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December 22, 2009

Participates at the TV show 1989.Blood on the Velvet casted by TVR 1.


December 21, 2009

Commemorating the December 1989 Revolution heros, during the wreath ceremony at the Revolution Heros Cemetery, Cenusa  Crematorium, University Square, Romanian Radio and Television. 

Participates at the solemn joint session of the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate organised to celebrate 20 years from the Revolution in December 1989.

At the Gala Ten for Romania, organized by Realitatea TV, offering the Prize for Excellency to the actress Olga Tudorache.


December 18, 2009

In Bucharest, in Aula Magna of the Law Faculty, at releasing the first volume of the book The Original Sin, the Founding Sacrifice. The Revolution in 1989, As It Was


December 16, 2009

In Aula Magna of the Timisoara West University, releasing the first volume of the book The Original Sin, the Founding Sacrifice. The Revolution in 1989, As It Was


December 15, 2009

With Lech Walesa, Viktor Orban and Laszlo Tokes, participates at the international conference Fighting and Building - Timisoara 1989-2009. Twenty Years since the Regime Changed in Timisoara.


December 9-10, 2009

Participates in the conference Enhancing the US-EU Strategic Partnership, organized in Washington, organized by the SAIS Center for the Transatlantic Relationships, Johns Hopkins University SUA and the Economic Forum Council Program in Poland.


December 4, 2009

Participates in Budapest at the conference 20 Years in the Timisoara Spirit.


December 3, 2009

As president of the Romanian Foundation for Democracy, chairs the works of the international conference 1989: the Year that Changed the World. The Perspective of the Change Protagonists upon the Future of Europe, which took place at the Place of the Parliament


December 1, 2009

Participates at the military parade and other events dedicated to the anniversary of Romania’s National Day.


November 27, 2009

Invited at the Antena 3 Special TV show.


November 25, 2009

Meeting with Mr. Jim Rosapepe, ambassador of the United States of America in Romania (1998-2001), who was visiting Romania.


November 23, 2009

Participates at the Special Edition TV show, broadcasted by Realitatea TV.


November 22, 2009

Participates in the Special Edition TV show, broadcasted by Money Channel.


November 18, 2009

Ziarul financiar (The Financial Newspaper) awards him for the role he had played within Romania’s adhesion to NATO and the EU.


November 11-12, 2009

Participates in Vienna at the World Justice II Forum.


November 9, 2009

Participates in Berlin, along with present and former chiefs and governments at the Freedom Festival, celebrating 20 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall.


November 8, 2009 

At the international Congress "A World Without Walls", which took place in Berlin, delivering the speech After 20 Years: A Soft Wall between the Globalization of Information and Knowledge? 


November 5, 2009

Participates in the 3rd session of the Club of Bucharest


October 30-31, 2009

Participates at the international symposium Mineralogy and Geo-diversity, organized by the University of Bucharest and dedicated to the celebration of his 70th anniversary.


October 30, 2009

Meeting with Mr. Alfred Moses, former ambassador of the US in Romania (1994-1997), who is now visiting Bucharest.


October 29, 2009

Participates in the Education Awards Gala, organized by Dinu Patriciu Foundation, Palace of the Parliament.


October 22, 2009

Meeting with Mr. Joseph Biden, vice-president of the USA, who was visiting Bucharest.


October 19, 2009

Participates at the Romania as Laboratory of the Dialogue between Science and Spirituality in the Contemporary World Congress, which took place at the Romanian Academy.

He participates, with Crin Antonescu, president of the National Liberal Party, at the Fire Hour TV show, broadcasted by Realitatea TV.


October 16, 2009

Supporting Crin Antonescu, president of the National Liberal Party, at the applying his candidateship for the presidential elections in 2009.

Meeting with Mr. Ivan Gasparovic, President of Slovakia, who was visiting Romania.

Is invited by Moise Guran, producer of the Bizbazar TV show, broadcasted by Antena 3.


October 14, 2009

He participates in Budapest at the Conference Civil Society after 20 years, an unsolved problem, organized by the ICDT and the Swedish Embassy in Hungary.


