Agenda

Between narratives and reality: The EU at the gates of a new mandate

20 juni - 21

Nabeschouwing op de verkiezingsuitslag: Wakker worden in een ander Europa

26 juni
Aankomende evenementenAfgelopen evenementen

Crisis in Europe & Beyond

Tapijn Brasserie Maastricht Tapijnkazerne 20, Maastricht, Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) From the COVID pandemic and violent conflict in Ukraine to the looming climate emergency and rising levels of socioeconomic precarity, Europe today is awash in a multitude of discussions about crisis. While many of us at UM may not readily identify ourselves as crisis researchers, upon closer inspection, our

The shifting sands of Europe: COVID-19, energy, and the drumbeat of war

UM Campus Brussels Avenue de Tervueren 153, Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Just as Europe was recovering from the pandemic, dealing with a cost of living crisis and challenges in the east to the rule of law, war has returned to the continent. The concoction of crises leaves Europe reeling, its sands shifting. This year, 89 Initiative will launch a hybrid

Smalltalk Heerlen – Aken

Een theatrale ontmoetingsreis tussen Heerlen en Aken. Twee pleinen in twee buurten, in twee steden en twee landen. Op minder dan 20 kilometer bij elkaar vandaan. Toch voelt de afstand veel groter. We nemen je mee op reis in een touringcar, de grens over. We tonen je het alledaagse, normale leven in deze buurten. Je

Uitreiking European Cartoon Award 2022 tijdens PAS Festival

Wat is de beste politieke cartoon over Europa van dit jaar? Studio Europa Maastricht en de European Press Prize reiken op zaterdag 10 september in Maastricht tijdens het PAS Festival de European Cartoon Award 2022 uit. De winnaar zal bekend worden gemaakt in aanwezigheid van de jury. Als opmaat naar de bekendmaking van de winnaar

Euro at 20: shifting paradigms?

Gouvernement aan de Maas Limburglaan 10, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Thirty years ago in Maastricht, European heads of state agreed to launch the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). Three decades later, many argue that the EMU is far from ideal. The original approach was one of push ahead - fuelled by the expectation that problems would be solved

Euro at 20: keynote lecture by Joachim Bitterlich

Gouvernement aan de Maas Limburglaan 10, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) As a former political advisor to Helmut Kohl during the negotiations of the Maastricht Treaty, Joachim Bitterlich was an eyewitness and a key diplomatic player at a crucial time in European integration history. On 27 september, Bitterlich will open the conference Euro at 20: shifting paradigms? He will share

Academic conference on 30 years Maastricht Treaty: the past, present, and future of European Integration

EIPA Maastricht Onze Lieve Vrouweplein 22, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Maastricht University and Studio Europa Maastricht are organising a free interdisciplinary academic conference to discuss the Maastricht Treaty through a European socioeconomic perspective. The conference will be held on 28 and 29 September, directly following the EMU public conference Euro at 20: shifting paradigms?, also being held in Maastricht on

Keynote lecture by Thomas Piketty: Rising inequality and the democratisation of Europe

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) We are delighted to welcome Piketty online in Maastricht for a keynote lecture on rising inequality and the democratisation of Europe. In his latest book "A Brief History of Equality", French economist Thomas Piketty has come to tell an optimistic story, of the world’s astounding progress toward equality. Piketty

Keynote lecture by Paul de Grauwe: ‘The fragility of the eurozone: endemic or temporary?’

