m.

 

 

  • DR. MICHALIS KALIAKATSOS

Dr. Michalis Kaliakatsos will give a lecture on  “The placticity of nationalism. The case of Ion Dragoumis and Greek Irredentism (1903-1913)”, 27 February 2016 **10.00 a.m.

 

FIRST SEMESTER

 

  PROFESSOR ANTAL ORKENY

Professor Antal Örkény, Faculty of Social Sciences, Eotvos Lorand University (Budapest) gave a lecture to SEE students on “New migration trends and conflicts in Europe”, 18 December 2015 (5.00 p.m.)

 

 

 

  

MR. YANNAKIS SMILANIS

12/12/2015: Mr. Yannakis Smilanis (SEE Alumnus, academic year 2010-2011), PhD candidate of the University of Athens will give a Guest lecture on The Bulgarian-Macedonian Controversy over the Cultural Legacy of 19th-20th c. Macedonia", 10.00 a.m., 6, Themistocleous str. (1st floor)

 

  

PROF. PASCHALIS KITROMILIDIS

27/11/2015, Pachalis Kitromilidis, Professor of Political Science, University of Athens, Nationalism in Southeast Europe: An Overview".

   

 

 

 

    

DR RITSA PANAGIOTOU 

20/11/2015:  Dr. Ritsa Panagiotou, Centre for Planning & Economic Research "The Greek Crisis as a Crisis of EU Enlargement: how will the Western Balkans be affected?".

  

 DR AXEL SOTIRIS WALLDEN

10/11/2015: Dr Axel Sotiris Wallden, formerly at DG NEAR, European Commission  “Balkan communist regimes 1945-1990”.

13/11/2015: Dr Axel Sotiris Wallden, formerly at DG NEAR, European Commission “The European Union's enlargement policy. The 2015 Commission 'Enlargement Package'”.

  

  

   

PROF.  P.C. IOAKIMIDIS

12/10/2015: Professor Emeritus  P.C. Ioakimidis,The Lisbon Treaty and After”

19/10/2015: Professor Emeritus P.C. Ioakimidis, “The Nature of the European Union Political System”.  

 

ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015

The Programme also offers a wide range of guest lectures on a regular basis by academics and visiting scholars, politicians, diplomats, business people and journalists with immediate experience of the region and its problems.

SECOND SEMESTER

   

PROF. NIKIFOROS DIAMANTOUROS 

18/5/2015: Professor Emeritus  Nikiforos Diamantouros, Former Ombudsman for the European Union gave a lecture on "Democratisation in  Southeastern Europe: Theoretical Reflections". 

 

   

PROF. PASCHALIS KITROMILIDIS

24/4/2015, Pachalis Kitromilidis, Professor of Political Science, University of Athens gave a Guest lecture on Nationalism in Southeast Europe: An Overview".

 

    

DR. KONSTANTINOS KALANTZIS

20/3/2015: Dr. Konstantinos Kalantzis (UCL) " Disavowal and Ambivalence: Material Culture and Social Imagination in the Debt Crisis"  

 

PRELIMINARY PRESENTATION of the collective volume of INTER ALIA  http://www.interaliaproject.com/  "An Agenda for the Western Balkans: From Elite Politics to Social Sustainability"by Nikolaos Papakostas  (Alumnus 2007-2008) and Nikolaos Pasamitros, editors of the volume. 

   

 

FIRST SEMESTER

 

     

DR. TONKA KOSTADINOVA

26/11/2014:  Dr. Tonka Kostadinova, Assistant Professor in Modern Bulgarian History, National Museumof Military History. 60 Years Diplomatic Relations between Greece and Bulgaria:  Challenges and Potentials of the Reconciliation Process”

 

 

 

    

GUEST LECTURE OF DR. RITSA PANAGIOUTOU

19/11/2014:  Dr. Ritsa Panagiotou, Centre for Planning & Economic Research, "The Greek Crisis as a Crisis of EU Enlargement: how will the Western Balkans be affected?"

