EU & Autonomy

Tuesday, 9 May 2012, 4.30 pm, Eurac Research – Conference Hall, viale Druso 1, Bolzano

On the occasion of Europe Day, Europe Direct Südtirol Alto Adige, together with the Center for Autonomy Experience of Eurac Research and Club Alpbach Südtirol Alto Adige, is organising a symposium at 4.30 pm with three keynote speeches.


  • EU and Alto Adige. Esther Happacher, University of Innsbruck
  • EU and Åland. Susann Simolin, Åbo Akademi University Turku/ The Åland Island Peace Institute
  • EU and East Belgium. Nicole de Palmenaer, Parliament of the German-speaking Community – Study Service

followed by a round table with Arno Kompatscher, Alice Engl, Walter Obwexer and Gabriel von Toggenburg, moderated by Club Alpbach Südtirol Alto Adige.

We highlight the impact of European union policies on the autonomies in the minority regions of South Tyrol, Åland and East Belgium.

With English, German and Italian simultaneous translation.

Please register

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