Conference Timetable 20-24 April 2021

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All times given in the programme refer to Central European Time Zone (CET).

Tuesday, 20.04.2021

18:30ZOiS Forum "The end of communism as a generational phenomenon?"

Online panel discussion with Matthias Neumann (University of East Anglia), Marci Shore (University of Yale), Mikhail Anipkin (sociologist) and Félix Krawatzek (ZOiS)

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Wednesday, 21.04.2021

11:30-12:45Panel 1
13:45-15:00Panel 2a)
15:15-16:30Panel 2b)
17:00-19:00Opening Keynote – Roundtable Discussion

The moderator will be the journalist Gemma Pörzgen. The discussion focuses on the current political situation in Belarus and its transregional and global impact.

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Thursday, 22.04.2021

08:00-09:15Panel 3
09:45-11:00Panel 4
11:30-12:45Panel 5
12:45-14:15Lunch Break
14:15-15:30Panel 6
16:00-17:30Panel 7

Friday, 23.04.2021

08:00-09:30Panel 8
Panel 9
12:00-13:00Panel 10
13:00-14:00Lunch Break
14:00-15:30Panel 11
16:00-17:15Panel 12

Saturday, 24.04.2021

09:00-10:15Panel 13
10:45-12:00Panel 14
12:00-13:30Lunch Break
13:30-14:45Panel 15
15:15-16:30Panel 16
17:00-18:15Final Discussion

The closing discussion concludes the BASEES Regional Conference 2021 in cooperation with the Leibniz ScienceCampus "Eastern Europe - Global Area" together with representatives of all partner institutions BASEES, EEGA, ZOiS and DGO, and the conference delegates. In this session, trends and themes of the panel discussions are reviewed and concluded, highlights and open questions summarized, whilst at the same time opening up for further steps and paths forward in joint scholarly discussion and cooperation in the study of Eastern Europe as a global area. Guest speakers feature, among others, Sebastian Lentz (director IfL and speaker EEGA), Matthias Neumann (BASEES president), and Gwendolyn Sasse (director ZOiS Berlin).