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Hartslagcafé: Importance of borders for an open European society *

Paul Scheffer, Professor of European Studies, argues why an open society cannot function without borders. How do we look at migration, protectionism, and terrorism when we are discussing freedom? With Harald Benink, Professor of Finance and Banking, responding to Scheffer’s position (language: Dutch)

Picture: Paul Scheffer © CC / R. van Elst

Program information
Date Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time 20:00- 22:15 uur, doors open at 19:30
Location Muziekpodium Paradox, Telegraafstraat 62, Tilburg
Admission 3 Euro, students free access (student/University card). Tickets via Paradox. Students can make a reservaton by sending an email to
Speakers Paul Scheffer, professor European Studies, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Tilburg University
co-referent: Harald Benink, professor Banking and Finance, Tilburg University. Moderator: Willem van Genugten, emeritus professor International Law, Tilburg University
Language Dutch
Contact Has Klerx
Organization Academic Forum (Tilburg University)
*Certificate This activity may count towards the Academic Forum Certificate

More information

More information about this Dutch event on the Dutch webpage.

Wanneer: 27 september 2018 20:00

Einddatum: 27 september 2018 22:15