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The Élysée Treaty at 50

The Élysée Treaty at 50

Published on January 29, 2013

Event organized by the BMW Center for German and European Studies on February 1.

Location: Georgetown University, Healy Hall, Riggs Library

RSVP at http://elyseetreatyroundtable.eventbrite.com/
Please contact Phoebe Wood at cgesevents@georgetown.edu with any questions.


12:00-12:45pm
"A French Perspective on the Transatlantic Partnership" Keynote Speech with H.E. François Delattre,
Ambassador of France to the United States

12:45-1:45pm
Lunch

2:00-3:00pm
The Long View of the Franco-German Partnership
Chair: Eric Langenbacher (Georgetown University)
Yannis Karagiannis (Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals): The Élysée Treaty and European Integration Theory
Francesca Vassallo (University of Southern Maine): Sarkozy and Merkel: The Undeniable Relevance of the Franco-German Relationship

3:00-3:15pm
Coffee break

3:15-5:00pm
The Current State of Franco-German Relations
Chair: Jeff Anderson (Georgetown University)
Jean-Marc Trouille (Bradford University School of Management): The Economic and Industrial Co-operation between France and Germany -
Assessment and Future Prospects
Joachim Schild (University of Trier): Leadership in Hard Times: France, Germany, and the Euro Area Crisis
Colette Mazzuchelli (New York University): French German Cooperation in Foreign Affairs and Defense? Revisiting the Élysée Treaty in the
Wake of the Libya Campaign

5:00-6:30pm
Reception, Presidents Room

Please click here for more information about the history of the Elysée Treaty.

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