Conference "Transatlantic Leadership in a Global Perspective: Challenges and Opportunities"


Monday 19.10.15
09:00 to 19:30


Verversdijk, Bruges campus
Verversdijk 16
8000 Brugge

On 19 October 2015, the Department of EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies at the College of Europe, Bruges campus, in cooperation with the European Foreign Affairs Review, organized a high-level international conference on “Transatlantic Leadership in a Global Perspective: Challenges and Opportunities”. The conference explored the potential and limitations of joint US-EU leadership regarding the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), the Atlantic security alliance and an increasingly multipolar global context. Trade Commissioner Cecilia MALMSTRÖM delivered a keynote address “Towards a New Strategy” and Ambassador Anthony L. GARDNER, US Ambassador to the European Union, closed the conference.

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