The University of Luxembourg Robert Schuman Institute of European affairs organizes with the Academic Research Network on Agencification of EU Executive Governance (TARN) a multi- and interdisciplinary conference on 27-28 June 2017 on the external dimension of EU agencies and bodies. The conference looks at activities of EU agencies reaching beyond the borders of the EU and discussing matters of control and supervision in these dimensions.

Contributions will discuss the external dimension of agencies in several fields: EU agencies’ relations to international organizations and regulatory bodies in non-member states; EU agencies acting on behalf of EU Member States; regulatory cooperation through agencies; the participation of EU agencies in international standard setting and the importation of these standards into EU law; information cooperation and information exchange with foreign agencies; questions relating as to how the reinforced international role EU agencies affects internal functions and modes of accountability.

The final programme for the Conference can be found here

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27- 28 June: TARN Conference in Luxembourg