Opening Academic Year

On October 1st, the opening of the academic year of the OPG takes place in Utrecht with a key note of professor Modern Political History Annelien de Dijn. She will reflect on the tension between autocracy and democracy.

Seminar on democracy and autocracy with prof. Annelien de Dijn

Supervisor: prof. dr. Ido de Haan

Utrecht, Sweelinckzaal, Drift 21 Utrecht, 1 October 2019, 16.00 – 17.30 hrs.

Registration: before 23 September 2019

The seminar on the opening of the new academic year will be on democracy and autocracy, as we see the emergence of autocratic leaders in many countries over the world. A keynote will be presented by Annelien de Dijn, professor of modern political history (Utrecht University).


16.00 hrs.           Opening and presentation training program RSPH

16.15 hrs.           Key note by prof. Annelien de Dijn and discussion

17.15 hrs.           Certificate award ceremony and drinks