Events

The Hungarian Election: What Happened, Why, and the Implications for Europe

Event date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 09:30 - 14:00

The Transatlantic Academy and the Hungary Initiatives Foundation will host a workshop on April 23, 2014 in Washington, DC, on “The Hungarian Election: What Happened, Why, and the Implications for Europe.” The recent parliamentary elections in Hungary resulted in the reelection of the Fidesz government led by Viktor Orbán.

Hungary’s Parliamentary Election: A Preview

Event date
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:30 - 14:00

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, the Transatlantic Academy held a lunch discussion with non-resident fellow Tamás Fellegi previewing the April 6 Hungarian parliamentary election. Fellegi, a former minister in Viktor Orbán’s government, explained the country’s new electoral system, which features a single round of voting and a smaller parliament, and its potential impact.

On Power and Norms: Libya, Syria and the Responsibility to Protect

Event date
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, the Transatlantic Academy hosted a lunch discussion with non-resident fellow Nathalie Tocci on “Libya, Syria, and the Responsibility to Protect (R2P).” Tocci was presenting a paper with that title, examining why the United Nations Security Council legitimized a no-fly zone over Libya in March 2011 under the normative rubric of the “Responsibility to Protect,” but the S

Partners in Leadership? U.S.-German Relations After Snowden

Event date
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 12:00 - 13:30

On Wednesday, March 19, the Transatlantic Academy held a lunch event on the current state and future prospects of the American-German relationship with two experienced diplomats, Ambassador Dr. Klaus Scharioth and Ambassador Robert M. Kimmitt.

Turkey: What Happened to Zero Problems?

Event date
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 10:00 - 15:30

On Wednesday, March 12, the Transatlantic Academy held a one-day workshop entitled “Turkey: What Happened to Zero Problems?” The workshop brought together former fellows from the Academy’s 2009-2010 fellowship year, which produced the report “Getting to Zero: Turkey, Its Neighbors and the West” and the book Turkey and Its Neighbors: Foreign Relations in Transition.

Tests of Partnership: Transatlantic Cooperation in Cyber Security, Internet Governance, and Data Protection

Event date
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

On Thursday, March 6, the Transatlantic Academy held a lunch event on Bosch Public Policy Fellow Annegret Bendiek’s new paper for the Academy and the German Marshall Fund of the United States, “Tests of Partnership: Transatlantic Cooperation in Cyber Security, Internet Governance, and Data Protection.”

China’s Vision of World Order

Event date
Monday, February 10, 2014 - 10:00 - 15:00

On Monday, February 10, the Transatlantic Academy held a one-day workshop on “China’s Vision of World Order.” This was the fourth in a series examining how rising powers view the current international system and how they would like to see it changed.

Brazil’s Vision of World Order

Event date
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 10:00 - 14:00

On Thursday, February 6, the Transatlantic Academy held a one-day workshop on “Brazil’s Vision of World Order,” the third in a series of discussions examining how rising powers view the current international system and how they would like to see it changed.

Russia and the Liberal World Order

Event date
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 10:00 - 14:00

On Thursday, January 30, the Transatlantic Academy held a workshop on Russia and the liberal world order as part of a series of events examining how rising powers view the current international system and how they would like to see it changed.

Islamism and World Order

Event date
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 12:00 - 13:30

On Wednesday, January 8, the Transatlantic Academy hosted a discussion on global Islamism and cosmopolitan world society with Professor Jörg Friedrichs of the University of Oxford. In this session, Professor Friedrichs provided a comparison between the two political projects, global Islamism and cosmopolitan world society.