Future challenges for Europe: Geopolitical consequences of Brexit

Belgium, Brussels, 1050, European Parliament - Rue wiertz 60
Tuesday, May 02 2017 / 13:00

What might be the defence and security implications of the UK’s exit from the EU at a time when the UK, Europe and allies already find themselves in a challenging defence and security landscape (threat of a resurgent Russia, terrorism, migrant crisis, conflict in the Middle East, combined with the disruptive effects of new technologies and actors in cyber and space)?

13.00–13.30 hrs        Welcome Lunch with sandwiches
13.30–15.00 hrs        Meeting

Chair: Paulo RANGEL MEP, Vice-Chairman EPP Group, responsible for the EIN and Future of Europe

Guest Speaker: Dr. Wally STRUYS, Professor Emeritus at the Royal Military Academy, Defence Economist - Royal Military Academy

Moderator: Tomi HUHTANEN, Executive Director, Martens Centre