  

GUEST LECTURES OF DR. AXEL SOTIRIS WALLDEN

5/11/2014: Dr Axel Sotiris Wallden, DG Enlargement, European Commission p.m.,Balkan communist regimes 1945-1990”.   

3/11/2014: Dr Axel Sotiris Wallden, DG Enlargement, European Commission "The European Union's enlargement policy. The 2014 Commission 'Enlargement Package'” 

  

  

   

 

PROF.  P.C. IOAKIMIDIS

29/10/2014: Professor Emeritus  P.C. Ioakimidis,The Lisbon Treaty and After”

22/10/2014: Professor Emeritus P.C. Ioakimidis, “The Nature of the European Union Political System”.  

ACADEMIC YEAR 2013-2014

 Dr. Axel Sotiris Wallden

DG Enlargement, European Commission (Head of the Enlargement Satregy Unit)

Professor P.C. Ioakimidis

National and Kapodistrian Univeristy of Athens 

Robert J. Donia

University of Michigan

 

ACADEMIC YEAR 2012-2013

Professor Panayiotis C. Ioakimidis

 University of Athens, Greek Representative to the Intergovernmental Conference for the Nice Treaty (2000) and Alternate Government Representative to the European Convention (2002-03)

Dr. Axel Sotiris Wallden

DG Enlargement, European Commission (Head of the Enlargement Satregy Unit)

Ms. Iliriana Kacaniku & Mr. Hajrulla Çeko. Discussant:  Mr. Leon Malazogu

 “Civil society in post-1999 war Kosovo”

 Dr. Ritsa Panagiotou

Centre for Planning & Economic Research

Associate Professor Nikos Fokas  

Eotvos Lorand, University of Budapest

Professor Constantinos Tsoukalas

Professor of Sociology,  University of Athens.

One hour discussion from a Delegation from Kosovo

Mrs V. Hajrullahu (Executive Director, Kosovo Civil Society Foundation, KCSF), Mr. B. Rukiqi  (General Secretary, Kosovo Chamber of Commerce) and Mr. Ilir Deda (Executive Director, KIPRED),

 

ACADEMIC YEAR 2011-2012

Professor Panayiotis C. Ioakimidis

 University of Athens, Greek Representative to the Intergovernmental Conference for the Nice Treaty (2000) and Alternate Government Representative to the European Convention (2002-03)

 Dr.  Axel Sotiris Walldén

 DG Enlargement, European Commission (Head of the Enlargement Strategy Unit) 

 Assoc. Professor Christos Papazoglou

Associate Professor at Panteion University and Consultant at the Bank of Greece.

Αssoc. Professor Péter Bodor

Αssociate Professor, ELTE University, Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences

Prof. Maria Kouroukli

Social Anthropologist, Director of Research, Modern and Contemporary Era (EFA) 

 

ACADEMIC YEAR 2010-2011

Professor Panayiotis C. Ioakimidis

 University of Athens, Greek Representative to the Intergovernmental Conference for the Nice Treaty (2000) and Alternate Government Representative to the European Convention (2002-03)

  Dr.  Axel Sotiris Walldén

 DG Enlargement, European Commission (Head of the Enlargement Strategy Unit) 

Aristotelis Tsiampiris

Assistant Professor, University of Pireus

Professor Jan Zielonka 

Professor of European Politics at the University of Oxford  

  

ACADEMIC YEAR 2009-2010 

Dr. Jens Bastian 

Senior Research Fellow, ELIAMEP, formerly at the European Agency for Reconstruction and Development

 Professor Panayiotis C. Ioakimidis  

University of Athens, Greek Representative tothe Intergovernmental Conference for the Nice Treaty (2000) and Alternate Government Representative to the European Convention (2002-03).

Professor Thanos Veremis

University of Athens 

Dr.  Axel Sotiris Walldén

DG Enlargement, European Commission (Head of the Enlargement Strategy Unit)

 Dr. David Landsman, OBE

 Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Greece

Associate Professor Nikos Fokas  

Eotvos Lorand, University of Budapest

Professor Boro Bronza

Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Greece