May 11, 2011
Europe in America: Learning from Each Other
Old Dominion University is hosting a two-day conference May 12 and 13 on "Getting to Know Europe: Local and Regional Communities and the European Union." The keynote speaker is his Excellency Joao Vale de Almeida, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States. It's part of a comprehensive initiative to build alliances and partnerships between Hampton Roads and Europe with discussions ranging from economic reform, austerity, health care and foreign policy.
Regina Karp - professor and director of ODU’s international studies program
Larry "Chip" Filer - directs ODU’s MBA program
Larry Baucom - President, World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads
Ambassador João Vale de Almeida - Head of the Delegation of the European Union to the United States