Final Workshop – Provisional Programme

 Orange Room, Egmont Palace, Place du Petit Sablon 8, 1000 Brussels

23 January 2015

09.30-10.00 Welcome

10.00-11.00 Presentation of the new Capability Development Plan

  •  Christian Madsen, EDA
  • Chair: Jo Coelmont, Egmont

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-13.00 Paper Session I

  •  Laura Chappell, University of Surrey, and Petar Petrov, University of Maastricht: Capability development in the CSDP – institutional projects and member states’ preferences
  • Jocelyn Mawdsley, University of Newcastle: European Defence Industrial Policies: Chances or Challenges for Capability Development
  • Simon Sweeney, University of York: More rhetoric or substance at last: The European Council’s capability promise and the future of CSDP, a potential ‘tipping point’?
  • Discussant: Daniel Fiott, Institute for European Studies, VUB

13.00-14.00 Standing lunch

14.00-15.30 Paper Session II

  •  Patricia Daehnhardt, Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa: Euro-Atlantic security post-Crimea: what role for EU/CSDP-NATO relations?
  • David Galbreath and Simon Smith, University of Bath: Knowing Me, Knowing You: transatlantic impressions of military transformation in Europe
  • André Barrinha, Canterbury Christ Church University, and Helena Carrapiço, Aston University: The EU’s actorness in cyber security: coherence or fragmentation?
  • Discussant: Vivien Pertusot, IFRI-Brussels

15.30-16.00 Coffee

16.00-17.30 Roundtable

  •  Brig-Gen Heinz Krieb, Director for Concepts & Capabalities, EUMS )
  • Guillaume de la Brosse, EDA (invited)
  • Annelies Verstichel, Belgian PMG delegate
  • Chair: Sven Biscop, Egmont