Offsite Event: EU-Russia Relations: Business as Usual?

May 20, 2009 // 10:30am2:00pm
Event Co-sponsors: 
Cold War International History Project
History and Public Policy Program

The Embassy of Finland
in cooperation with
the Wilson Center's European Studies Program, Kennan Institute, and History and Public Policy Program

Cordially invite you to a discussion:

EU-Russia Relations: Business as Usual?

Dr. Arkady Moshes argues that the negative trends that have prevailed between Russia and Europe in recent years are likely to continue, and there is little reason to expect a "reset" in a relationship with fundamental problems.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Embassy of Finland
3301 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20008


10.00 am - Registration and Coffee

10.30 am - Opening Remarks by Ambassador Pekka Lintu

10.40 am - Dr. Arkady Moshes, director of Russia in the Regional and Global Context Research Programme, the Finnish Institute of International Affairs

11.15 am - Dr. William E. Pomeranz, deputy director of the Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

11.30 am - Question & Answer

12.00 noon - Luncheon

Please RSVP to

Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Emily R. Buss // Program Assistant

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