EUSC EU-China Security Cooperation:
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Pre-book launch Conference

Security Relations between the European Union and China: From Convergence to Cooperation?

Monday 9 November 2015 at the Egmont Palace, Brussels. Egmont Palace gates

The final programme can be viewed or downloaded.

This half-day conference presented the final outcomes of the research project and gave participants an opportunity for discussion on the wider context for and the evolution of EU-China security relations.

Palais Egmont, Brussels



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Final Conference

EU-China Security Relations: from convergence to cooperation?

1 June 2015

Venue: Egmont Palace
, Brussels

The full final conference programme can be viewed or downloaded.

The final conference presented the findings of the research as well as engaging with a wider audience. It also provided an opportunity to gather feedback and comments on the draft chapters for the book.

After the conference the book authors were invited to a reception and presentation at the European Commission by the European External Action Service. Dr Gerhard Sabathil of the EEAS also gave a short after-dinner speech at the conference dinner.

Conference dinner



Two workshops have facilitated the presentation of draft policy papers and chapters and the discussion of preliminary findings with selected scholars and experts from Europe and China. PhD candidates and post-doctoral fellows from the participating institutions in were also able to participate in these workshops.

Europe Workshop

Date: 2-3 April 2014

University of Maastricht - Brussels campus

The workshop programme is available here.

Photos from the Europe Workshop

Workshop 1 group photo   Workshop 1 table

Beijing Workshop

Date: 16-17 October 2014

Renmin University

Centre for European Studies

The workshop programme is available here.

Photos from the Beijing workshop at Renmin University

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   with the support of the Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Commission  LLP-logo
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