CEPA Forum 2017
Breakout Session 2 - Migration and Security: U.S. and European Perspectives

The second breakout session – Migration and Security: U.S. and European Perspectives – was moderated by CEPA Senior Adjunct Fellow Donald N. Jensen. Panelists included Michael Doran, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute; Dušan Fischer, Researcher, Slovak Foreign Policy Association; Martin Michelot, Deputy Director, EUROPEUM; and Márton Ugrósdy, Deputy Director of Strategy, Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary. The speakers sought to compare different perspectives on migration from Central Europe, Eastern Europe, and the United States. Discussion focused on the problem of balancing domestic priorities with humanitarian concerns, the need for honest discussion on burden sharing within the EU, and lessons on integration that can be learned from the American experience.

MODERATOR

mod_JensenDonald N. Jensen
Senior Adjunct Fellow, CEPA

PANELISTS

DoranMichael Doran
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
FischerDušan Fischer
Researcher, SFPA
MichelotMartin Michelot
Deputy Director, EUROPEUM
UgrosdyMárton Ugrósdy
Deputy Director of Strategy,
Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade