Brexit Institute News

Launch of the BRIDGE Project

On 30th – 31st October 2019 the Brexit Institute will host a kick off conference for the BRIDGE Project, in collaboration with the BRIDGE partner institutions- the University of Bolzano/Bozen, the University of Copenhagen and Central European University Budapest.

The BRIDGE Conference will take place in Dublin and will begin on Wednesday 30 October with an opening ceremony featuring the keynote speech of Ed Sibley (Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland).
This will be followed on Wednesday 30 October by seminar 1, chaired by Gerry Kielly (Head of the European Commission Representation in Ireland), featuring prof. Federico Fabbrini (DCU), prof. Stefania Baroncelli (Bozano), prof. Helle Krunke (Copenhagen) and prof. Renata Uitz (CEU); and by seminar 2, chaired by prof. Maura Conway (DCU), featuring Dr. Ian Cooper (DCU), Dr. Orsolya Farkas (Bolzano) and Dr. Sune Klinge (Copenhagen).
The Conference will then continue on Thursday 31 October with seminar 3, dedicated to PhD students, which will be chaired by Dr. Ian Cooper and feature Simon Droguda (Copenhagen), Anna Krisztian (European University Institute), Sose Mayilyan (DCU) and Magdalena Smieszek (CEU). Seminar 4, instead, will be chaired by prof. Iain McMenamin (DCU) and feature prof. Bruno de Witte (EUI), prof. John Erik Fossum (Oslo), prof. Susan Rottman (Ozyegin) and prof. Piero Tortora (Groningen).
The Conference will conclude with a high-level policy dialogue, moderated by Federico Fabbrini, featuring Ernst Hirsch Ballin (Professor of Law and former Minister of Justice of the Netherlands) and Julie Smith (Professor of Political Science and Member of the UK House of Lords.
The program and registration will be available shortly.