Institute News and Events

Endgame for the Euro? (Lecture)

Tuesday, 24 January, 2012 (All day)

The endgame for the Euro has started. A breakup of the Eurozone is no longer only an abstract option but can soon become reality, not least because the political crisis management has problems to keep up with the severe economic crisis tendencies. Kurt Hübner will review the project of the common currency in Europe and discuss possible scenarios.

Admission: Canadian International CouncilMember Price = $35.00

Non-member Price = $45.00

To register and for more information click here.

Crime (Verbrechen) by Ferdinand von Schirach (European Book Club)

Saturday, 25 February, 2012 (All day)

The Network of European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC); presented in Vancouver by the Alliance Française, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura & the Goethe-Institut; invites you to the fourth European Book Club in Vancouver. We will read and discuss the bestselling book Crime (Verbrechen) by Ferdinand von Schirach.

Admission to the book club is free, but registration is required:

Details below the break.

European Union: Instances of Cooperation and Discord (Call for Papers)

On March 2nd, 2012, York University’s European Union Center of Excellence will be holding its third annual Graduate Student Conference at its Glendon Campus in Toronto, Ontario. This year’s theme will be “European Union: Instances of Cooperation and Discord/ Union Européenne: entre coopération et désaccord”. The purpose is to showcase graduate student work and promote debate on topics relating to the European Union.


17 January, 2012 (All day)

Crisis of the Eurozone - What it May Mean for Canada's Economy (Seminar)

Thursday, 26 January, 2012 (All day)

IES director, K. Hübner, will be giving a talk about the Eurozone Crisis later this month at the Canadian German Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Check under the break for details. 

Young Researches Network of the European Community Studies Association-Canada

YRN Executive Board is excited to present to you its newly-developed

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