EMIL CONSTANTINESCU
President Professor, University President Civic Leader Geologist, Explorer

 

 

 

AGENDA 1999

 

 

 

January  16, 1999

Participates at the official opening of the National Defence College courses.

 

January  20, 1999

Welcomes at the Cotroceni Palace, Mr. Andrew Vorkink, director of the World Bank.

 

January  21, 1999

Chairs the meeting of the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT).

 

January  26, 1999

Chairs the meeting of the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT).

 

January  31, 1999

Participates at the meeting of creating the Consultative Council plenum of the Foundation for the Aachen Dome, Germany.

 

February 2, 1999

At the Elisabeta Palace, participates at the General assembly of the Software Enterprises National Association.

 

February 8, 1999

Meets King Abdullah of Jordan on the occasion of the funerals of King Hussein.

 

March 4, 1999

Welcomes the President of the Polish Republic, Alexander Kwasniewski, who was making a state visit to Bucharest.

 

March 12, 1999

During the trilateral summit Romania – Bulgaria – Turkey held in Sinaia, meets President Petar Stoyanov and President Suleyman Demirel.

 

March 16, 1999

Chairs the meeting of the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT).

 

March 18, 1999

At Cotroceni Palace, welcomes the President of Austria, Thomas Klestil, during his state visit to Romania.

 

March 19, 1999

Welcomes Mr. Milos Zeman, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic.

 

March 26, 1999

Visiting Maramures County, meets inhabitants from disaster areas due to landslides.

 

April 1, 1999

At the Bucharest University, participates at the Francophone Universities Rectors meeting.

 

April 5, 1999

At Cotroceni Palace welcoming the delegation lead by Ambassador Sergio Balanzino, Deputy Secretary General of NATO.

 

April 6, 1999

Welcomes in Bucharest, the deputy of the State Secretary of the USA, Mr. Strobe Talbott.

 

April 15, 1999

Participates at the colloquium The Quality of Citizen and the Humanistic Democracy in Europe, Facing New Challenges, held at the Palace of the Parliament.

 

April 22 – 25, 1999

Participates  at the NATO Summit in Washington (USA) and at the special meeting „NATO + 5”, dedicated to the reconstruction of the South Eastern Europe. At the Harvard University, participates at the symposium Cultural Values and the Human Progress.

 

May 4, 1999

At the Cotroceni Palace, meets the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Mr. Tony Blair.

 

May 7 – 9, 1999

Visit of His Holiness Pope John Paul II in Romania.

Assisting at the orthodox mess in the Unirii Square, along with, His Holiness Pope John Paul II.

 

May 10, 1999

At the Cotroceni Palace is held the ceremony of restoration of the oldest and most important Romania Order ”Star of Romania”, after 122 years.

 

May 15, 1999

Participates at the Central Europe Summit in Lvov (Ukraine).

 

May 16, 1999

Is awarded the title Doctor Honoris Causa of the Duke University, United States of America.

 

May 27 – 28, 1999

During the official visit to Ukraine, invited by President Leonid Kucima.

 

May 30, 1999

Participates at the Children National Palace in Bucharest at the International Festival Laureates of the „Little Prince” Gala.

 

June 1, 1999

Welcomes Lord Russel Johnston, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, who was making an official visit in Romania.

 

June 10, 1999

Participates in the conference Infrastructure Development in Romania, within the French–Romanian Economic Forum, held in Bucharest.

 

June 15, 1999

Welcomes Mrs. Leni Fischer, Honorary President Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.

 

June 16, 1999

Meets the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. Constantinos Stephanopoulos, who was making a state visit to Romania.

 

June 18, 1999

Presiding the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT) meeting.

 

June 22, 1999

At the Cotroceni Palace, welcoming Mrs. Madeleine Albright, State Secretary of the United States of America.

 

June 30 – July 2, 1999

Participates at the Economic Summit of the countries in Central and Eastern Europe in Salzburg (Austria).

 

July 6 – 7, 1999

Invited by President Suleyman Demirel, makes an official visit to Turkey.

 

July 8, 1999

Meets at the Cotroceni Palace Mr.  Javier Solana, Secretary General of NATO.

 

July 9, 1999

Participates at the 1999 promotion graduation festivities of the „Alexandru Ioan Cuza” Police Academy.

 

July 11, 1999

As main guest, at the opening session of the conference of the international association of university presidents, held in Brussels (Belgium), delivers the speech 21st Century University: towards a New Ethic of Responsibility.

 

July 13, 1999

Participates at the meeting of the Action Commission Romania – USA, organized in Bucharest.

 

July 14, 1999

In his presence, the symposium „Solidarity between Generations for Creating a Society of All Ages” is organized in Predeal

 

July 15, 1999

Welcomes at the Cotroceni Palace general Wesley Clark, Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in Europe.

 

July 22, 1999

Meeting with Mr. Vuk Draskovici, leader of the Serbian Renewal Movement.

 

July 30, 1999

Participates at the Sarajevo Summit (Bosnia and Herzegovina) consecrated to the South Eastern Europe Stability Pact.

 

August 7, 1999

In Atlanta (USA), the American Bureau Association prize is awarded to the President, to promote the rule of law in Romania.

 

September 3 – 5, 1999

Participates in the 8th High Level Meeting of the Francophonie, which takes place in Moncton (Canada).

 

September 19, 1999

Starts up the second edition of the International Conference Caspian Energy to Europe, in Bucharest.

 

September 20, 1999

Meets up with His Majesty King Harald the 5th and Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway, on behalf of their state visit in Romania.

 

September 24, 1999

Welcomes Federal Counselor of Germany, dr. Gerhard Schroder

 

September 27 – 28, 1999

Meets up with President Jacques Chirac and Prime Minister Lionel Jospin, on behalf of his state visit in the French Republic.

 

October 1, 1999

Participates in the opening ceremony of the academic year 1999-2000, in Craiova.

 

October 4, 1999

Participates in the 15th Planetary Congress of the Association of OuterSpace Explorers, in Bucharest.

 

October 5, 1999

Participates in the opening ceremony of the Forum with the theme “The necessity and premises of the international society development in Romania”.

Visits the International Fair for Information Technology, Communications and Office.

 

October 18, 1999

Chairs the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT) meeting.

 

October 19, 1999

Meets the journalists who take part in the Romanian Press Forum.

 

October 24, 1999

Meets up with the Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, on behalf of the state visit in Qatar .

 

October 25, 1999

 Meets up with the Emir Shaikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, on behalf of the state visit in Kuwait.

 

November 9, 1999

The President is invited to take part in the reestablishment of the 8th of November as Day of the Order of Mihai Viteazu.

 

November 10 – 11, 1999

Receives the Doctor Honoris Causa title from the „L. N. Gumilov”. EuroAsian University , during his official visit in Kazahstan

 

November 18, ie 1999

Participates in the Cooperation and Security Organization Summit in Europe, in Istanbul (Turkey)

 

November 25, 1999

Chairs the Country Defense Supreme Council (CSAT) meeting.

 

November 29, 1999

Participates in the opening ceremony of the NATO - Cooperative Determination 1999 project, at the Polyvalent Hall in Bucharest.

 

November 30, 1999

Welcomes the State Secretary of Defense of the United States of America, William Cohen.

 

December 6, 1999

Meets the president of Albania Republic, Rexhep Meidani, during his official visit in Romania.

 

December 11, 1999

Participates in the European Union Summit, where the invitation to start negotiations on Romania joining the European Union start, in Helsinki (Republic of Finland)

 

December 22, 1999

Awards Anniversary diplomas and gold medals 10 years after the anti-communist revolution of December 1989."