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Colloquium 90th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Germany and Ireland

Colloquium     90th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Germany and Ireland

This colloquium will see and hear the following distinguished speakers discuss 90 years of diplomatic relations between Ireland and Germany.

Proceedings on the evening will be as follows:  

 

6.00pm – 7.15pm

 H.E. Michael Collins, Irish Ambassador – Opening of the Colloquium

 Dr Gisela Holfter, Centre for Irish-German Studies, UL – Introductory Remarks


 Video address by Simon Coveney TD, Tánaiste and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade

 

 Dr Róisín Healy, NUI Galway – Diplomacy before Independence

 Dr Michael Kennedy, RIA – The commencement of diplomatic relations between Ireland and Germany: 1919 to 1929

 

7.30pm – 8.30pm

Dr Mervyn O’Driscoll, UCC – Developing Relations and European Partnership, 1929-2019

 Dr Joachim Fischer, Centre for Irish-German Studies, UL – Irish-German relations in the European Union: Cultural and language aspects


Dr Gisela Holfter and Prof Bettina Migge – On editing Ireland in the European Eye (Dublin: Royal Irish Academy 2019)

 

Launch - Ireland in the European Eye by H.E. Michael Collins

 Followed by Wine Reception

 

 Organiser 

Embassy of Ireland in Berlin in cooperation with the Centre for Irish-German Studies, UL

If you would like to attend - there are a very limited number of spaces left and do please register your attendance HERE

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