27 février 2017

Neil Walker : Francqui Chair Inaugural Lecture

For the 2017 Francqui Chair, Europe : Imagining the first post-state polity

Professor Neil Walker

University of Edinburgh School of Law, LL.B., Ph.D., LL.D. (Honoris Causa) (Uppsala), FBA, FRSE, Regius Professor of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations

will deliver the Inaugural Lecture with the title
"The Experiment of European Union and the Spectre of Disintegration"

on Monday 27 February 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Promotion Hall of the University Halls, Naamsestraat 22, Leuven (KUL).


4.00 p.m. Opening of the ceremony
Welcome by Prof. Dr. Rik Torfs, Rector of the KU Leuven
Introduction by Prof. Dr. Bart Raymaekers, Dean of the KU Leuven Institute of Philosophy
4.30 p.m. Awarding of the Francqui Medal by Em. Prof. Dr. Pierre Van Moerbeke, Francqui Foundation
4.45 p.m. The Experiment of the European Union and the Spectre of Disintegration, lecture by Prof. Dr. Neil Walker
5.30 Conclusion by Prof. Dr. Bernard Tilleman, Dean of the KU Leuven Faculty of Law
5.45 p.m. Reception

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