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NEXTEUK

In conversation with Vivien Schmidt, Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration (Boston)

When: Monday, April 20, 2020, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Virtual event,

Episode 1: NEXTEUK Virtual Seminar Series online, European integration and the future of EU-UK relations in times of COVID-19

Vivien Schmidt, Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration (Boston University), and Sarah Wolff, Director of the Centre for European Research (QMUL) discuss various topics related to European integration and the future of EU-UK relations in times of COVID-19:

  • What has been the EU and the EU member States answer to COVID-19?
  • What are the consequences on European integration?
  • How have reacted populist leaders and parties?
  • Is the current pandemic an opportunity for populism?
  • What is the future of social Europe and of the Welfare State in Europe?
  • How would the Brexit negotiations and the EU-UK relations be impacted by the situation?