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Twelfth Annual European Union Day

Danish Presidency

Michael CollinsThe European Union Center is pleased to announce the Twelfth Annual EU Day event on February 15th. Highlights of the event include the annual "State of the European Union" address, delivered by His Excellency Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States.

In addition, EU Day will feature a roundtable discussion with members of the Chicago Consular Corps.

Press release

Read Illinois International Review's coverage of the event.

 

The EUC's promotional video for EU Day can be viewed below or here:

Keynote Address

Friday, February 15

logo"State of the European Union" Address (video below)

Michael Collins, Irish Ambassador
Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL 61801 (map)
10:00 am - 11:30 am, reception to follow

Schedule of Related Events

Tuesday, February 12

Focus Radio Program with host Craig Cohen, WILL-AM 580 - Listen to this interview
His Excellency Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Friday, February 15

"Visions for a Future Europe"
Roundable discussion with members of Chicago Consular Corps
(video below)

Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL 61801 (map)
2:00pm

Panelists:

Past EU Days

2012 EU Day

2011 EU Day

2009 EU Day

EU Day events are funded in part by US Department of Education Title VI grant and the EU Center of Excellence grant.