Blinken Lecture: Address by European Parliament President Antonio Tajani

Blinken Lecture: Address by European Parliament President Antonio Tajani

Thursday, February 28, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This World Leaders Forum program features an address by European Parliament President Antonio Tajani, titled "United States and Europe must stand together to better defend our shared values", followed by a question and answer session with the audience. 

Welcome and Introduction: 
Lee C. Bollinger
President of Columbia University in the City of New York 

Jan Svejnar
James T. Shotwell Professor of Global Political Economy; Director, Center on Global Economic Governance

The event is part of The Ambassador Donald and Vera Blinken Lecture Series on Global Governance, which focuses on the future of European politics, economics, and foreign relations. Donald Blinken has made a lasting impact in fields ranging from public service, serving as U.S. Ambassador to Hungary from 1994 to 1998, to investment banking, education, and the arts throughout his estimable career. 

PLEASE NOTE: This event is open to current students, faculty, and staff from Columbia University, Barnard College, and Teachers College. Registration and an active Columbia ID card are required to attend.

Co-sponsored by the Center on Global Economic GovernanceEuropean Institute, and the School of International and Public Affairs