Past events

The PDU holds a number of events across Europe. A list of past events and a short summary of each can be found here.

PDU’s Korbinian Rueger speaks to educators about Europe

On November 21 2016, the PDU’s treasurer Korbinian Rueger addressed the general assembly of the German Catholic educational institutions.  The PDU’s treasurer Korbinian Rueger was invited to speak about the PDU’s vision for the future of…

Professor Simms leads the Dialogue on Europe

On 28 June 2016, PDU President Brendan Simms gave the opening speech at Das Progressive Zentrum’s Opening Conference

Brexit-Referendum: Doomsday for the political and economic fate of Europe?

On June 16, the PDU held an event on the Brexit-Referendum at the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt in Munich. On June 23 the British people vote on whether the UK will be the first country…

Tackle the Democratic Deficit – and defeat Populism?

On 21 April 2016, PDU Policy Officer James Bartholomeusz addressed the European Democrat Students conference in London.

American Visions for the European Question

On 8 April 2016, the Project for Democratic Union, McCloy Fellows at Harvard University and European Horizons hosted the event ‘American Visions for the European Question: A Transatlantic Debate’.  Europe stands at a crossroads between…

Quo vadis Europe?

On 23 February 2016, the Project for Democratic Union hosted the event ‘Quo Vadis Europe? The European Project in Crisis’ in conjunction with the BMW Stiftung.

PDU Policy Officer discusses migration at European Planning Meeting

On 26 February 2016, Emilie Mendes de Leon represented the Project for Democratic Union at the European Planning Meeting with the AEGEE Network.

Joschka Fischer: A Roadmap for Europe 2016

On 18 January 2016, PDU Chairman Professor Brendan Simms joined Joschka Fischer and other panellists to discuss a European roadmap for 2016.

PDU Event in Munich: The European Crisis – Demise of the Nationstate?

On 19 October 2015, the Project for Democratic Union together with the Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung hosted a panel discussion on the role of national sovereignty in a future Europe.  

PDU Policy Officer discusses combating the far-Right

In October, James Bartholomeusz represented the Project for Democratic Union at a capacity-building week on combating the far-Right, organised by the Heinrich Böll Foundation.