EU-Turkey Relations in a Turbulent World – Cooperation or Conflict?

Oct 19, 2018
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Istanbul Policy CenterSabancı UniversityStiftung Mercator Initiative, Asociacion Nuestra Europa, and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid organized the joint panel discussion “EU-Turkey Relations in a Turbulent World – Cooperation or Conflict?” on October 18 at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.

Speakers:
- Fuat Keyman, Faculty Member at Sabancı University; Director, Istanbul Policy Center (IPC)
- Atila Eralp, 2017/18 Mercator-IPC Senior Fellow, IPC
- Senem Aydın-Düzgit, Faculty Member at Sabancı University; Senior Scholar & Research and Academic Affairs Coordinator, IPC
- Javier Niño Perez, Head of United States and Canada Division, EEAS
- Işık Özel, Faculty Member at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

In the turbulent global and European climate as well as the current conflict in Syria, it is timely to contextualize the debate on Turkey and the long-lasting Turkey-EU relationship in terms of global trends including the Transatlantic relationship and the present debate on the future of Europe. The debate aims to focus on the possibility of the revitalization of the EU-Turkey relationship in changing global, European, and neighborhood contexts.

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