SSEES Events Publication
- Alumni Event: East European Food and Drink
- 13th International Postgraduate Conference on Central & Eastern Europe
- UCL SSEES Graduate Open Day
- Joint Faculty Graduate Open Day
- Round Table Discussion: Anti-Soviet Resistance in the Baltic States
- Exhibition: Under Alien Skies: Lithuanian People in Soviet Hard Labour Camps and Exile in 1940-1958
- SSEES Student Talks - Russia, Syria & the question of intervention
- Storming the Winter Palace - Photographic Competition
- A Portrait of the Artist as a Political Dissident: The Life and Work of Aleksandar Petrović
- Promoting Knowledge of Less-widely Used Languages through Language Qualifications: a Hungarian ECL Examination Study Day
- SSEES Alumni Careers Event: Public Service & NGOs
- Scepticism and Hope: Contemporary Slovak Poetry
- Guilt, responsibility and denial: The past at stake in post-Milošević Serbia
- Slavoj Žižek and Srećko Horvat on What Does Europe Want?
- SSEES Alumni Association: Utopia Ltd at GRAD gallery
- But What if They Exaggerate Their Age? Language, Culture, and Language-based Knowledge in Large Dataset Collection
- Stalinist Cinema and the Search for Audiences: Liubov' Orlova and the Case for Star Studies - Dr John Haynes (University of Essex).
- Inaugural Lecture - Professor Susan Morrissey
- Lithuania and its neighbours
- SLOVO Event: Film screening of the Phil Collin’s film 'Why I don’t speak Serbian'
- Inaugural Lecture
- Post-Graduate Conference: New Research in Language-Based Area Studies
- Social Sciences Research Students Seminar Series
- SSEES Alumni Association
- SSEES Employers Forum 2014
- Shakespeare and Držić: Uncanny Affinities
- 25 Years of the Central European Initiative & 25 Years from the Fall of the Iron Curtain
- Health in Russia in 2020: A return to Normality?
- Baltic Symposium 2014
- Special SSEES Guest Lecture
- Uncertainty and Economic Forecasting
- Telling Mother Tongues. Ponglish: Playing with Words
- Telling Mother Tongues. I am Polish: Meet the Artists
- You Must Read This Book!
- Platform Ukraine Project Launch
- Area Studies Without Borders
- UCL Undergraduate Open Day
- New Directions in Russian and Soviet Cinema Studies
- University of London Open Days
Baltic Symposium 2014
Publication date: Mar 24, 2014 5:15:57 PM
May 2, 2014 9:30:00 AM
End: May 2, 2014 5:30:00 PM
Location: Christopher Ingold Lecture Theatre, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ
Following the successes of previous years, the Baltic Council and SSEES will hold the the seventh Baltic Symposium in May.
The symposium is entitled 'The Baltic Way', 2014 being the 25th anniversary of the human chain from Vilnius through Riga to Tallinn, and also the 10th anniversary of the Baltic States’ accession to NATO and the EU.
The keynote speech will be delivered by the Lithuanian Foreign Minister, Linus Linkevičius.
Chair: HE Asta Skaisgirytė-Liauškienė, Lithuanian Ambassador to London
Keynote Speaker: Linas Linkevičius, Foreign Minister of Lithuania
Have the Baltic States made Europe more secure?
Chair: Dr Andrew Wilson, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
Panel: Kadri Liik, European Council on Foreign Relations, London Dr Andris Sprūds, Latvian Institute of International Affairs, Riga
Prof Ramūnas Vilpišauskas, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius
How do the creative industries contribute to the Baltic States’ economies?
Chair: Dr Richard Mole, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
Panel: Rolandas Kvietkauskas, Lithuanian Film Centre, Vilnius
Dace Melbārde, Latvian Minister of Culture, Riga
Ott Sarapuu, Creative Estonia, Tallinn
New Directions – Quo vademus?
Chair: Dr Allan Sikk, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
Panel: Licia Cianetti, University College London
Dr Dace Dzenovska, Research Centre on Migration, Policy and Society, University of Oxford
Dr Evelina Trutnevytė, UCL Energy Institute