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Associazione Italo-Americana

Upcoming Events

20 February 2023
SAIS Europe 68th Anniversary

16 February 2023
Johns Hopkins SAIS Global Risk Conference - Russia and the West: All Bridges Burned?
Dmitri Alperovitch, Silverado Policy Accelerator

Past Events

12 December 2022
Assessing the Ukraine War: What Analysts Got Right, What They Got Wrong, and What They Missed Altogether
Eliot Cohen, Johns Hopkins University SAIS, US

5 December 2022
Russia's War in Ukraine: An End in Sight?
Michael Kofman, Center for Naval Analysis, US

3 November 2022
SAIS Europe Faculty Panel -- 2022 US Midterms Elections
Veronica Anghel, Lecturer of Risk in International Politics, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe; Visiting Fellow, Robert Schuman Center, European University Institute

24 October 2022
From European Green Deal to Global Green Deal: How the Climate Transition Will Shape the EU's External Action and Europe's Role in the World
Heather Grabbe, Open Society Foundations, Belgium

23 September 2022
SAIS Europe Faculty Panel--2022 National Elections: l'Italia ce la farà
Justin O. Frosini, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe

2 May 2022
The Human Trafficking Initiative Series – Criminal Threats and EU Response
Filippo Spiezia, National Member for Italy, Eurojust

21 April 2022
The Human Trafficking Initiative Series – Improving International Human Rights Law Fact-Finding
Obiora C. Okafor, Johns Hopkins University SAIS, US

14 April 2022
The Human Trafficking Initiative Series – The Role of Civil Society Organizations in Providing Access to Justice and Assistance to Victims of Labour Exploitation
Marija Andjelkovic, ASTRA - Anti trafficking action, Serbia

4 March 2022
Italy's Economic Policy after Covid: The Challenges and Opportunities of the Recovery Plan
Marco Leonardi, Head of the Economic Policy Department of Prime Minister Mario Draghi's Office

21 February 2022
C. Grove Haines Professorship Inaugural Lecture and SAIS Europe 67th Anniversary - The Birth of the Italian Republic
Mark Gilbert, C. Grove Haines Professor and Professor of History and International Studies, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe

17 February 2022
"The Week that Changed the World": A Panel Discussion to Mark the 50th Anniversary of Nixon's Trip to China
Raffaella Baritono, Chair: Professor of American History, University of Bologna, Italy

7 February 2022
New Challenges to Transatlantic and European Security
Antonio Missiroli, University of Leiden; NATO's Defense College in Rome; Sciences Po Paris

2 February 2022
The Italian Presidential Elections A Conversation with Gianfranco Pasquino

7 October 2021
Eating in the Anthropocene: Can We Mitigate Climate Change through Food Systems?
Jessica Fanzo, Johns Hopkins University SAIS, US

27 September 2021
Where Does the EU Want to Go? A Perspective from Rome and Brussels
Pietro Benassi, Italian Permanent Representative to the European Union

6 May 2021
The CCSDD Human Trafficking Chapter Series - Screening of the Documentary Vidas Menores by Alfredo Torrescalles
Alfredo Torrescalles, Film Director, Spain

8 February 2021
SAIS Europe Faculty Panel - America and the World after January 6, 2021
Raffaella Baritono, Full Professor of U.S. History, School of Political Science, University of Bologna

14 December 2020
Legalization of Migrant Workers under Covid 19: A Tale of Two Countries
Giulia Crescini, Association for Juridical Studies on Immigration (ASGI), Italy

23 November 2020
Business and Human Rights in the Agri-food Industry: The Case of Migrant Workers
Nina Luzzatto Gardner, Chair: Johns Hopkins University SAIS, US

16 November 2020
BOOK PRESENTATION - European Integration: A Political History
Mark Gilbert, Author: Johns Hopkisn University SAIS, Italy

9 November 2020
The 2020 U.S. Presidential Elections - A Preliminary Assessment
Catherine Fieschi, Counterpoint, UK

15 October 2020
Democracy, Justice, Leadership, and Gender: Global Politics and Public Service from the Cold War to the 21st Century. A Conversation with the Rt. Hon Kim Campbell, Canada's 19th Prime Minister
Kim Campbell, Former Prime Minister of Canada

30 January 2020
Emilia-Romagna: a Setback for Salvini or a Comeback for the Left? - SAIS Europe Faculty Members Discuss the Consequences of the Regional Elections in Emilia-Romagna
Justin O. Frosini, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe

7 November 2019
SAIS Europe Faculty and Students Panel - Running Out of Time: Climate Change's Impact on International Development
Nina Hall, Assistant Professor of International Relations at SAIS Europe

24 October 2019
SAIS Europe Faculty and Students Panel - Impeachment: Historical, Constitutional and Political Perspectives
Justin O. Frosini

19 October 2019
Ribellarsi al declino - Ribellarsi alle menzogne

17 April 2019
Paris to Pittsburgh - Screening and Discussion
Nina Hall, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe, Italy

