On 25 November 2019, the European Centre for Advanced Studies (ECAS) celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Council of Europe (CoE) together with the Ministry of Federal and European Affairs and Regional Development (MB) and the Competition and Regulation Institute (CRI) of Leuphana University Lüneburg with a joint conference.

The conference was jointly opened by Jörg Philipp Terhechte, academic director of ECAS and vice-president of Leuphana, and Christoph Pohlmann, Head of the Department Europe in the MB.

More than 70 participants attended the conference, including experts in the field, politicians as well as students. ECAS, Leuphana as well as the MB had the great pleasure to welcome distinguished speakers from all over Europe, including Turkey, Scotland, Strasbourg and Brussels to the Libeskind Building of Leuphana.

Photos: Ariane Evertz