Past Events


28 November 2017: Debate on Separatism and Sovereignty in the EU: The case of Cataluña

To many of us the escalating situation in Cataluña comes somewhat as a surprise. But when we look into the history of regional government in Europe it should actually not be too strange that the call for more autonomy and even independence is very muc...

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23 November 2017: Jean Monnet Lecture by Alexander Stubb

On 23rd November 2017, the Centre for European Research in Maastricht (CERiM) is honoured to welcome the European Investment Bank'(EIB) Vice-President, Dr. Alexander Stubb for their 2nd lecture in the Jean Monnet Lecture series. Entrance is free but re...

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22 November 2017: Book Launch - A Second chance for Europe: Economic, Political and Legal Perspectives of the European Union

On 22 November 2017, a book launch of ‘A Second chance for Europe: Economic, Political and Legal Perspectives of the European Union’, edited by Prof. Jo Ritzen, will be held in Brussels.

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14 November 2017: Lecture on 'Re:Thinking Europe' with Larry Siedentop and Mathieu Segers

On Tuesday 14 November, 20.00-21.30, leading thinkers Larry Siedentop and Mathieu Segers will reflect on what connects us all as Europeans and on the liberal values that shape our European identity.

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9-10 November: Annual Work Conference by Netherlands Institute of Government

On Thursday 9 and Friday 10 November 2017, the Netherlands Institute of Government (NIG) will hold its Annual Work Conference, in Maastricht. The conference will be organised in collaboration with the Maastricht University, Faculty of Arts and Social S...

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2 November: Roundtable Discussion on Recent Developments in Catalonia

On November 2nd, 18:00 - 20:00, CERiM members Bruno de Witte, Jure Vidmar, and Aalt Willem Heringa will be discussing the recent developments in Catalonia from a constitutional, international, and EU law perspective.

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27 October 2017: Book Launch - Casebook Judicial Review of Administrative Action

On 27 October 2017, CERiM member Dr. Mariolina Eliantonio (Maastricht University) and Dr. Chris Backes (Utrecht University) warmly invites you to the launching of the book, Casebook Judicial Review of Administrative Action (2017), which is par...

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[UPDATED] 12 October 2017: Jean Monnet Lecture by EPRS Director General Anthony Teasdale

On Thursday 12, October, CERiM will kick off the start of our Maastricht Monnet Lecture series with a reflective lecture on the state of European Integration by Mr. Anthony Teasdale.

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Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and CERiM Conference and Workshops: "Thinking Europe Forward "

Together with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, CERiM is pleased to hold a conference on "Thinking Europe Forward". To open the conference, High Representative of the European Union and Vice-President of the European Commmission Federica Mog...

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Registration for MCEL/CERiM opening conference 2017/2018: Multi-speed Europe, Differentiated Integration and the Future of the European Union

The Maastricht Centre for European Law (MCEL) and the Centre for European Research in Maastricht (CERiM) are pleased to cordially invite you to the MCEL/CERiM Academic Opening Conference 2017 entitled “Multi-speed Europe, Differentiated Integration a...

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