Day 2: Rethinking Global Engagement
Programme: Thursday 30th November

09:15-09:45 Coffee & Pastries
09:45-10:00 Opening of Day Two
Dr Henry Marx, Undersecretary for Science and Research, Senate Department for Higher Education and Research, Health and Long-Term Care, Berlin
10:00-12:00 Panel Three: Experiences and Lessons of Global Engagement
Professor Stephen Kennedy, Director, Oxford Maternal and Perinatal Health Institute, University of Oxford
Professor Nazan Maksudyan, Senior Researcher, Centre Marc Bloch, Berlin
Dr Ertuğ Tombuş, Deputy Director, Center for Comparative Research on Democracy, Berlin
Mariana Motta Vivian, PhD student Latin America Institute, International Research Training Group ‘Temporalities of Future in Latin America’, Freie Universität Berlin
Dr Mei-Ling Young, Early Career Researcher in International Relations, University of Oxford
Chair: Professor Andrew Hurrell, Montague Burton Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00 Panel Four: Politicization and the Intellectual and Academic Worlds Beyond Globalization
Professor Faisal Devji, Professor of Indian History, University of Oxford
Professor Todd H Hall, Director, China Centre and Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford
Professor Verena Blechinger-Talcott, Vice President for International Affairs and Professor of Japanese Studies, Freie Universität Berlin
Dr Sigrun Abels, Director, Center for Cultural Studies on Science and Technology in China, Technische Universität Berlin
Chair: Professor Elleke Boehmer, Professor of World Literature in English, University of Oxford
15:00-15:30 Closing Remarks
Professor Alex Betts, Professor of Forced Migration and International Affairs and University Local and Global Engagement Officer, University of Oxford
Dr Herbert Grieshop, Head Steering Committee Internationalization, Berlin University Alliance

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Date: 30 November 2023, 9:15 (Thursday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2023)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Nissan Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Various Speakers
Organiser: Oxford-Berlin Partnership
Part of: Conference: Rethinking Global Engagement - The Oxford-Berlin Partnership Symposium 2023
Booking required?: Required
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Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Belinda Clark