October 13, 2009

He participates at the meeting of the International Center for Democratic Transition (ICDT) Board of Directors, in Budapest.


October 12, 2009

He participates at the conference X-ray of a Miracle: the Fall of Communism in Europe, organized by the National Institute for the Study of the Totalitarian Regime, within the Romanian Academy.


October 9-10, 2009

Delivering the speech European Union and the Nation-State Concept, within the international conference "Turkey-EU Relations" organized by the Balkan Political Club. (Turkey).


October 8, 2009

Participates at the inauguration of the Memorial of the Holocaust Victims in Romania.

Invited to participate at the 18th anniversary since the first Nine O'Clock edition, the first Romanian daily newspaper in English.


October 7, 2009

Presenting, together with Radu Campeanu, Dinu Zamfirescu and Toader Paleologu, the book "About how it was. Dialogue with Sorin-Mircea Bottez" released at the Mihai Eminescu bookshop, Bucharest.


October 5-6, 2009

Invited by the Habitat for Humanity association to participate, together with the United Kingdom ambassador and other 300 volunteers at the construction houses for people in need, Beius city.


October 1, 2009

Participates at the Black Sea Energy and Economic Forum, which takes place in Bucharest.


September 30, 2009

Visiting the Oradea University and meeting the management of the Doctoral School; participating at the presentation of the doctoral degree paper "Romania – USA Strategic Partnership. History and Geopolitical Significations".


September 28, 2009

Invited by Andrei Marga to participate at the ceremony of inaugurating the 2009/2010 academic year at the Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj. Participates at the events organized on the 90th anniversary of the Romanian University in Cluj.


September 20, 2009

Invited by Gabriela Vranceanu-Firea, moderator of the Day Synthesis, broadcasted by Antena 3 TV.


September 17-18, 2009

At the I.D. Sirbu memorial house, Petrila, participates at the commemoration of 20 years since the writer’s death.


September 16, 2009

Invited by the General Mayor of Bucharest, dr. Sorin Oprescu, to participate at the solemn assembly Bucharest - 550 years, which took place at the Romanian Savings Bank Palace.


September 15, 2009

Is invited in the Reality Is your Business TV show, moderated by Andreea Cretulescu and broadcasted by Realitatea TV.


September 2, 2009

Is invited by Gabriela Vranceanu Firea, moderator of the News of the Day, broadcasted by Antena 3 TV.


September 1, 2009

Participates at the annual reunion of the Romanian diplomacy.


August 3, 2009

Invited by Silvia Ilies at the Special Edition radio show, broadcasted by Radio Romania Actualitati.


August 2, 2009

Participates at the funerals of professor Sorin Bottez, president of the Association for Citizenship Education (ASPEC).


July 31, 2009

Participates at Antena 3 Special TV show.


July 24, 2009

He participates at the General Assembly of the UGIR 1903 Employers’ Association.


July 17, 2009

At the "Balvanyos" Summer University, which took place in Tusnad, participates at the debate Regional Politics and validation of the National Interest in the European Union.


July 16, 2009

Addresses an open letter to the President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, along with other 21 intellectuals from Central and Eastern Europe that were presidents, prime ministers or ministers of Foreign Affairs.


June 14, 2009

He participates at the events organized on the occasion of the national day of France.


June 13, 2009 

He participates at the presentation of the Political Project of Crin Antonescu, president of the National Liberal Party.


July 6-8, 2009

Invited by the Szeged University and the Lyon III University, he particicpates ta the first edition of the Summer European University in Budapesta, under the title The European Union, the revival moment?


July 2, 2009

He participates at the events organised on the occasion of the a 233 anniversary of the United States Independence Day.

Invited at the 10th anniversary of the privatisation of the “Dacia” factory, which took place at the Royal Palace.


June 30, 2009

Participates at the debate "Romania and the European Union" organized by the Bucharest Club.


June 26, 2009

Is invited at the official dinner offered by HRH Princess Margareta and Prince Radu for the honour of  Ducess Diane and the Duke Carl de Wurttemberg.


June 18-21, 2009

Invited by thr German members od Parliament, he participates at the 14th International Berlin Gathering with the topic "Responsibility toward God and Man ".


