Events

Christianity and Liberal Democracy

Event date
Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 12:00 - 14:00

On January 22, 2015, the Transatlantic Academy hosted a discussion on “Christianity and Liberal Democracy.” Jan-Werner Müller, Professor of Politics at Princeton University and former nonresident fellow at the Academy, presented on the topic with Clifford Bob, Senior Fellow at the Academy, and Tom Banchoff, Vice President for Global Engagement at Georgetown University, serving as discussants.

After the Paris Attacks: A Discussion on the Future of Politics, Identities, and Islam in Europe

Event date
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 15:00 - 16:30

On Thursday, January 15, 2015, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) and the Transatlantic Academy (TA) hosted a discussion with Mustafa Akyol, a Turkish journalist and Bosch Public Policy Fellow at the TA; Sir Michael Leigh, senior advisor at GMF and TA senior fellow; and Peter Mandaville, professor and director of the Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies at George Mason U

Islam and Foreign Policy in the New Turkey

Event date
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 09:15 - 15:45

On January 14, 2015 the Transatlantic Academy held an all day workshop entitled, "Islam and Foreign Policy in the New Turkey". In the past decade, Turkey has undergone an economic and political transformation under the leadership of the Justice and Development (AKP) party which went hand-in-hand with a dynamic foreign policy.

Want, Waste or War? The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water, and Minerals

Event date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

Speakers:
Stacy VanDeveer, University of New Hampshire
Tim Boersma, The Brookings Institution
Geoff Kemp, The Center for the National Interest
Corey Johnson, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Orthodox Christianity and Foreign Policy

Event date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 (All day)

On October 29, the Transatlantic Academy held its first public event in Bucharest, Romania, a conference on “Orthodox Christianity and Foreign Policy” in cooperation with the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of the German Marshall Fund of the United States at the Howard Johnson Grand Plaza Bucharest.

“Let There Be Peace, Freedom, and Unity”: Hungary’s New Electoral System

Event date
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

On Monday, October 20, 2014, the Academy held a luncheon discussion with Miklós Szánthó, a lawyer, head analyst of the Budapest-based Center for Fundamental Rights, and a Hungary Initiatives Foundation Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy.

Religion, Foreign Policy, and Transatlantic Relations

Event date
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 09:30 - 15:30

On October 6, the Transatlantic Academy held the opening conference of its seventh year, entitled “Religion, Foreign Policy, and Transatlantic Relations.”

The End of American World Order

Event date
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

On September 24, 2014 the Transatlantic Academy hosted a book launch for The End of American World Order, the latest work by Amitav Acharya, UNESCO chair in transnational challenges and governance and chair of the ASEAN Studies Center at American University’s School of International Service.

CANCELED: A Renewed Hungary in the New World

Event date
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 12:00 - 14:00

Unfortunately, the deputy foreign minister has had to postpone his trip to Washington, DC. We will reschedule this event at a later date.

Liberal Order in a Post-Western World: Closing Conference of the 2013-2014 Transatlantic Academy Year

Event date
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 09:00 - 14:00

On Thursday, June 12, the Transatlantic Academy concluded its sixth year with a conference in which the 2013-2014 fellows presented their reportLiberal Order in a Post-Western World.