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4 12, 2019

John Pinder Lecture 2019

By |2020-05-05T08:57:28+00:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: 2019, Council|Tags: , |

John StevensTreasurer and Trustee, The Federal Trust Zagreb, 28th November 2019 It is a great pleasure to be back in Croatia after so long. What I have seen already since my arrival this afternoon constitutes the most eloquent exposition of the positive, transformative, peace and prosperity producing power of the [...]

11 06, 2019

Robert Emerson

By |2020-05-04T09:24:18+00:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: Council|Tags: |

Eulogy of Robert Emerson (1929 - 2019) Federal Trust Council member 1994 - 2019 Robert was born in Lausanne, Switzerland on the 27th July 1929 to a Dublin native, Olive Thompson and a Uruguayan born Englishman Ambrose “Dick” Emerson. The youngest of 5 siblings, his immediate older sister died just [...]

8 10, 2018

Stephen Haseler Memorial Lecture 2018

By |2020-05-05T08:58:27+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: 2018, Council|Tags: , |

MEMORIAL LECTURE FOR STEPHEN HASELER 4th OCTOBER 2018 Will Brexit Destroy the United Kingdom? Delivered by Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust for Education & Research  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE LECTURE (pdf file) Unsurprisingly, I have very mixed feelings about giving this lecture today. I am flattered and honoured [...]

10 01, 2018

Tribute to Peter Sutherland

By |2020-05-04T09:24:21+00:00January 10th, 2018|Categories: Council|Tags: |

Tribute to Peter Sutherland President of the Federal Trust (2004 - 2017) There was great sadness in the Federal Trust when we learned at the weekend of the death of our former President, Peter Sutherland. During the years of his Presidency he was an enthusiastic supporter of the Trust, both [...]

10 01, 2018

A tribute to two founding fathers of the EU’s Erasmus programme

By |2020-05-04T09:24:24+00:00January 10th, 2018|Categories: Council|Tags: |

A tribute to two founding fathers of the EU’s Erasmus programme The successive deaths in recent weeks of Manuel Marin and now Peter Sutherland, former European Commissioners, sadly coincide with the close of the year-long celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the EU’s Erasmus programme. Both men played crucial roles [...]

13 09, 2017

Colloquium and Memorial for Stephen Haseler

By |2020-05-04T14:40:42+00:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: 2017, Council, Past Events|Tags: , |

Colloquium and Memorial Event for Professor Stephen Haseler Friday, 13th October 2017 Chelsea Old Town Hall,  King's Road, London   Commemorating the life and work of our former Council member and sadly missed friend Stephen Haseler.   Tribute to Stephen Haseler by Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust This page offers the opportunity [...]

1 08, 2017

Professor Stephen Haseler RIP

By |2020-05-04T09:24:31+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: Council|Tags: |

Professor Stephen Haseler 9/1/1942 - 20/7/2017     The Federal Trust is deeply saddened to have lost one of its most distinguished members through the sudden death of Professor Stephen Haseler, a member of the Trust’s Council and Director of the Global Policy Institute. For all of us at the [...]

28 11, 2016

John Pinder Lecture 2016

By |2020-05-05T09:00:51+00:00November 28th, 2016|Categories: 2016, Council|Tags: , |

John Pinder: An Intellectual Leader in Politics Download the pdf-file here. John Pinder Lecture, held on 10th November 2016, by Professor Roderick Pace TEPSA Pre-Presidency Conference “Restoring Faith in the EU” in Malta John Pinder brought much wisdom to the European integration project and when he passed away last year [...]

9 06, 2015

22nd June 2015 – John Pinder memorial conference

By |2020-05-05T08:55:44+00:00June 9th, 2015|Categories: 2015, Council|Tags: , |

Conference in memory of John Pinder OBE 22nd June 2015 Session 1: John Pinder – Memories and Legacy Speakers: Chris Layton Stanley Henig Peter Luff (click to read Peter's speech) Harry Cowie   Session 2:  A Federal Europe – Yesterday’s Dream or Tomorrow’s Reality? Speakers: Jo Shaw Richard Whitman John [...]