Event


Keep Calm & Get Things Done Lecture

Last Tuesday, Vesalius College hosted a special lecture on stress management.  Sonia Lospitao, Certified Coach and founder of SONLOS Coaching, spoke to an audience of around 80 p0eople and explained the mechanisms behind stress and its impact on our bodies and behavior. Stress is often misunderstood and, in reality, unavoidable. Sonia explained the difference between […]

SPRING LECTURE: EU as Foreign Policy Actor in the Era of Populism

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the spring lecture on: ‘EU as foreign policy actor in the era of populism’ Speaker: Mr. Christian Leffler, European External Action Service, Deputy Secretary General for Economic and Global Issues. Date: Monday, 25 February, 2019 Time: 18:00 – 19:30 (light reception starting at 17:30) Location: Vesalius College (VeCo […]

Special Lecture: ‘Post WWII world and European order: perspective of Western Balkans and Eastern Neighbourhood’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the inaugural lecture of ‘POL324G: International Approaches to State-Building, Reform and Good Governance’ on: ‘Post WWII world and European order: perspective of Western Balkans and Eastern Neighbourhood’ Speaker: Dr. Katarina Mathernova, LL.M. Deputy Director General of the Directorate General for Neighborhood & Enlargement Negotiations, European Commission (strictly […]

Alumni Get-Together 2018 in BXL!

This year’s VeCo alumni get-together took place at The Dominican in Brussels on December 13.  Around 50 former students, faculty and staff members came and enjoyed each other’s company and the opportunity to catch up in the pleasant atmosphere over drinks!   Want to be informed of any upcoming events? Please join the VeCo Alumni Facebook […]

GUEST LECTURE: ‘How Islamic extremism and the issue of migration at large can endanger the stabilities of our democracies, the European construction and social cohesion’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the evening lecture on: ‘How Islamic extremism and the issue of migration at large can endanger the stability of our democracy, the European construction, and social cohesion’ Speaker: Saad Amrani (Chief Commissioner and Policy advisor at the Belgian Federal police) Date: 30 November (Friday) Time: 18:00 – […]

FALL Guest-Lecture: ‘Trust: the Glue in Both Business and International Affairs’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the Fall Guest-Lecture on: ‘Trust: the Glue in Both Business and International Affairs’ Speaker: Dr. Peter Verhezen (Managing Director of Verhezen & Associates Ltd) Date: 16 November (Fri) Time: 16:00 – 18:00 Location: Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels, floor -1, room “Rome”. LECTURE Trust – the underpinning principle […]

Internship & Careers Workshop

The Fall 2018 Internship & Career Workshop will take place at VeCo on Wednesday, 24 October from 17.00 – 20.00 in The Hague. The workshop will be given by Dr. Martine Alonso Marquis. She is a political advisor on foreign affairs to a Member of the European Parliament, a teacher of International Relations at Sciences Po […]

EU Lobbying Course hosts guest lecture by Hans Craen, Vice President of Kellen company

On Friday 19th October 2018, Hans Craen (Vice President of Kellen company) visited Vesalius College. He presented a detailed case study on an industry lobbying strategy and its implementation to VeCo students. This dynamic and participative event was moderated by VeCo Lobbying Professor Rachel Barlow. Along the lecture, he discussed the diversity of approaches to […]

Policy Officer from Transparency International EU, Raphael Kergueno, visits Vesalius College

On Friday 12th October 2018, Raphael Kergueno (Policy Officer from Transparency International EU) delivered a lecture at Vesalius College on ‘Money and Politics in the European Union.’ This dynamic and participative event was moderated by VeCo Lobbying Professor Rachel Barlow. The guest speaker presented on the many topical points including integrity in politics and the […]

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Symposium: Call for Papers

Vesalius College, together with major research universities in Flanders, and supported by the FWO, has the pleasure to invite doctoral students to an interdisciplinary doctoral symposium on ‘Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights in Europe and the World in Times of Contestation’. The event will take place in Leuven on 20-21 September 2018, and […]