14 Events

Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission

European Commission

Seminar - Harvard Faculty, Fellows, Staff, and Students

The Future of the European Union and Transatlantic Relations: Challenges and Opportunities

Mon., Dec. 3, 2018 | 8:30am - 10:00am

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Littauer Building, Malkin Penthouse, 4th Floor

The Belfer Center's Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship in partnership with Harvard University’s Center for European Studies is honored to welcome Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission at the Harvard Kennedy School on Monday, December 3. The Project on Europe’s Faculty Chair, Professor Nicholas Burns, will host a discussion with her on the challenges and opportunities facing the European Union and Transatlantic relations.

Please note that this event requires RSVP and space is limited. RSVPs are first come, first served and we will close the link when we reach capacity. However, guests can be added to a waitlist and will be contacted if space becomes available.

Seminar - Open to the Public

"The West, the Rest and the Quest for a New Global Order" a conversation with Ambassador Vale de Almeida

Tue., Oct. 16, 2018 | 12:15pm - 1:45am

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor

Please join the Belfer Center's Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship for a discussion on the future of the global order with João Vale de Almeida, Ambassador of the European Union to the United Nations, moderated by Professor Nicholas Burns. 

Lunch will be served.

The powerful alliance between North America and Europe faces significant challenges.

U.S. Department of Defense

JFK Jr Forum - Open to the Public

The Crisis in the Transatlantic Relationship

Mon., Oct. 1, 2018 | 6:00pm - 7:15pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

Join the Belfer Center's Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship in the John F. Kennedy Forum to hear about the current state of affairs between the U.S., Canada and Europe and about ways forward from Kurt Volker, Executive Director of the McCain Institute, Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman of the Munich Security Conference, Susan Glasser, Staff Writer at the New Yorker and Professor Nicholas Burns, Faculty Chair of the Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship.

Iran and the EU at the Security Council

UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Seminar - Open to the Public

"European Responses to a U.S. Withdrawal from the Iranian Nuclear Deal" with Sascha Lohmann

Thu., Apr. 12, 2018 | 8:30am - 9:45am

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Littauer Building, Fainsod Room, Littauer-324

Sascha Lohmann, a Fritz Thyssen Fellow at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, will speak about President Trump’s threat to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal with a focus on Europe's response in a conversation moderated by Cathryn Clüver Ashbrook.

Seminar - Open to the Public

"The Rise of Populism in Europe and the Future of Democracy.” - with Lord Peter Ricketts and Radek Sikorski

Tue., Apr. 10, 2018 | 4:15pm - 5:45pm

Bell Hall

Join the Future of Diplomacy Project for a seminar the challenges facing the European Union and the transatlantic relationship with Lord Peter Ricketts, former U.K. Ambassador to France and first U.K. National Security Advisory, and Radoslaw Sikorski, former Foreign Minister for Poland in a conversation hosted by Faculty Director Nicholas Burns. 

Seminar - Open to the Public

Brexit's Impact on the Future of International Security: A conversation with Sir John Sawers

Wed., Feb. 28, 2018 | 12:15pm - 1:15pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor

Sir John Sawers, former Chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) and British Permanent Representative to the United Nations, will discuss the security implications of Brexit threats with Future of Diplomacy Project Faculty Director Ambassador Nick Burns.