3 April 2019
L'Africa fra Presente e Futuro
Romano Prodi, Presidente Commissione Europea (1999-2004); Primo Ministro Governo Italiano (1996-1998; 2006-2008), Italia

27 November 2018
On My Skin - The Story of Stefano Cucchi

Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Elia De Caro, Antigone Association for Prisoners Rights

16 November 2018
Prospettive di Crescita
Michele Boldrin, Washington University in Saint Louis – Cà Foscari, Venezia

12 October 2018
IT WILL BE CHAOS - Screening and Discussion

25 September 2018
BOOK PRESENTATION: Thanks, Obama. My Hopey, Changey White House Years
David Litt

12 September 2018
Basterà un villaggio cristiano? Le sfide del mondo e l'opzione Benedetto
Mons. Matteo Maria Zuppi

6 June 2018
Se la macchina pensa
Massimo Gaggi, editorialista del Corriere della Sera negli USA

23 April 2018
Politics in Italy: Not a "Normal" Country - The Outcome: The Formation of the Government and its Future (Part III of a 3 Part Series)
Gianfranco Pasquino, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe; University of Bologna, Italy

17 April 2018
Dove Vanno gli Stati Uniti di Trump?
Romano Prodi, Presidente Commissione Europea (1999-2004); Presidente Consiglio dei Ministri (1996-1998; 2006-2008)

6 April 2018
On The Bride's Side - Human Rights Nights: Film Screening & Discussion
Giulia Grassilli, President, Human Rights Nights

15 March 2018
Politics in Italy: Not a "Normal" Country - The Elections: Electoral Laws and Electoral Results (Part II of a 3 Part Series)
Gianfranco Pasquino, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe; University of Bologna, Italy

1 March 2018
Politics in Italy: Not a "Normal" Country - The Political System: Parliament, Governments, Parties 2013-2018 (Part I of a 3 Part Series)
Gianfranco Pasquino, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe; University of Bologna, Italy

20 February 2018
Is Europe an Optimal Political Area?
Guido Tabellini, Bocconi University, Italy

13 February 2018
63esimo Anniversario di SAIS Europe - Il Futuro dell'Europa
Antonio Tajani, Presidente del Parliamento Europeo

20 January 2018
La Riforma Fiscale

29 June 2017
Tra Natura e Cultura-Dibattito sull'origine dei vecchi e nuovi diritti
Ivo Colozzi, Università di Bologna

8 March 2017
L'America di Trump in un mondo che cambia
Mattia Ferraresi, Invitato a New York, IL FOGLIO

8 December 2016
The Migration and Refugee Crises - More a Global Rather Than a Local Challenge
Michael Moller, Director-General, the United Nations Office at Geneva, Switzerland

8 November 2016
Election Night – The US Electoral College and Electoral System
Followed by a Roundtable Discussion with Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe Students

3 November 2016
Towards the 2016 US Elections: Le implicazioni globali
Graziella Bertocchi, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia

26 October 2016
Towards the 2016 US Elections - American Politics
Erik Jones, James Mann, David Unger

20 October 2016
BOOK PRESENTATION: Only in Naples: Lessons in Food and Famiglia from my Italian Mother-in-Law
Katherine Wilson

11 May 2016
Cosè l’Islam: Origine e Caratteristiche della Religione Mussulmana
Il teologo e islamista p. Samir Khalil Samir SJ sarà intervistato dai giornalisti Lisa Bellocchi e Daniele Mont D’Arpizio

29 February 2016
Book Presentation: The Oxford Handbook of Italian Politics.
Edited by Erik Jones and Gianfranco Pasquino

Discussants: Pier Ferdinando Casini and Debora Serracchiani

19 February 2016
Maria Elena Boschi, Italian Minister of Constitutional Reforms and Relations with Parliament

1 February 2016
L'Italia ed il Terrorismo: Come Cambia la Politica di Sicurezza Nazionale nel Contesto Europeo
Domenico Marco Minniti, Sottosegretario di Stato alla Presidenza del Consiglio, Autorità Delegata per la Sicurezza della Repubblica Italiana

11 December 2015
Immigration - A Question of Humanity
Don Luca Favarin, Percorso Vita Onlus, Italy

26 November 2015
Future of Productivity: Recent Work from the OECD
Catherine L. Mann, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), France

16 November 2015
Food Waste and the Circular Economy Package
Andrea Segre', Università degli Studi di Bologna, Italy

2 December 2014
Stato della Responsabilità Sociale d'Impresa
Stefano Zamagni, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe; University of Bologna

6 November 2014
Power, Modernity and Identity in Bologna: From the Cold War to Eataly
David W. Ellwood, Senior Adjunct Professor of European and Eurasian Studies, Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe, Bologna, Italy

6 October 2014
Quando C'era Berlinguer
Walter Veltroni, Italian Writer, Journalist and Politician. Former Leader of the Democratic Party and Former Mayor of Rome, Italy

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