2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, which established the European Economic Community, later to become the European Union. This event will offer an opportunity of dialogue among scholars and practitioners to reflect upon the origins of the EU and its failure.
A conference featuring Stefan Collignon, Victoria de Grazia, Roberta de Monticelli, Javier Elorza, Gian Giacomo Migone, Peter Lindseth, Anne Dorte Riggelsen, Boris Ruge, Rui Tavares, Adam Tooze, Nadia Urbinati, João Vale de Almeida, and Piere Vimont.
Co-sponsored by: The European Institute and The Maison Française at Columbia University, The International Organization and UN Studies Specialization at SIPA, The Columbia European Society, The Columbia European Union Student Association, The Italian Cultural Institute and the Consulates General of Denmark, France, Germany, and Spain.
This event is made possible thanks to the support of the European Union's Getting to Know Europe Program.