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21/01/14 - 23/01/14 - Summer School for secondary school teachers, 21–23 January 2014, Melbourne, Australia
The 2014 European Studies Summer School for secondary school teachers will be held in Melbourne from 21–23 January 2014.
17/02/14 - 17/02/14 - Regulation and Redress
The emerging EU model of influencing corporate behavious, enforcement, class actions, and ADR
17/02/14 - 17/02/14 - Coming to terms with the Communist Past: The Institute of National Remembrance in Poland
Monday 17 February 2014, 6.00 - 8.00 pm, Room 237, Building H, 900 Dandenong Road, Monash University
18/02/14 - 18/02/14 - A Short History of the Welfare State: The Case of Finland
Professor Pertti Haapala - University of Tampere, Finland, Tuesday 18 February 2014 11.00am – 12.30pm at ANU Centre for European Studies, 1 Liversidge Street (Bldg 67C), Canberra
19/02/14 - 19/02/14 - What future for Ukraine?
Wednesday 19 February - 6.00-8.00pm, Lecture theatre H1.25, Building H, 900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East, Monash University Caulfield campus
06/03/14 - 06/03/14 - The CAP Reform Explained. Drivers of a Shift in Policy Paradigm.
Tassos Haniotis - Director, Economic Analysis, Perspectives and Evaluations; Communication, European Commission. Thursday 6 March 2014 6.00pm – 7.00pm
11/03/14 - 11/03/14 - Law or Whatever it Takes? Germany and Europe in Crisis
This paper takes as a point of departure a short essay, ‘The Tyranny of Values’, by the controversial German legal philosopher, Carl Schmitt. The essay criticized the role of the all-powerful German constitutional court and pointed to the limits of law in times of crisis. It is of utmost relevance today owing to the growing importance of the court in the management of the Eurozone crisis.
12/03/14 - 12/03/14 - Presentation on Horizon 2020
Opportunities for Australian Researchers. Wednesday 12 March at the European Union Centre at RMIT
13/03/14 - 13/03/14 - Stalin and “Abroad”. Soviet Attitudes to Foreigners and the West in the Pre-War Period
Harry Rigby Seminar Series: Stalin and “Abroad”. Soviet Attitudes to Foreigners and the West in the Pre-War Period. Sheila Fitzpatrick, University of Sydney and University of Chicago, Thursday 13 March 2014 5.00pm – 6.30pm at the ANU Centre for European Studies
28/03/14 - 28/03/14 - The European External Action Service: Pursuing the EU's International Priorities
Public seminar hosted by Monash European and EU Centre, 28 March 2014, 9.45 to 10.45am, presented by Dr Bruno Scholl, Counsellor, EU Delegation to Australia. Venue: Lecture Theatre HB40, building H, Basement level, Monash University Caulfield Campus
28/03/14 - 28/03/14 - Towards closer Australia-EU Relations?
A roundtable presented by the Monash European and EU Centre, Monash University and the School of Social and Political Sciences, the University of Melbourne, Friday 28 March 2014, 12.00 noon to 2.00pm
29/03/14 - 29/03/14 - Antonio Serrano "Harmonious"
World-renowned Spanish harmonica genius, Antonio Serrano. Saturday 29 March, one night only at the Canberra Theatre Centre.
07/04/14 - 07/04/14 - Ukraine. Between the EU and Russia
Public seminar presented by the Monash European and EU Centre and the Mykola Zerov Centre for Ukrainian Studies, Monash University
Ukraine. Between the EU and Russia. Presenter: Professor Norman Davies. Monday 7 April 2014 6.00pm – 8.00pm
09/04/14 - 09/04/14 - Horizon 2020: funding opportunities for Australian researchers
Date: Wednesday 9th April 2014, Time: 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Venue: Building 408, Room 2038 (case study room in CBS) Curtin University, Western Australia
09/04/14 - 09/04/14 - Presentation on Horizon 2020 in Adelaide
Opportunities for Collaboration for Australian Researchers. Wednesday 9 April, 2014, 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm, The Science Exchange 55 Exchange Place Adelaide SA 5000
09/04/14 - 09/04/14 - An Asian or Multi-Polar Century: Implications for EU-Australian relations
Seminar: Wednesday 9 April 2014, Time: 17.00 - 18.30, Venue: Conference Room, Level 8, Exchange Plaza, 55 Sherwood Court, Perth CBD, presented by Delegation of the European Union, Curtin University, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, RMIT University
10/04/14 - 10/04/14 - Living Democracy: the cultural cost of war
Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House presents a Canberra International Music Festival preview event, Thursday 10 April 6.00pm.
30/04/14 - 30/04/14 - Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Central European states' accession to the European Union
Wednesday 30 April, 2014, 6.00pm - 7:30pm, RMIT City campus, Kaleide Theatre, 360 Swanston St, Melbourne
29/04/14 - 21/05/14 - Spanish film Festival 2014
The festival is held in the cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Adelaide and Byron Bay between 29 April and 21 May.
05/05/14 - 05/05/14 - Day of the Portuguese Language
5 May, 2014, from 12.30 to 1.30 pm at the Australian National University
06/05/14 - 06/05/14 - European Australian Business Council Europe Day event 2014
6 May 2014, Sydney
09/05/14 - 09/05/14 - Europe Day: Opening Concert
Albert Hall, Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla, 9 May 7.00pm
10/05/14 - 10/05/14 - 20th Anniversary Gala
Saturday May 10 at 8.00pm at the Albert Hall, Commonwealth Avenue Yarralumla. Presented by the embassies of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
11/05/14 - 11/05/14 - Magnificat
Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands presents "Magnificat" on May 11 at 7.30pm at the Albert Hall.
12/05/14 - 12/05/14 - The Violin Sings
Embassies of Germany and Belgium present "For Alma Moodie: outback violinist and European star" on Monday May 12 at 7.00pm at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
13/05/14 - 13/04/14 - Embassy of France presents Debussy and Ravel
The war-time works of Debussy and Ravel. May 13 at 6.00pm at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
13/05/14 - 13/05/14 - Triumph of the Heart: Music from the camps
The Embassies of the Czech Republic and The Kingdom of the Netherlands present this concert on 13 May at 8.15pm, at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
14/05/14 - 14/05/14 - Mozart Requiem
Concert presented by the embassies of Austria and the United States, 14 May 2014, 8.15pm at the Albert Hall, Canberra
15/05/14 - 15/05/14 - Sunset at the High Court
Concert presented by the Embassies of France and the Federal Republic of Germany, 15 May 4.30pm at the High Court, Canberra
16/05/14 - 16/05/14 - The Christmas Truce
Concert presented by the Delegation of the European Union, Embassies of France, Federal Republic of Germany and the Kingdom of Belgium, and the British High Commission, 16 May 2014 6.00pm
16/05/14 - 16/05/14 - Heart Strings
Concert presented by the embassies of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Kingdom of Sweden, 16 May 8.15pm at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
17/05/14 - 17/05/14 - IDAHOT Day in Canberra
On May 17, we celebrate the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, also known as IDAHOT Day. Check this event page for IDAHOT Day activities in the ACT. Use it as a platform to promote LGBTIQ rights and share your IDAHOT Day event!
17/05/14 - 17/05/14 - A Brahmsian Delight
Concert presented by the embassies of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Kingdom of Sweden, on 17 May at 1.30pm, at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
17/05/14 - 17/05/14 - Quartet for the End of Time
Concert presented by the embassies of the Kingdom of Sweden and Finland, 17 May at 4.00pm at the Fitters' Workshop, Kingston Arts Precinct, 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston
17/05/14 - 17/05/14 - The Fire and the Rose
Concert presented by the Royal Danish Embassy and the Australian National University School of Music, on 17 May at 7.30pm, at Llewellyn Hall, William Herbert Place, Canberra
18/05/14 - 18/05/14 - Into the Rose Garden
Concerts presented by the embassies of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Federal Republic of Germany, 18 May at 1.30pm and 7.30pm
20/05/14 - 20/05/14 - Australia and Europe in Conversation. 1989 – 2014: The Fall of the Berlin Wall, EU enlargement and its effects on Europe, Australia and the World
Professor Ian Young, Vice-Chancellor of The Australian National University and H.E. Mr Sem Fabrizi, Ambassador for the European Union to Australia invite you to attend a unique event. Date: 20 May, 2014 - 17:00 - 18:30. Venue: ANU Centre for European Studies, 1 Liversidge Street (Bldg 67C), Canberra
23/05/14 - 23/05/14 - EU at the Crossroads: Lessons Learned and Challenges Ahead
The Greek economic crisis, as part of the general economic crisis of the eurozone, is a subject which has attracted a lot of interest internationally. Ambassador Dafaranos will update us on how Greece has gone from being a country in crisis to today standing at the beginning of her recovery, and also on the precise impact of the economic measures implemented. Date: Friday 23 May 2014 1.00pm – 2.00pm, Venue: Lecture Theatre HB39, Building H, Basement, Monash University Caulfield campus
23/05/14 - 23/05/14 - SQuadrille dance festival
Join us in breaking a new Guinness World Record in SQuadrille dance!
20/05/14 - 16/06/14 - Green Talents - International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development
Since 2009, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious “Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” to promote the international exchange of ideas regarding green solutions. The award, under the patronage of Federal Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours 25 young researchers from around the world each year. The winners come from various scientific disciplines and are recognised for their outstanding achievements in making our societies more sustainable. The Green Talents 2014 will be selected by a high-ranking jury of German experts and are granted unique access to the elite of the country’s sustainability research field.
04/06/14 - 04/06/14 - Latvia’s Crisis Experience and Accession to the Eurozone
Wednesday 4 June 2014 9.30am – 10.30am at the ANU Centre for European Studies
16/06/14 - 16/06/14 - 2014 Schuman Lecture: Indo-Pacific Lessons from a European Experiment
Peter Varghese AO, Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Monday 16 June 2014 5.00pm – 6.00pm at the ANU Centre for European Studies.
16/06/14 - 16/06/14 - EU-Serbia Relations in a Historical Context. The Role of Normative Factors and Political Conditionality in Serbia’s European Integration Process
Nina Markovic - ANU Centre for European Studies, Monday 16 June 2014 11.00am – 12.30pm
08/07/14 - 30/07/14 - Scandinavian Film Festival 2014
The Scandinavian Film Festival screening nationally, featuring 9 Swedish films, as well as films from Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway - 8 to 30 July
10/08/14 - 10/08/14 - An Australian War Requiem
"An Australian War Requiem" will be premiered in the Sydney Town Hall at 3.00pm on Sunday, 10 August 2014 and is co-sponsored by the German Consulate General in Sydney.
12/08/14 - 12/08/14 - Book launch 12 August : China and the EU in context
This book launch, at NSW Parliament House, is co-presented with the European Australian Business Council, hosted by the Hon Don Harwin MLC, President of Legislative Council of New South Wales. Speakers: Kerry Brown, Professor of Chinese Politics Director of the China Studies Centre at the University of Sydney; Rebecca Fabrizi, Senior Strategic Research Fellow for the Australian Centre on China in the World at the Australia National University Bates Gill, CEO of the US Studies Centre.
