"Have We Punched Our Weight in the EU? The New Member States’ 10 Years in the European Union"

April 3, 2014 - 14:00 - 15:30
Nador u. 9, Monument Building
Senate Room
Event type: 
Event audience: 
Open to the Public
Márton Benedek
Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS)
Department of Political Science
CEU contact person: 
Zsuzsanna Végh

The Center for EU Enlargement Studies and the Department of Political Science of the Central European University
cordially invite you to the lecture entitled

Have We Punched Our Weight in the EU?
The New Member States’ 10 Years in the European Union

By Márton Benedek, PhD
Policy Coordinator, European Commission (on leave) 

April 3 (Thursday) 2014 at 2.00 p.m.
CEU, Nádor 9, Senate Room

Márton Benedek, PhD, is currently on leave from the European Commission and is preparing Együtt 2014’s campaign for the upcoming elections to the European Parliament. He led the European Commission’s visa liberalization dialogue with Kosovo and oversaw rule of law reforms in the Western Balkans, advised President Barroso on Kosovo’s final status process and coordinated the European Union’s internal security policies during Hungary’s EU Council Presidency. He also worked for the European Parliament’s trade committee and Oxford Analytica. He holds a D.Phil. in International Relations and an M.Phil. in European Politics from Oxford University, an M.A. in Political Science from the CEU and a B.Sc. in International Relations from the LSE.


Prof. András Bozóki, PhD,
Professor, CEU Department of Political Science

Prof. Péter Balázs, PhD,
Director, Center for EU Enlargement Studies


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