Programme

The programme for MatchPoints 2020 is updated regularly.

 

Thursday 23 April 2020

10.00-11.00

    

Opening of MatchPoints 2020

11.00-12.00 Keynote lecture: Professor Astrid Erll, Goethe University Frankfurt 
12.00-13.15 Lunch
13.15-14.45 Sessions
Border Issues prior to and after 1871
Critical theory and the legacies of 1968
Is green growth the answer to climate change? (1) 
Populism and Euroscepticism
14.45-15.15 Coffee break
15.15-16.45 Sessions
German-Nordic relations and the Re-making of the European Order after 1919
Memory Culture
Is green growth the answer to climate change? (2) 
Migration to Europe
16.45-17.45 Keynote lecture: NN
18.00-19.00 Light dinner at Samfundsfagenes kantine
(free of charge for conference participants, but registration required)
19.15-19.30Transfer by bus to Concert Hall Aarhus
(free of charge for conference participants, but registration required)
20.00-22.00Evening programme at Rythmic Hall in Concert Hall Aarhus: 
Musical Odyssey - Beethoven, Europe and the Danish-German border 
(free of charge for conference participants, but registration required)
Friday 24 April 2020
09.00-10.00 Keynote lecture: Professor and columnist Anne Applebaum, Washington Post and London School of Economics
10.00-10.30 Coffee break
10.30-12.00 Sessions
The German model and its Role in the European Economic Space after 1945
Media and Identity
Old and new economic borders in Europe 
European Security
12.00-13.15  Lunch
13.15-14.45 Sessions
Denmark, Germany and the New Geopolitical Turn in European Politics
Movement and Migration
Is there (still) af German economic model for Europe? 
European Cohesion
14.45-15.15 Coffee break
15.15-16.15 Keynote lecture: Professor Ole Wæver, University of Copenhagen 
16.15-17.30 Roundtable: 
Denmark and Germany in Europe: Cooperation, Conflict, and Future Challenges (Participants: keynote speakers and political representatives).
17.30-18.00Transfer by bus to Conference dinner venue (free of charge for conference participants, but registration required)
18.00-21.30 Conference Dinner at Smedien – (separate registration required)
Saturday 25 April 2020
Public event arranged by The Open University in Aarhus (Folkeuniversitetet)