Date: May 27, 2024 Time: 03:00 PM
Fellows Seminar Series | Europe’s China Policy: Between Rhetoric and Strategy

This seminar will discuss ORF’s research paper, Between Rhetoric and Strategy: Analysing Evolving European Approaches Towards China. The panel will explore the ways in which European countries, adjusting to new global realities amid a war, are working to strike a balance between promoting their economic interests and the potential security risks of engaging with China.



15:00 - 15:05 (IN)

Welcome remarks

  • Harsh V. Pant, Vice President, Studies and Foreign Policy, ORF

15:05 - 15:30 (IN)

Authors’ presentation

  • Shairee Malhotra, Associate Fellow, Europe, ORF; Ankita Dutta, Assistant Professor, Centre for European Studies, JNU

15:30 - 15:40 (IN)

Panellist’s remarks

  • Himani Pant, Research Fellow, Indian Council of World Affairs

15:40 - 15:50 (IN)

Panellist’s remarks

  • Zsuzsa Anna Ferenczy, Affiliated Scholar, Department of Political Science, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Adjunct Assistant Professor, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien

15:50 - 16:25 (IN)

Moderated Q&A


16:25 - 16:30 (IN)

Closing remarks

  • Harsh V Pant, Vice President, Studies and Foreign Policy, ORF

Venue Address

ORF Conference Hall, 20, Rouse Avenue Institutional Area, New Delhi