The Epoka University of Tirana organizes the 4th International Conference on European Studies(ICES ’13) on «Social, Economic and Political Transition of Balkans», which will take place on 8-9 November 2013 in Tirana, Albania. Proposals are due by June 30, 2013. More information is available on the Conference’s homepage.
The University of Minho of Braga, Portugal, is organising a «Summer School on Democratization and Political Transitions in the Arab World: Actors, Challenges and Policy Options for the EU», 17-19 July 2013. Abstracts (max 300 words) should be attached to an e-mail containing name, affiliation, CV, and contact info and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 1, 2013. More details are available in the School’s call for papers.
Mercoledì 8 maggio, presso il Polo delle Scienze Sociali dell’Università di Firenze, si terrà il convegno «L’Europa in bilico: la scienza politica italiana di fronte alle attuali sfide». I lavori del convegno prevedono tre panel accademici nel corso della giornata ed un evento conclusivo, alle ore 16.30, con la tavola rotonda «Quo vadis Europa?», con la partecipazione di Giuliano Amato, Philippe Schmitter, Sergio Fabbrini, Vittorio Emanuele Parsi e Mario Telò. Il convegno avrà luogo nell’ambito del Festival d’Europa, Firenze, 7-12 maggio 2013.
The call for papers is now open for a panel on «The European Parliament as an international actor» at the upcoming Florence European Festival (7-12 May, 2013). The panel is coordinated by Dr. Stelios Stavridis, with the collaboration of Zlatko Šabič, Sergio Fabbrini, and Nicola Lupo. The details of the call are available at this link. Abstracts (approx. 250 words) should be sent in by February 15, 2013, and addressed to the panel coordinator at this address.
The call for papers is now open for the Panel «The internal/external continuum in transnational organised crime» at the next ECPR General conference, which will take place in Bordeaux on September 5-7, 2013. The panel is coordinated by Francesca Longo and Daniela Irrera. Abstracts (250 words max.) and institutional affiliation should be sent to the panel coordinators by Monday, January 28, 2013, at 18.00. More information available in the full entry.
The ReSHAPE Annual Workshop on EU’s response capabilities and policies towards emergencies will take place in Catania, at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, on June 6-7, 2013. The call for paper is now open. Abstracts (200 words) should be sent to the Workshop coordinator by March 15, 2013. Grants are available. More information can be found on the event’s website.