Announcement Conference EU-Ukraine

International Conference in Kiel

News: The Conference "The Future of Cooperation between the EU and Ukraine" on 4 July 2013 has been carried-through successfully.

Information about the Conference will remain accessible at this website for some time. A conference volume is planned to be published in 2015. In late summer 2014, some of the conference materials will be published as a pre-view on this website.

Organizers: Institute of East European Law (Institut für Osteuropäisches Recht) of Kiel University

In cooperation with:


Support: Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

Target group: The conference gives an opportunity for diplomats, scientists (law and economics) and representatives of business to share their views and thoughts.

Conference Time: Friday, 4 July 2014.

Conference location: Schleswig-Holsteinischer Landtag, Kiel, Germany.

Conference language: English.

Conference fee: € 150,-- (regular fee, preferential fees available).

Topics: The announced Conference will give information and the possibility to discuss in depth the perspectives of cooperation between the EU and Ukraine once the present exacerbated crisis has been resolved. The Conference brings together diplomats, scientists (law and economics) and representatives of business. Relations with Russia will be taken into account, but the focus will be on the relationship EU-Ukraine.

The Conference is organized by the Institute of East European Law of Kiel University in cooperation with other institutions.


Mr Bernd Heinemann, First Vice-President of the Landtag of Schleswig-Holstein

Mr. Gunnar Wiegand, European External Action Service, Director for Russia, Eastern Partnership, Central Asia Regional Cooperation and OSCE countries

Mr. Philippe Cuisson, European Commission, DG Trade

Ms. Elena Kostadinova European Comission, DG Trade

Dr. Detlev Wolter, Consul General of Germany in Donetsk

H.E. Vasyl Khymynets, Chargé d'affaires, Embassy of Ukraine in Germany

Ms. Maka Khvadagiani, Embassy of Georgia in Germany

Dr. Ernst-Jörg von Studnitz, Ambassador (ret.)

Prof. Dr. Florian Becker, Dean of Law Faculty, University of Kiel

Prof. Dr. Alexander Trunk, Director, Institute of East European Law, University of Kiel

Prof. Dr. Roman Maydanyk, Head of the Department of Civil Law, Taras Shevchenko University, Kiev

Prof. Dr. Nataliya Kuznetsova, Academician, Department of Civil Law, Taras Shevchenko University, Kiev

Prof. Dr. Karsten Nowrot, University of Hamburg

Dr. Esther Ademmer, Kiel Institute for the World Economy

Prof. Dr. Matthias Lücke, Kiel Institute for the World Economy

Dr. Rainer Schweickert, Kiel Institute for the World Eonomy

Dr. Esther Ademmer, Kiel Institut for the World Economy

Dr. Narine Ghazaryan, Brunel University, London

Dr. Olga Batura, University of Bremen

Ms. Olga Kretova, Aalborg University

Mr. Azar Aliyev, LL.M., Kiel Center for Eurasian Economic Law, University of Kiel

Mr. Klaus Kessler, Rödl  & Partner TOV, Kiev

Mr. Wolfgang Rehbock, German Business Club, Kiev

Mr. Filip Milojkovic, Housing Initiative Eastern Europe, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Fryderyk Zoll, University of Cracow and University of Osnabrück

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