Luxembourg - Oxford and Cambridge Benelux and Rhineland Reunion

Luxembourg - Oxford and Cambridge Benelux and Rhineland Reunion

Luxembourg - Oxford and Cambridge Benelux and Rhineland Reunion
Friday 6 May 2022 to Sunday 8 May 2022
Friday 6 May 2022 to Sunday 8 May 2022
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Hosted by Cambridge Society of Luxembourg
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

Save the date, to join the Cambridge Society of Luxembourg for their, Oxford and Cambridge Benelux and Rhineland Reunion.

Programme

Friday 6 May: Dinner at Maria Bonita, Rives de Clausen, Luxembourg. Brazilian restaurant. Salsa and Samba music: optional dancing with instruction

Saturday 7 May: Morning – Guided Visits to the Grand-Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art, Dräi Eechelen Museum of the history of the fortress of Luxembourg, and/or fortifications of Luxembourg.

  • Afternoon: Plenary session at the Cercle Cité - Introduction by Catherine Léglu, Vice-Rector, University of Luxembourg – Presentations on the European Court of Justice (Sir Nicholas Forwood), the European Court of Auditors (Geoffrey Simpson) and the European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund (Francis Carpenter)
  • Visit to Chambre des Députés and talk by Dan Schmit
  • Organ recital at St. Michel Church
  • Evening: Black-tie Gala Dinner at Cercle Münster – Speaker, Martine Reicherts, President of the Fonds National de la Recherche Chair of St Paul and former European Commissioner and Director General of the Commission. She will speak on “Innovation in Luxembourg”

Sunday 8 May: Options: Tour of Luxembourg Ville, including the Vauban casemates (UNESCO World Heritage site) with a qualified guide.

  • Visit to a Moselle Vineyard for lunch, wine-tasting, and a walk amongst the vines.

Monday 9 May  Should any participants wish to stay until Monday, 9 May (Europe Day), they will be directed to Esch-sur-Alzette, European City of Culture 2022 where the European Commission will be organizing the Europe Day activities, and to the Belval Campus of the University of Luxembourg.

Booking information

Booking information will be posted near the event date.

Location

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