June 16, 2009

Is invited by Victor Ciutacu, at his TV show Vorbe grele (Hard words) broadcasted by Antena 2 TV.


June 13, 2009

Participates, in Prague, at the festivity of awarding the Adalbert priye to Mr. Arpad Goncz, President of Hungary 1990-2000, by the "Adalbert Stiftung Krefeld".


June 11, 2009

Takes part at the debate Condemning the communism crimes in Romania and applying the international law on the occasion of putting on market the book "Transition criminal law. From Nurnberg to the Romanian post-communism”, organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation.

Participates at awarding the Excellency prizes offered by Dan Voiculescu Foundation for the Development of Romania.

Participates at the opening of the Architecture, design and urbanism Exhibition Visit Bucharest again. Architectural and collateral extrusions


June 10, 2009

At the invitation of the National Institute for the Memory of the Romanian Exile, participates at the book launch We have blamed the communism, too. From the Paris exile.


June 9, 2009

Radio France International broadcasts the Evening Voices show, where he was invited.


June 3, 2009

Holding the speech Uncertainty, a challenge within the arts and science modern history, at the opening of the 33rd Congress of the Romanian-American Academy, which took place at the "Alma Mater" University, Sibiu.


May 31, 2009

Invited, along with Serban Huidu, the TV show The Governor, at Realitatea TV.


May 30, 2009

N24 broadcasts the special show At Mrs. Doina Cornea’s anniversary, where he was invited.


May 28, 2009

Participates at the Cuba under Raul Castro: domestic and foreign policy seminar, organized by the Institute for Investigating the Communism Crimes in Romania.


May 27, 2009

Participates at the 5th edition of the Europe-Russia Forum, which took place in Bucharest.

Participates at the opening of the Club in Bucharest.


May 26, 2009

At the Polish Embassy in Bucharest he meets former presidents Lech Walesa and Alexander Kwasniewski, who are visiting Bucharest. 


May 22, 2009

At the opening of the UNESCO Forum for Higher Education in Bucharest, holds the main speech on  Higher education for a Democratic Society in the 21st Century.


May 18-20, 2009

Participates at the Freedom Forum, in Oslo. He holds the speech The Pedagogy of Suffering and the lesson of Freedom, within the Human Rights Leaders section.


May 15, 2009

Participates at the Situation and Importance of the Romanian Forestry Patrimony at the beginning of the 3rd Millennium Forum, organized by the Group for Ecological Initiative and Sustainable Development, in Craiova.


May 14, 2009

Meets Mr. Bronislaw Komorowski, president of the Polish Chamber of Deputies, who was paying a visit to Romania.


May 13, 2009

Participates at the round table Revolution of December 1989 – certainties and controversies, organized at the Romanian Peasant Museum by the Institute of the Romanian Revolution from December 1989.


May 12, 2009

Attending the 20th anniversary of the "22" Magazine, at the Social Dialogue Group headquarter.


May 6-8, 2009

Participates at the 12th edition of the Eurasian Economic Forum, which took place in Istanbul.


May 4, 2009

Is invited by Luca Niculescu in his show Special Edition, at TVR 1.


April 24, 2009

Participates at the ceremony of awarding the Doctor Honoris Causa title of the University of Bucharest to Mr. Jakob Gijbert (Jaap) de Hoop Scheffer, Secretary General of the NATO.


April 23, 2009

Giving an interview to the Japanese national public television NHK.


April 14, 2009

Holds a speech within the What can we Learn from the Present Economic Crisis? Debate, organized by the Economic, Juridical and Sociological Sciences Department of the Romanian Academy.


April 7, 2009

As member of the Jury, he is handing over the prize for "The Business Innovation of the Year" category, within the European Business Awards Gala, which took place in Rome.


April 2, 2009

Participates in the Educatia, formarea si integrarea tinerilor din Romania în conceptul dezvoltarii durabile si al protectiei mediului Conference, organized by the Group for Ecologic Initiative and Sustainable Development.

Opening the 2nd meeting of the Reflection Group on Economic and Financial Issues FINEC XXI, initiated by the Romanian Academic Forum and the Romanian Banking Institute.


