Workshop

Democratizing the European Union's Foreign and Security Policy 

WP 6 - The Foreign and Security Dimension

Oslo, 15-16 September 2011  

 

Venue: Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica

Organised by ARENA - Centre for European Studies, University of Oslo

 

Workshop summary (D86) (pdf)


Practical information

 

 

Programme (download pdf)

 

Thursday 15 September 2011


13:00-13:45

Welcome and introduction


Helene Sjursen and Wolfgang Wagner
ARENA, University of Oslo/Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

13:45-14:45

The EU as a community of practice: Foreign policy communications in the COREU network (download)
Federica Bicchi
London School of Economics and Political Science

Discussant: Guri Rosén

14:45-15:10

Coffee break

15:10-16:10

The institutional backbone of democratic control: Parliaments in European security politics (download)

Dirk Peters and Wolfgang Wagner (co-author Cosima Glahn)
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

Discussant: Espen D. H. Olsen

16:10-17:10

Executive integration in EU diplomacy: CFSP beyond intergovernmentalism? (download)
Kolja Raube
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Discussant: Dirk Peters

17:10-17:25

Coffee break

17:25-18:25

European security governance for the people? Public opinion and the EU's Common Foreign, Security and Defence Policy (download)
Dirk Peters
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

Discussant: Anne Elizabeth Stie

 

18:30

Dinner at 'De Fem Stuer' (Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica)
 

Friday 16 September 2011


09:30-10:30

The European Union's foreign policy: The perceptions of the Turkish parliamentarians (download)
Meltem Müftüler-Baç (co-author Rahime Süleymanoğlu-Kürüm)
Sabanci University

Discussant: Johanne Dĝhlie Saltnes

10:30-11:30

Beyond democracy? Integration in the CFSP  (download)

Helene Sjursen
ARENA, University of Oslo

Discussant: Matthias Dembinski

11:30-11:50

Coffee break

11:50-12:50

Can you keep a secret? How the European Parliament got access to sensitive documents in the area of security and defence (download)
Guri Rosén
ARENA, University of Oslo

Discussant: Wolfgang Wagner

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:15-15:15

The socio-cultural infrastructure of democracy: The public sphere and military interventions
Cathleen Kantner
University of Stuttgart

Discussant: Espen D. H. Olsen

15:15-16:15

From reason-giving to collective action: Argument-based learning and European integration (download)
Marianne Riddervold
ARENA, University of Oslo

Discussant: Cathleen Kantner

16:15-16:35

Coffee break

16:35-17:35

Civil society and the European Common Foreign, Security and Defence Policy (download)
Matthias Dembinski (co-author Jutta Joachim)
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

Discussant: Federica Bicchi

17:35-18:15

Conclusions and follow-up
Helene Sjursen / Wolfgang Wagner
ARENA, University of Oslo / Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

 

19:30

Dinner at 'Brasserie Mares'

 

 

  

 

 For more information, please contact Marit Eldholm (ARENA)