STUDENT EVENT // Annual Conference on Diplomacy


Jeudi 25.03.21 19:00 - Samedi 27.03.21 19:00


8000 Bruges

A coalition of six student societies wish to invite you this March to the Annual Conference on Diplomacy, a flagship conference themed around the concept of "Alternative Diplomacy", presenting many exciting speakers and events from the 25th to the 27th of March 2021. The conference will include panels organised by the Young Diplomats, the Economic Diplomacy Society, Energy Group, Eastern Partnership Network, European Horizons, and European Security and Defence Network, and promises to be one of the largest student events of the year with 9 events across three days, with over 30 speakers invited.

The conference will take place online, and each panel will be hosted by a different society, focusing on a range of different issues. You can find the schedule of the conference below. 

You can also find information about the speakers on the Young Diplomats Website as well as the link to register

Schedule - All times are in CET
Thursday 25 March
19.00 - 21.00 - Opening Ceremony

Friday 26 March
10.00 - 12.00 Alternative diplomacy in the Eastern Neighbourhood
13.00 - 15.00 The Geo-politicization of European Trade Policy
15.00 - 17.00  The Green Deal – revisiting EU energy and climate diplomacy 
17.00 - 19.00 Women in Diplomacy

Saturday 27 March
10.00 - 12.00 Techplomacy
13.00 - 15.00 Cyber Diplomacy
15.00 - 17.00 Headline Event - Vaccine Diplomacy
17.00 - 19.00 Closing Ceremony

The event will be open to all, both inside and outside the College. 

For any further information or details on the organisation, please feel free to contact Young.Diplomats [at] or philippe.lefevre [at], in case you have specific questions regarding events we will also forward the inquiries.