Invitation to a Conference on “Europe: Identity and Integration”

The Forum 2000 Foundation and New York University’s Prague Institute for Democracy, Economy, and Culture (PIDEC) invite you to the PIDEC Annual Conference entitled “Europe: Identity and Integration” which will be held on Friday, March 21, 2014 at Richtrův dům (Malé náměstí 11, Prague 1).


09.00–09.30     Registration

09.30–11.00     Panel 1

11.00–11.30     Coffee break

11.30–13.00     Panel 2

13.15                Lunch

Panel 1: European Identity, Nation States and Federalism


Pavel Fischer, Former Ambassador and Political Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Prague


John Shattuck, Central European University, Budapest

Larry Wolf, New York University, New York

Joshua Tucker, New York University, New York

Lenka Rovná, Charles University in Prague, Prague

Panel 2: European Integration, Nationalism and Media


Jiří Pehe, New York University, Prague


Ellen Hume, Central European University, Budapest

Perri Klass, New York University, New York

Gabriella Etmektsoglou, New York University, Berlin

Jan Macháček, New York University, Prague

The event will be held in English. Should you be planning to attend, please fill out an online registration form.

For more information about the conference, kindly contact PIDEC at