Upcoming Events 2017


November, 30
Presentation on “Let’s talk! – How to deal with a populist discourse?” at the 12th Programme for Diplomats from Latin America and the Caribbean, EU-LAC Foundation, Hamburg (Germany).

December, 6
Paper presentation on “Populism and Direct Democracy in Latin America” at the VDem-Lunch Seminar, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg (Sweden).


Past Events 2017

November, 11: Invited talk at the Alumni-Netzwerk event “Populismus – Herausforderung für die Demokratie in einer globalisierten Welt?” of the Carlo-Schmidt-Program, Berlin (Germany).November, 1: Workshop on “Brettspiele in der Universitätslehre” at the “Tag der Lehre – innovativ & interaktiv” of the University of Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland).

August, 29: Invited talk at foraus Event “Demokratie braucht Dich, Baby!“, Photobastei 2.0, Zurich (Switzerland).

July, 23-24: Paper presentation on “Party Institutionalization a Multilevel Concept” (with Nicole Bolleyer) at the Workshop “Different Worlds of Political Party Development”,  University of Duisburg Essen & Heinrich Böll Foundation, Duisburg (Germany).

July, 20: Public talk on “Are we moving towards gender equality in academia?“, organized together with the female peer-group Women in Democracy Studies (WIDE) of the NCCR Democracy, at the University of Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland).

June, 1-2: Co-organizer of the public debate on “Demokratie in postfaktischen Zeiten: Eine Herausforderung für Wissenschaft und Medien“, NCCR Democracy, at the University of Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland).

May, 12: Invited talk at the “Conference on information and public debate” at the Italian Senate, organized by the “Global Committee for the Rule of Law – Marco Panella”, Rome (Italy). [Video of the talk].

March, 30: Invited talk at the annual meeting of the Sektion Politische Ökonomie of the DVPW on “Politische Ökonomie des Populismus in Europa”, Düsseldorf (Germany).