Brexit Institute - November 18th and 19th

Law and Politics of Brexit Series: The Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland

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Venue
Virtual
Target Audience
All Welcome
Is registration required?
Yes
Free of charge or ticket price
Free
For more information contact
andre.woolgar@dcu.ie

On the 18th and 19th of November, the DCU Brexit Institute will host a virtual event on the Northern Ireland protocol.

Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission for Interinstitutional Relations will be the keynote speaker and it will also feature an opening statement by Simon Coveney TD, Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Register here - Day 1 & Day 2

 

Event details

Thursday November 18th - 1:45pm - 5:30pm 

 

Welcome by Federico Fabbrini, Founding Director DCU Brexit Institute

Opening Statement by Simon Coveney TD, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ireland

 

Panel 1: The Context

 

Chair: Derek Hand, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, DCU

  • UK: Devolution & disintegration – Michael Keating (Aberdeen)
  • Northern Ireland: Demographics & divisions – Katy Hayward (QUB)
  • Ireland: Developments & debates – Oran Doyle (TCD)

 

Panel 2: Human Rights and Cross-Border Cooperation Provisions

 

Chair: Christian Kaunert, DCU

  • Non-Discrimination – Aoife O’Donoghue (Durham)
  • Common Travel Area – Imelda Maher (UCD)
  • North-South Cooperation – Rory O’Connell (UU)

 

Friday November 19th - 9:30am - 2:30pm

 

Keynote Speech by Maroš Šefčovič

 

Chair: Daire Keogh, President, DCU

Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission for Interinstitutional Relations

 

Panel 3: Economic Provisions

 

Chair: Christy Ann Petit, DCU Brexit Institute

  • Customs and Movement of Goods – Niall Moran (DCU)
  • Internal Market – Catherine Barnard (Cambridge University)
  • Regulation and State Aid – Graham Butler (Aarhus University)

 

Panel 4: Governance Provisions

 

Chair: Sharon O’Brien, Associate Dean for Research, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, DCU

  • Supervision and Dispute Resolution – Joris Larik (Leiden University)
  • Safeguards – Robert Howse (NYU)
  • Consent – Brendan O’Leary (University of Pennsylvania)

 

Please see the event programme for more information.