European Institute of Public Administration Onze Lieve Vrouweplein 22, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) On 29 September, Professor Paul de Grauwe will deliver the keynote lecture The fragility of the eurozone: endemic or temporary? in Maastricht.  De Grauwe is John Paulson Chair in European Political Economy and Head of the European Institute at the LSE. He is a world-leading expert on EU and US economic

Mestreech ’92: de lokale herinneringen aan het Verdrag van Maastricht als cultureel erfgoed

Aula SBE Tongersestraat 53, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

Het Verdrag van Maastricht is een van de belangrijkste verdragen in de Europese geschiedenis. Op het hoogste niveau regelt het verdrag de betrekkingen tussen staten; maar tijdens de voorbereidingen, onderhandelingen en ondertekening in de decemberdagen van 1991, waren niet alleen Europese regeringsleiders en topambtenaren actief. Ook plaatselijke kasteleins, motoragenten en "gewoen luij" kregen te maken

Crossing Borders

Zuyd University of Applied Sciences (Location Brusselseweg) Brusselseweg 150, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

*This event is fully booked* Growing numbers of people travel to Europe to call the continent their home. This increase in migration has resulted in differing views on the subject. On 3 November 2022, students from Zuyd University of Applied Sciences organise an interactive public event to explore the topic of migration and border control.

Millennial History

AINSI Lage Kanaaldijk 113b, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

Recente Europese geschiedenis, door de ogen van millennials die erbij waren toen het gebeurde. Muzikale journalistiek, om te begrijpen waar we vandaan komen. Millennial History begon als podcast waarin Andrea Voets en componist/sounddesigner Luke Deane honderden muzieklagen en interviews combineerden. In dit live documentaire-concert versmelten alle verhalen tot één meeslepende eenheid - gecomponeerd, uitgevoerd en

Working on Europe Academy: The European socioeconomic project

Online , Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Session 1: The great lockdown and the sustainability of the European socioeconomic project Lecturer: Dr Ivan Rubinić This lecture's principal purpose is to chart the route towards sustainable European integration through the lessons drawn from the nexus between cross-country COVID-19 pandemic response effectiveness and economic inequalities. Given the vast

Working on Europe Academy: Executive federalism and politicisation in the EU

Online , Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Session 2:  Executive Federalism and Politicisation in the European Union Before and During Covid-19 Lecturer: Dr Alvaro Oleart This lecture departs from the political response to COVID-19 in the European Union, and suggests that ‘executive federalism’ (see Crum, 2013) is normatively problematic. The lecture explores previous incidents of EU

Working on Europe Academy: Digital health tools

Online , Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Session 3: The societal readiness to adopt digital health tools: the myths we tell ourselves and the people that should not be left behind Lecturer: Dr Robin van Kessel This lecture’s core topic revolves around how COVID-19 has changed the healthcare landscape to better accommodate digital health practices. However,

Working on Europe Academy: Real-world health data in the EU

Online , Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Session 4: Real-world health data in the European Union Lecturer: Rok Hrzic Digital transformation of health systems has created vast collections of real-world health data (RWD), including electronic patient records and insurance claims databases. For health researchers and policymakers, RWD promise several advantages: ready availability, low cost, large number

Working on Europe Academy: Migration and well-being

Online , Netherlands

(Dit evenement is in het Engels) Session 5: Migration and well-being: implications for attracting and retaining highly skilled migrants Lecturer: Julia Reinold Migration and well-being are linked in various ways. For example, well-being can be a reason for migration and migration can have consequences for the well-being of migrants and those left behind in the

Lancering Oral History Project

Het oral history project (OHP) richt zich op herinneringen van onder meer politici aan de (Nederlandse) Europese politiek voor, tijdens en na de totstandkoming van het Verdrag van Maastricht. De erfgoedstaf van Studio Europa interviewde belangrijke politieke spelers ten tijde van de ondertekening van het Verdrag van Maastricht in 1991/1992. In december wordt de digitale database met

Café Europa: Eindejaarsshow 2022 – Speciale live-editie

PAARD (poppodium) Prinsegracht 12, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Nederland

Annette en Mathieu nemen in de speciale live-editie verschillende gasten het Europese jaar door vanuit poppodium Paard. Een jaar waarin alles draaide om de oorlog in Oekraïne. Met Europarlementariërs Esther de Lange van het CDA, en Bart Groothuis van de VVD, kijken ze hoe de EU heeft gereageerd op de oorlog én nemen ze de