Meeting Europe’s Challenges: Malta’s Perspective

Date: 28th Jun 2017

Time: 16:00-17:00

Organiser: European Union Society

Location: Thomson’s Land (Godfrey Thomson Hall)


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The Edinburgh University European Union Society is pleased to invite you its upcoming event:

Meeting Europe’s Challenges
Malta’s Perspective

His Excellency Mr Norman Hamilton
High Commissioner of the Republic of Malta
  to the Court of St James’s

Wednesday 28 June 2017
4pm to 5pm

Thomson’s Hall
Godfrey Thomson Hall

Register via Eventbrite: bit.ly/EUSocMT17

Doors open from 3.30pm

Malta has held the presidency of the Council of the European Union from January to June 2017. It has been the custom for several years that the ambassador of the country’s mission in London make a visit to Scotland during the course of the presidency. As part of this visit, High Commissioner Hamilton will speak to the European Union Society on Malta's aims and achievements in the past six months, as well as the EU27’s perspective on Brexit.

Anthony Salamone | Chair
European Union Society President Emeritus
PhD Candidate in British and European Politics
The University of Edinburgh

About the Speaker

Mr Norman Hamilton has been High Commissioner of Malta in London since 2013. Prior to taking up his current position, he had a career in broadcasting spanning five decades, through which he is a well-known figure in Malta. Mr Hamilton has wide-ranging experience as a television and radio presenter, producer, manager and consultant. He chaired the Malta Eurovision Song Contest and served as the country’s Head of Delegation from 1996 to 1998. He also has a substantial grounding in the tourism industry, having founded Hamilton Travel, one of the Malta’s leading tour operators, in 1992.

This event is free. Registration in advance required
All are welcome

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