Europe in the World
'Polish vision of the future of the European Union'
This lecture is upon personal invitation only. For further information please contact Carla Veltkamp.
The Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Witold Waszczykowski will provide his insights on the future of the European Union.
Mr. Witold Waszczykowski holds a degree in history and a PhD in humanities and began his career with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the early 1990s. From 1999 to 2002, he was posted as Poland’s Ambassador to Iran. In 2005-08, he was deputy foreign minister, also serving as the chief negotiator during the Poland-US missile shield talks. Since 2015 he serves as the Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Europe expert Jan Marinus Wiersma will moderate the event and lead the Q&A session.
16.00 Welcoming guests and registration with coffee/tea
16.25 Welcoming words by Ron Ton, director Clingendael Academy
16.30 Minister’s speech
16.45 Intervention by moderator Jan Marinus Wiersma
17.30 Closure, followed by an informal reception