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Turkey and the EU after the election

On 7 June 2015 Turkey voted in its 24th general election. In cooperation with the Istanbul Policy Center, Bruegel hosted a conference on 10 June to discuss the results, the economic and political prospects and Turkey-EU relations.

Date: June 10, 2015, 11:00 am Topic: Global Economics & Governance

Event materials

Programme

11.45: Registration and sandwich lunch

12.15-12.45 Keynote speech

Stefano Manservisi, Head of Cabinet of the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, European Union

12.45 – 13.30: The outcome of the election

  • Chair: Kemal Derviş, member of the Executive Board, Istanbul Policy Center, and director of the Global Economy and Development Program, Brookings Institution
  • Fuat Keyman, director, Istanbul Policy Center, and professor of international relations, Sabancı University
  • Senem Aydın-Düzgit, Associate Professor and Jean Monnet Chair, Istanbul Bilgi University

13.30-15.15: Economic and political prospects

  • Chair: Fuat Keyman, director, Istanbul Policy Center, professor of international relations, Sabancı University
  • Işık Özel, associate professor of political science, Sabancı University
  • İzak Atiyas, senior scholar, Istanbul Policy Center, and professor, Sabancı University
  • Daniel Gros, director, Centre for European Policy Studies

15.15-15.30: Coffee Break

15.30-17.00: Turkey and Europe in the global context (Off-the-record session)

  • Chair: Guntram Wolff, director, Bruegel
  • Kemal Derviş, member of the Executive Board, Istanbul Policy Center, and director of the Global Economy and Development Program, Brookings Institution
  • Münevver Cebeci, associate professor, European Union Institute of Marmara University
  • Marek Dabrowski, Non-Resident Scholar at Bruegel, Brussels, Professor at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow

Practical details

  • Venue: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels
  • Time: 10 June 2015, 12.30-15.30
  • Contact: Matilda Sevón
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