Schedule

*Subject to Change*

Friday, February 19, 2016: Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

Time Event Location
17:30 – 18:30

Registration

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
18:30 – 20:00

Opening Speeches by Dimitris Avramopoulos, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, and David O’Sullivan, Ambassador of the EU to the US

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
20:00 – 22:00

Reception

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

Saturday, February 20, 2016: Harvard Kennedy School

Time Event Location
8:00 – 9:00

Registration & Breakfast

HKS Littauer
John F. Kennedy School of Government
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
9:00 – 10:00

Keynote Speech by José Manuel Durão Barroso, Former President of the European Commission

Littauer 1st Floor
10:00 – 11:30

Panel Round 1

The Greek Crisis and the Euro: Is There a Way Out?

Belfer, Starr Auditorium

Reviving European Competitiveness: Recovery and Reform

L-140 Goodman

TTIP: Opportunity or Threat?

L-150 Trustman

EU Climate Policy After Paris

L-280 Ortiz
11:30 – 12:30

Networking Coffee, Lunch & Chat

Littauer 1st Floor
12:30 – 14:00

Panel Round 2

The Role of the UK in Europe

Belfer, Starr Auditorium

Tech Innovation: How Can Europe Differentiate Itself?

L-140 Goodman

Bariatric Surgery: Is There a Better Way to Lose Weight?

L-140 Goodman

European Energy Security: Challenges and Opportunities

L-150 Trustman

Data Protection and Digital Privacy: US-EU Relations after Safe Harbor

L-280 Ortiz
14:00 – 14:30

Networking Coffee & Chat

Littauer 1st Floor
14:30 – 16:00

Panel Round 3

Migration in a Challenged Europe

Belfer, Starr Auditorium

Venture Ecosystem: Is it European VC Renaissance Yet?

L-140 Goodman

Transatlantic Relations After the US Presidential Elections

L-150 Trustman

Building a Common European Home: Perspectives for Eastern Europe

L-280 Ortiz
16:00 – 18:00

Closing Reception

Littauer 1st Floor

31st Annual EPIIC Symposium

    Please note that Tufts University is hosting its 31st Annual EPIIC Symposium: "Europe in Turmoil" ahead of the European Conference at Harvard. More information can be found here.