The European Day at VŠE 2017: The European Union and the new trade order: How to shape globalization?

Date: 27.4. 2017
Venue: Academic Club, University of Economics, Prague, Sq. W. Churchill 4, Prague 130 67, Czechia

Working language: English/Czech (simultaneous translation will be provided)



Opening remarks

Josef Taušer, Dean, Faculty of International Relations, University of Economics, Prague



The EU as a trading power and trading partner

Jolana Mungengová, Policy Assistant, Cabinet of Cecilia Malmström, Commissioner for Trade, European Commission, confirmed

Barbara C. Richardson, Ambassador of Canada to Czech Republic, confirmed

Galina Kolev, Senior Economist, Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft, Cologne, confirmed



Europe stronger and more flexible at the same time? How to respond the current challenges?


Ivan Hodač, President, Aspen Institute Central Europe, confirmed

Petr Zahradník, European Social and Economic Committee, confirmed

Tereza Novotná, research fellow, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium and EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy