The “European Leadership in Cultural, Science and Innovation Diplomacy (EL-CSID)” project (Horizon 2020) analysed the relevance of cultural, science and innovation diplomacy for EU external relations, locating developments in these fields in the evolving global context.

On February 27, 2019, EL-CISD organised its final conference dedicated to highlight the final research outcomes and policy recommendations of the project.


EL-CISD Final Conference, 27 February 2019, Centre de Conférences Albert Borschette (CCAB), Rue Froissart 36, Brussels

Registration under this link

The programme is available here

EL-CSID was coordinated by the Institute for European Studies (IES) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and consisted of a consortium of nine partners from Belgium, Germany, Kazakhstan, Singapore, Slovenia, Turkey and the United Kingdom. It was kicked off in March 2016 and ended in February 2019.

More information about EL-CSID is available from the project website:

EL-CISD Final Conference on February 27 in Brussels