March 31, 2009

Participates at the solemn session of the Parliament held on the occasion of the NATO anniversary and of  5 years from Romania’s adhesion to the North-Atlantic Alliance.


March 27, 2009

Invited by the Dimitrie Cantemir Christian University management, participates at the ceremony of awarding the Doctor Honoris Causa title to Mr. Boris Tadic, president of the Serbian Republic.


March 26, 2009

Participates at the anniversary of the unification of Basarabia with Romania in March 27th,  1918, event organized by the National Institute for the Memory of the Romanian Exile and the Association “Pro Basarabia and Bucovina".

He is invited at the official dinner given on the occasion of the anniversary of HRH Princess Margareta.


March 20, 2009

Holds a speech at the opening of the Extraordinary Congress of the National Liberal Party.


March 19, 2009

At the opening of the 2nd edition of the Documentary Film Festival One World, which took place at the Czech Center in Bucharest, presenting the film “Burma VJ?"


March 16, 2009

Participates at the release of the album “The Romanian Crown at 140 years”.


March 10, 2009  

Participates at the “Uninominal Vote – Was It or It Was Not?” debate, organized by the  Political Communication Specialists Association.




March 9, 2009

Participates at the 4th anniversary of the Financial Week newspaper.


March 5, 2009

Meets dr. Akkan Suver, president of the Marmara Foundation.


February 24, 2009

Giving an interview to Mr. Alexandre Breton, journalist at France Culture.


February 23, 2009

Meets Mr. Adriean Videanu, ministry of Economy, in order to present him the project for gathering the reflection group on financial and economic topics FINEC XXI, initiated by the Romanian Academic Forum and the Romanian Banking Institute.


February 20-21, 2009

Participates in Ohrid (Republic of Macedonia), at the Board meeting of the Balkan Political club and at the International Conference Macedonia on the road to NATO and EU.


February 16, 2009

With the president of the University of Bucharest, prof. dr. Ioan Panzaru, has a meeting with the General Mayor, dr. Sorin Oprescu, in order to set up a collaboration project between the Bucharest General Mayoralty and the University of Bucharest.


February 10, 2009

Participates at the round table Political Agenda 2009 – governance, elections and social expectations, organized by INSOMAR and Realitatea TV.


February 6, 2009

Participates at the Conference Constiution of Romania – a necessary change?, organized by the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Ovidiu Sincai Institute and Dimitrie Cantemir University.


February 5, 2009

Welcoming Mr. Markiyan Kulyk, ambassador of Ukriane in Romania. 

Is invited in the Money talk show, at the Money Chanel television.


February 3, 2009

Paying a last homage to the member of the Romanian Academy, Mr. V.N. Constantinescu.

Participates at the Tuesday Edition, broadcasted on TVR 1.


January 30, 2009

As member of the Jury awarding the European Business Awards, he participates in Rome at the preparatory meeting for choosing the winner of the International Entrepreneur of the Year category.


January 28, 2009

Participates at the special edition dedicated to the Davos Summit, at the Money Channel television.


January 26, 2009

Participates at the meeting of the members of the Gerson Lehrman Group Council, which took place in London.


January 22, 2009

Is invited in the show Latest News, at Antena 3 television.

Participates at the reception organized at the Cotroceni Palace on the occassion of the 150th anniversary from the unification of the Romanian Principalities.


January 20, 2009

Participates at the commemorative session of the Romanian Academy dedicated to  Grigore Vieru poet.

He is invited by Doru Braia in his Special Edition TV show, at N24 television.


January 15, 2009

Attending the ceremony of releasing the volumes no. 15-20 from Mihai Eminescu’s series of Manuscripts, in the Romanian Academy Main Hall.


January 14, 2009

Participates at the round table The Financial Crisis and Romania, organized by the Romanian Banking Institute and the Romanian Academic Forum.


January 8, 2009

Participates at the Special Edition TV show, moderated by Cristina Sincai, at Realitatea TV.


January 7, 2009

Is invited to participate at the Name Day celebration of president Ion Diaconescu.