Western Balkans between Integration and Isolation

organized by the Atlantic Council of Croatia and International Institute for Peace, Vienna

Programme

Organized by the Atlantic Council of Croatia and

International Institute for Peace, Vienna

 

Monday, 29 June 2015

9:30 – 10:00 Opening of the Conference and Welcome speech

Prof. Radovan Vukadinovic PhD, President of the Atlantic Council of Croatia

Peter Stania, Vice-President of the International Institute for Peace, Vienna

 

10:00 – 11:00 Croatia and neighbours

Dr. Milorad Pupovac, President of the Council of Foreign Affairs, Croatian Parliament

 

11:00 – 11:30 Break  

 

11:30 – 12:30 The Role of Smaller Countries in the Context of the Relation EU and Western Balkans

Peter Stania, Vice-President, International Institute for Peace, Vienna

 

18:00 – 19:30 Panel discussion: Kosovo and EU integration

Daniela Karagjozoska, Ambassador, Macedonian Embassy in Croatia

Dr. Besfort Rrecaj PhD, University in Pristina

Dr. Gezim Tosuni PhD, University in Gjilanit

Dr. Nesrin Kenar PhD, Sakarya University

 

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

 

10:00 – 11:00 International Relations around the Western Balkans in Europe

Dr. Stefano Pilotto PhD, University of Trieste

 

11:00 – 12:00 The Future of the Balkans in the New World Order

Dr. Hannes Swoboda PhD, President of the International Institute for Peace, Vienna

 

12:00 – 12:30 Break

 

12:30 – 13:30 Panel Discussion:

Prof. Gordana Đurović PhD, University of Montenegro

Dr. Miloš Šolaja PhD, Faculty of Political Science, Banja Luka

Shkëndije Geci Sherifi, Ambassador, Embassy of Kosovo

 

18:00 - 19:00

Workshop – Simulation ‘Macedonian Crisis and SEE security’

Prof. Lidija Čehulić Vukadinović, PhD, Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Monika Begovic, MSc, Vice-President of the Atlantic Council of Croatia

 

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Departure