of European Senates
October 20 and 21, 2016
17th meeting in Bern (CH)
The fight against terrorism in Europe - Extension of the powers of the Intelligence and Exceptional Rights of the Government: What is the role of the Parliament? "/" The weight of the Senate in parliamentary decision-making "
May 21 and 22, 2015
16th meeting in The Hague / Den Haag (NL)
Spotlight on the Senate - Modern Concepts of Senate Functioning in the Bicameral Parliamentary System "
June 14, 2013
15th meeting in London (GB)
Relationships between upper and lower chambers "/" Senates and the use of social media "
March 16, 2012
June 17, 2011
14th meeting in Paris (FR)
The fight against the international economic and financial crisis: what role for parliaments and in particular for the second European chambers?
The Senate and its mechanisms for
collaboration with the regions and the local entities.
The Evolution of Parliamentary Diplomacy in
the 21st Century. The Role of Senates –
The Role of Senates between Local
Government and the European Union. Rome (IT)
October 23, 2009
Democracy in Europe twenty years after the first free elections east of
the Berlin Wall –
Europe and the World twenty years after the Cold War.
April 17, 2009
The role of the Senates on the European Continent.
The Hague / Den Haag (NL)
November 14, 2008
The role of the parliaments’ Upper Houses in cultural and
intercivilizational dialogue development.
April 18, 2008
The contribution of the information and communication technologies to the
legislative process. Vienna (AT)
October 12, 2007
Ensuring a transparent and accountable governance – the contribution of
the Senates. Bucharest (RO)
September 28, 2006
Upper chambers of Parliaments and their functions in the 21st century. Prague (CZ)
April 21, 2006
The Senates’ contribution towards grass-roots politics. Bern (CH)
September 02, 2005
Bicameralism and federalism in a process of change
- current developments and reform projects. Berlin (DE)
The role of Upper Chambers
of National Parliaments in the European Union and in the process of
European integration. Warsaw (PL)
A different composition of the chambers
in bicameral parliaments as a precondition for their efficiency ?
Modes of constitution, conditions of membership, terms of office,
dissolution . Prague (CZ)
Government control by Upper Chambers. Madrid (ES)
Bicameralism - Democracy and the role of Civil Society. Ljubljana (SI)
The Senates and the Quality of Legislation. Brussels (BE)
Senates and representation of local authorities. Paris (FR)
Creation of the Association of European Senates. Paris (FR)