December 6, 2013 - Workshop

Trouble in the Atlantic: North American-European security cooperation in the post-Datagate era


Welcome by organizers (9:00-9:15) :

Ruben Zaiotti (EUCE Dalhousie University) and Frédéric Mérand (UdeM)

Panel 1 (9:15-10:45) -Transatlantic relations and security: trouble ahead?

Anand Menon (Kings College) - Transatlantic Relations: Time for Tough Love

Frédéric Mérand (UdeM) - Managing Geopolitical Decline

Panel 2 (11:00-12:30) -Transatlantic relations and external security : NATO in question

Costanza Musu (Ottawa) - NATO and the Syrian question

Stefanie von Hlatky (Queens) - Implementing NATO's Smart Defence: austerity vs alliance requirements?

Lunch Break

Panel 3 (14:00-15:30) -Beyond Transatlantia :Europe and North America's international engagements

Merje Kuus (University of British Columbia) - Europe as a Transnational Geopolitical Subject: Implications for Transatlantic Diplomacy

Manfred Auster (European Union delegation, Ottawa) - CSDP missions and operations and transatlantic cooperation

Panel 4 (15:45-17:15): Transatlantic relations and internal security: all about data?

Mark Salter (University of Ottawa) - Calculating Risk: Impacts of Culture and Technology on Transatlantic Aviation Security

Ray Koslowski (SUNY) - Visa policy, security and transatlantic relations

Ruben Zaiotti (Dalhousie University) - Europe, North America and the globalization of homeland security

Organised by the European Union Centre of Excellence (Dalhousie University), the European Union Centre of Excellence (Université de Montréal/McGill University).

With the support of the
- University of Montreal Centre for International Studies (CÉRIUM)
- Chaire d’études politiques et économiques américaines,
- Ministère des Relations internationales, de la Francophonie et du Commerce extérieur,
- Canada-Europe Transatlantic Dialogue (with funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada).

**By invitation only

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