18/08/14 - 18/08/14 - Scotland at the Crossroads. The Rise of the Scottish National Party and the Independence Referendum
James Cameron - Australian National University
Monday 18 August 2014 5.00pm – 6.30pm
22/08/14 - 22/08/14 - The Museum of the 21st Century
State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St Melbourne, 22 August 2014 9.30 to 11.30am
26/08/14 - 26/08/14 - Australian and New Zealand Students in Europe
Australian and New Zealand Students in Europe. Will Shannon - ANU Centre for European Studies. Tuesday 26 August 2014 11.00am – 12.30pm
Festival of Dangerous Ideas: Public lecture by Kajsa Ekis Ekman
Kajsa Ekis Ekman analyses the parallels between prostitution and surrogacy
08/09/14 - 08/09/14 - People and Climate Change: Science from Europe
The University of Melbourne’s recently established European Union Centre on Shared Complex Challenges is holding a public forum on Monday 8 September to mark Climate Day, a joint day of climate action by the governments of the United Kingdom, Germany and France. Climate Day in Europe celebrates global efforts around the world in preparation for an ambitious, achievable and sustainable global deal on climate at the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) in Paris in November 2015. ‘People and Climate Change: Science from Europe’ – Public Forum 8 September 2014
09/09/14 - 09/09/14 - The role of Europe in Asia and the Scope for Cooperation
Dr May-Britt Stumbaum - Freie Universität Berlin, Tuesday 9 September 2014 11.00am – 12.30pm. The discussant for this seminar will be Rebecca Fabrizi, Senior Strategic Research Fellow, China and the World Centre at the Australian National University.
12/09/14 - 12/09/14 - Freedom? Scotland, Nationalism and the Independence Referendum 2014
Monash Roundtables on Independence and Separatism presented by the Monash European and EU Centre: Freedom? Scotland, Nationalism and the Independence Referendum 2014, Time: 6.00-7.30 p.m., Friday 12 September 2014
15/09/14 - 15/09/14 - How to raise a bilingual child: benefits and challenges
The Embassy of France and Telopea Park School/ Lycée franco-australien de Canberra cordially invite you to attend the talk "How to raise a bilingual child ? Benefits and challenges. Date: Monday 15 September - 5.30pm to 7.30pm
15/09/14 - 15/09/14 - The European Diaspora in Australia
Workshop: Monday 15 September, 2014, 8.45am - 1:30pm at Swinburne University of Technology, AGSE 207, Corner Wakefield & William Street, Hawthorn
17/09/14 - 17/09/14 - Launch of "Daniel Mannix: His Legacy"
Wednesday 17 September 2014 5.30 - 7.30pm at the Catholic Theological College, 278 Victorian Parade, East Melbourne. Launched by Mr Noel White, Irish Ambassador to Australia.
A CONCERT OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC FOR ORCHESTRA
Friday 19 September 2014, 8:00 p.m.
Sydney Contemporary Orchestra
Dr Brian Chatpo Koo
Founding Conductor, Artistic & Executive Director
25/09/14 - 25/09/14 - Working with Legal Pluralism in the Francophone & Anglophone Pacific Islands
25 September 2014 | Seminar Room 1.04 Coombs Extension, Australian National University
09/10/14 - 09/10/14 - Understanding the Berlin Wall
The EU Centre at RMIT in conjunction with the Goethe-Institut, the German Consulate-General, the German National Tourist Office and ANU presents: Understanding the Berlin Wall. The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of one of the most significant events in recent German history: the Fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989. Thursday 9 October, 2014, 12:30pm - 2:00pm, RMIT City Campus
22/10/14 - 23/10/14 - Rodrigo - supported by the Embassy of Spain
Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 October 2014, 7.30 pm Llewellyn Hall, Australian National University
23/10/14 - 26/10/14 - Melbourne Festival : When the mountain changed its clothing
Vocal Theatre Carmina Slovenica, Australian Premiere - 23 to 26 October 2014. This is an epic-scale production featuring 40 young singers from world-renowned Vocal Theatre Carmina Slovenica, and offers is a remarkable meditation on the transition from youth to adulthood, an enigmatic vision of the end of innocence
25/10/14 - 07/11/14 - Music group from the Czech Republic
The Dulcimer Music Group 'Slovácko jun' will be in Australia in October for performances in Sydney, Canberra, Coffs Harbour and Brisbane.
