2001

EVENTS IN 2001

19.–20.10.2001

Baltic Security, NATO and the EU

Opening remarks: Mr Jaakko Iloniemi, Ambassador (ret.), Minister (Hon.)

Speakers:
Transatlantic Relations and Northern Europe
Mr Jaakko Laajava, Under-Secretary of State, Ministry for Foreing Affairs of Finland

The Strategic Environment – the Next 20 Years
Prof. Alan Lee Williams OBE, President, Atlantic Treaty Association; Director, Atlantic Council of the UK

Security, Integration and Economic Growth in the Baltic Sea Region
Mr Vesa Vainio, Chairman, Nordea

Nato-Defence Alliance, Transatlantic Link and Crisis Management Organization
Mr Michael Durkee, Minister, Political Advisor to Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR)

Nato Enlargement and Public Support
Dr. Jamie Shea, Director, Press and Information Office, NATO

Venue: Helsinki

26.9.2001

EU:n kriisinhallintakyvyn luominen ja EU–Nato-yhteistyö

Puhuja: Antti Sierla, Suurlähettiläs, Suomen pysyvä edustusto Euroopan unionissa

Paikka: Metsäteollisuus ry, Helsinki

26.9.2001

Annual Autumn Meeting of Atlantic Council of Finland

Board of Directors for the year 2002:

Chairperson: Mr Paavo Rantanen, Ambassador (ret.)

Members of the Board:

Maria-Kaisa Aula
Karoliina Honkanen
Heikki Hult
Tarja Kantola
Jyrki Karvinen
Tomas Ries
Ilkka Suominen
Astrid Thors

Secretary:
Kristiina Rinkineva

15.5.2001

Itämeren alueen turvallisuus

Puhuja: Jaakko Blomberg, Alivaltiosihteeri, Ulkoasianministeriö

Paikka: Helsinki

15.5.2001

Atlantic Council of Finland Annual Spring Meeting

Venue: Helsinki

2.3.2001

Public Attitudes Towards NATO’s Operations in the Balkans

Speaker: Prof. Alan Lee Williams OBE, President of the Atlantic Treaty Association and the Director of the Atlantic Council of the UK

Venue: Helsinki

1.–3.3.2001

Prof. Alan Lee Williams OBE, President of the Atlantic Treaty Association and the Director of the Atlantic Council of the UK visited Helsinki. Prof. Williams had meetings inter alia with Minister of Defence Jan-Erik Enestam and Members of Parliament.