Program

IUC Dubrovnik Croatia April 3-7 2006 

Programme of the day – Monday April 3rd 2006 

Theme of the day: Europe as idea and ideal 

09.15 – 10.00 Welcome and introduction: Course Directors 

10.00 – 10.45 The Futures Wheel on European Integration (part I)
Martin Potucek (Charles University Prague, Czech Republic)

11.15 – 12.00 The Futures Wheel on European Integration (part II) 

12.00 – 13.00 Scenario’s for the new Europe (future creating workshop, part I)
Bart van Steenbergen (Universiteit Nyenrode & Utrecht University, The Netherlands)

16.00 – 18.30 Scenario’s for the New Europe (future creating workshop, part II)
 

Programme of the day – Tuesday April 4th 2006
Theme of the day: Europe’s Cultural Challenges 

09.00 – 10.30 European Citizenship
Douwe van Houten (University for Humanistics, Utrecht, the Netherlands) 

11.00 – 12.30 Europe and Turkey: Mutual Doubts
Hakan Yilmaz (Bogaziçi University Department of Political Science and International
Relations, Istanbul, Turkey)

12.30 – 12.45 Workshops commercials

 15.30 – 18.00 Participant presentations in (3) parallel workshops

Workshop Presentations Tuesday April 4 

Workshop 1: To clash or not to clash…
Workshop 2: Diversity in Identity
Workshop 3: Borders of Europe: consequences of disputable perceptions
Programme of the day – Wednesday April 5th 2006
Theme of the day: Socio-economic Challenges

09.00 – 10.30 Excellence in Social Europe: Under Construction and Not for Export?
Paul Stubbs & Zdenko Babic (Institute of Economics, Zagreb, Croatia)

11.00 – 12.30 Homelessness as the Form of Social Exclusion in the New Europe Nadiya
Kabachenko (Kiev-Mohyla Academy / National Academy of Public Administration, Kiev,Ukraine)

12.30 – 12.45 Workshops commercials

12.45 – 15.30 Lunch break

15.30 – 18.00 Participant presentations in (3) parallel workshops 

Workshop Presentations Wednesday April 5

Workshop 1: Dividing forces
Workshop 2: Labour, welfare and social exclusion
Workshop 3: Policies and implementation
Workshop 4: Governance: state, market and civil society


Programme of the day – Thursday April 6th 2006
Theme of the day: Political Challenges

09.00 – 10.30 A Room with a View: Illegal Immigrants in the Legal Capital of the World
Godfried Engbersen (Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands)

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break at Sesame 

11.00 – 12.30 Challenges of speaking with one voice: Transnational Movements (gay,etnic, women’s) in Europe
Alison Woodward (Vrije Universiteit, Brussels, Belgium)

12.30 – 12.45 Workshops commercials 

15.30 – 18.30 Drafting a Social Policy for Europe: European Parliament in Action (rolegame)
Wieger Bakker (Utrecht School of Governance, Utrecht University, The Netherlands)


Programme of the day – Friday April 7th 2006
 Theme of the day: Challenging Developments in Europe

09.00 – 11.00 Diversity in European Fertility and Its Social and Political Challenges
Ladislav Rabusic (Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic)
With a comment by Bart van Steenbergen: A Declining Population, a Blessing in Disguise

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee break at Sesame 

11.30 – 13.00 Trust and Civility in the Process of EU-ization: Challenges Ahead
Sasha Stulhofer (Department of Sociology, University of Zagreb)

15.30 – 18.30 Drafting a Social Policy for Europe: European Parliament in Action (rolegame)
Wieger Bakker (Utrecht School of Governance, Utrecht University, The Netherlands)

Workshop Presentations Friday April 7

Workshop 1: Rights in Europe
Workshop 2: Participation and alienation
Workshop 3: Foreign policy and enlargement