Faculty of Social Sciences

Seminar on the Danish Referendum on the Defense Opt-Out

Seminar on the Danish Referendum on the Defense Opt-Out

In connection with the upcoming Danish referendum on the abolition of the Defense opt-out in the EU, the research group on Regional and International Studies (REGIS) and the student association POLIS invite you to attend a seminar with presentations on the subject by scholars from the Department of Politics and Society, followed by questions from the audience.

Time

04.05.2022 kl. 13.00 - 14.30

Description

The seminar will be held in English and takes place on Wednesday May 4th in FIB15, Aud. C from 13.00 to 14.30. 

Programme:

13:00

Presentations about the referendum:

Why the referendum? (Associate Profesor Søren Dosenrode, Regional and International Studies (REGIS))

History of Danish EU referendums (Profesor Jørgen Goul Andersen, Centre for Comparative Welfare Studies (CCWS))

Knowledge reduces the Wording on the Ballot (Students at PAS 6th Semester Maria Laursen, Emma Svendsen, Julie Wulff Sachse, Markus Borleif Jansson, Anne-Sofie Bøllund Andreasen, Anne Balsby Roersen (Presentation in Danish with English slides)

Danish Eurosceptic parties and the referendum (Postdoc Anita Nissen, Regional and International Studies (REGIS))

Reflections on the referendum from an EU perspective (Associate Profesor Dominik Schraff, Political Sociology (POLSOC))

14:10 Questions from the audience

We look forward to seeing you for a fruitful and enlightening discussion!

Kind regards REGIS and POLIS

Host

The research group on Regional and International Studies (REGIS) and the student association POLIS, Department of Politics and Society

Address

Aalborg University, Fibigerstræde 15, Aud. C, 9220 Aalborg East