The Transatlantic Academy is a research institution devoted to creating common approaches to the long-term challenges facing Europe and North America.Working together from a collaborative and interdisciplinary perspective, Academy fellows bridge the Atlantic academic and policy communities, and use research, publications, and seminars to develop policy-relevant contributions to critical debates in North America and Europe.
As part of the Transatlantic Academy’s study of the future of the liberal international order, a number of workshops are being organized to examine how rising powers view the current order and what they would change in it. The first of these workshops focused on India, the most populous democracy in the world. India should be a staunch supporter of a global, liberal order.
In this session, George Schöpflin, member of the European Parliament for Fidesz-Hungarian Civic Union and a member of the Group of the European People’s Party (Christian Democrats), provided his take on the troubles faced by Europe going forward.
From October 2-3, the Transatlantic Academy and Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins SAIS brought together a group of experts from the private sector, government, and academia to examine the challenges posed in the current negotiations over a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), as well as the implications for the broader liberal order.
On Tuesday September 24, 2013, the Transatlantic Academy hosted a luncheon discussion with Henry Nau on his new book, Conservative Internationalism – Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan. In this book, Nau explores the U.S.
As part of their concluding activities for the 2012-13 Fellowship Year, the Transatlantic Academy hosted a discussion on June 13, 2013 featuring Fellows Richard Youngs and Kateryna Pishchikova, with comments by András Simonyi. This event was held at the Center for Transatlantic Relations.
On Tuesday, June 11, 2013 the Transatlantic Academy hosted a public discussion with Compagnia di San Paolo Fellow Ruth Hanau Santini. Transatlantic Academy Executive Director Stephen Szabo served as moderator.
In May 2013, Transatlantic Academy fellows and staff presented the Academy’s 2012-2013 collaborative report The Democratic Disconnect: Citizenship and Accountability in the Transatlantic Community at events in Berlin, Hamburg, Warsaw, and Istanbul.
On May 2, 2013 the Transatlantic Academy launched its 2012-13 report “The Democratic Disconnect: Citizenship and Accountability in the Transatlantic Community” with a conference on “The European Project Beyond Eurocentrism.”
On Monday, April 29, the Transatlantic Academy held a discussion with George Haynal, TA Aurea Foundation Fellow and Professor of Corporate and Diplomatic Practice at the Munk School of Global Affairs in Toronto, on "Corporate Statecraft in the Age of Global Uncertainty." The discussion was moderated by TA Senior Fellow David Cameron.