Joaquín Roy, co-Director of the EU Union Center of Excellence, Jean Monnet professor at the University of Miami completed a book presentation tour in several European capitals. The initial presentation took place in Miami on May 9, 2011, Schuman Day. The new volume of the series entitled, “Spain in the European Union: the first Twenty Five years (1986-2011)”, was presented along debates in Brussels, Luxemburg, Barcelona, Tarragona, Rome, Madrid and Oporto.


MAY 9, 2011

“SPAIN IN THE EU”. BOOK PRESENTATION AND DEBATE. SPANISH CULTURAL CENTER
Miami, FL


MAY 31, 2011

BOOK PRESENTATION AND DEBATE: "SPAIN IN THE EUROPEAN UNION", PERMANENT REPRESENTATION OF SPAIN TO THE EUROPEAN UNION
Brussels, Belgium

The event in Brussels was sponsored by the Permanent Representative to the EU,Ambassador Luis Planas. Other participants in the panel were Joaquín Almunia, Vice President of the European Commission, and Enrique Barón, President of the European Parliament (1989-1992).


JUNE 16, 2011

BOOK PRESENTATION AND DEBATE. "SPAIN IN THE EUROPEAN UNION: THE FIRST 25 YEARS (1986-2011)". DELEGATION OF THE EU IN BARCELONA
Barcelona, Spain

In Barcelona the presentation was held at the Representation of the EU in Barcelona, under the sponsorship of the Delegate Manel Camós. Ramón Mullerat (former president of the EU Law Association) and Francesc Granell(University of Barcelona), other contributors to the volume, also formed part of the panel

 


JUNE 24, 2011

"SPAIN IN THE EUROPEAN UNION" CLOSING LECTURE AND BOOK PRESENTATION. ANNUAL CONGRESS OF AUDESCO (ASSOCIATION OF STUDIES ON THE EU)
Madrid, Spain

In Madrid, the book presentation served as a closing activity for the annual meeting of the Association for the Study of the European Union (AUDESCO), held at the School of Economics of the University of Madrid.

Carmen Hernández (contributor to the volume), Instituto Elcano and
Universidad Nacional a Distancia, and Donato Fernández (Universidad Complutense)


JUNE 28, 2011

"SPAIN IN THE EU" BOOK PRESENTATION. DELEGATION OF THE EU IN LOUXEMBURG
Louxemburg

The Spanish ambassador In Luxemburg, Miguel Benzo Perea, president the event held at the Delegation of the EU in Luxemburg, headed by Ernst Moutschen. The initiative of this presentation derived from a project directed Cristina Blanco-Sio(contributor to the volume), senior researcher of the Centre Virtuel de la Connaissance sur l'Europe, directed by Marianne Backes

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JULY 1, 2011

“LA UNIÓ EUROPEA EN UN MÓN MULTIPOLAR”. CLOSING LECTURE OF SUMMER COURSE ON THE EU AND BOOK PRESENTATION. UNIVERSITAT ROVIRA I VIRGILI, TARRAGONA
Tarragona, Spain

The summer course on the EU (directed by professor Santiago Castellá), held at the University Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, south from Barcelona, was closed byJoaquín Roy with a lecture and a book presentation.

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JULY 8, 2011

"SPAIN IN THE EUROPEAN UNION: THE FIRST 25 YEARS (1986-2011)". BOOK PRESENTATION. MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Rome, Italy

In Rome the event was sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Italy in the context of the Summer Courses on the EU conducted by the University Tor Vergata.Federiga Bindi, Jean Monnet Professor conducted the proceedings. Enrique Barón (president of the European Parliament in 1989-92) and Luis Moreno(Spanish Research Council) participated in the debate along Spanish ambassadorLuis Calvo Merino.

 


AUGUST 18, 2011

“SPAIN IN THE EUROPEAN UNION”. BOOK PRESENTATION. WORLD CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL STUDIES ASSOCIATION
Oporto, Portugal

The World Conference of the International Studies Association (WISC) held in Oporto, Portugal, served as a location for the final presentation of the tour.