29/10/14 - 29/10/14 - Invitation to a Big Bang event
30/10/14 - 30/10/14 - Goodbye Spain? Crowds, Ballot Boxes and the Prospects for Independence
Thursday 30 October 2014, 6.00 to 7.00 pm, Lecture Theatre H1.25, Building H, ground floor, Monash University, Caulfield Campus
10/11/14 - 10/11/14 - 'Shirt-Fronting’ the Bear: Managing Australia-Russia Relations at the & Post G20 Summit
The EU Centre at RMIT in conjunction with the Strategic Flashlight forum on National Security and Strategy presents: ‘Shirt-Fronting’ the Bear: Managing Australia-Russia Relations at the & Post G20 Summit. Speaker: Dr Alexey D Muraviev, Head of the Department of Social Sciences and International Studies, Curtin University. Monday 10 November 2014 12:30pm -2:00pm RMIT City campus
17/11/14 - 30/11/14 - Windows on Europe Film Festival 2014
Dendy Opera Quays, Sydney, 17 to 23 November 2014. Dendy Canberra 24 to 30 November 2014
17/11/14 - 30/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Fair Play
SYD: Mon 17 Nov 6:30pm | CBR: Sun 30 Nov 4:00pm
18/11/14 - 27/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Land of Storms
LAND OF STORMS (VIHARSAROK)
SYD: Tue 18 Nov 6:30pm | CBR: Thu 27 Nov 6:30pm
19/11/14 - 30/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Cathedrals of Culture
CATHEDRALS OF CULTURE (3D)
SYD: Wed 19 Nov 6:30pm | CBR: Sun 30 Nov 11am
20/11/14 - 29/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Violet
21/11/14 - 28/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: 10,000 KM
SYD: Fri 21 Nov 6pm | CBR: Fri 28 Nov 6pm
21/11/14 - 28/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Northwest
SYD: Fri 21 Nov 8pm | CBR: Fri 28 Nov 8:30pm
22/11/14 - 22/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: White God
SYD: Thu 20 Nov 6:30pm | CBR: Sat 29 Nov 8pm
22/11/14 - 29/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Stations of the Cross
STATIONS OF THE CROSS (KREUZWEG)
SYD: Sat 22 Nov 1pm | CBR: Sat 29 Nov 1pm
22/11/14 - 27/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: The Magical Voice of a Rebel
THE MAGICAL VOICE OF A REBEL (MAGICKÝ HLAS REBELKY)
SYD: Sat 22 Nov 11am | CBR: Sun 30 Nov 2pm
22/11/14 - 25/11/14 - Windows on Europe: Concrete Night
CONCRETE NIGHT (BETONIYO)
SYD: Sat 22 Nov 3:30pm | CBR: Tue 25 Nov 6:30pm
22/11/14 - 29/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: The Irish Pub
SYD: Sat 22 Nov 6pm | CBR: Sat 29 Nov 6pm
23/11/14 - 29/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Domestic
SYD: Sun 23 Nov 12pm | CBR: Sat 29 Nov 11am
23/11/14 - 29/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Energised
ENERGIZED (MACHT ENERGIE)
SYD: Sun 23 Nov 2pm | CBR: Sat 29 Nov 3:30pm
23/11/14 - 26/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: In the Courtyard
IN THE COURTYARD (DANS LA COUR)
SYD: Sun 23 Nov 4pm | CBR: Wed 26 Nov 6:30pm
23/11/14 - 30/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: Sanctuary
SYD: Sun 23 Nov 6:30pm | CBR: Sun 30 Nov 6:30pm
24/11/14 - 24/11/14 - Windows on Europe 2014: The Great Museum
THE GREAT MUSEUM (DAS GROßE MUSEUM)
CBR (only): Mon 24 Nov 6:30pm