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Miami-Florida Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence
Florida International University - 11200 SW 8th St - SIPA 517, Miami, Florida 33199
Monday, Feb. 11 | 500 p.m. — 6:30 p.m. | FIU — MMC — MARC 290
Michal Safianik, Counselor at the Political, Security and Development Section, Delegation of the European Union to the United States is the keynote speaker of the two-day EU conference «The Rising Importance of EU-Asia Relations» — Feb. 11-12
Venue: FIU — MMC — 11200 SW 8th Street — Miami, FL 33199 — MARC Building — MARC 290 — 2nd floor.
Michał Safianik is a counselor at the Political, Security and Development Section of the European Union Delegation to the United States (since 2016). Before joining the EU Delegation in Washington D.C., Michał was director of communications and deputy spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland. Before holding these posts he was the deputy executive director of the Permanent Secretariat of the Community of Democracies as well as a lecturer at the Vistula University in Warsaw. Michał also served as director for board and corporate relations at the Atlantic Council of the United States in Washington D.C. from 2005-2007 and at that time, in 2006, contributed his expertise as a visiting scholar at the Elliott School of International Affairs of the George Washington University. With a master of arts degree in European Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies from the College of Europe, a master of International Relations degree from Dalarna University in Sweden, and a degree in European Studies from the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Michał began his professional career in international relations as the head and analyst of the Europe Program at the Center For International Relations in Warsaw.
For more information and to register, click here: https://miamieuc.fiu.edu/events/general/2019/two-day-eu-conference-keynote-speaker-michal-safianik-delegation-of-the-eu-to-the-us/