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Erik BrattbergErik Brattberg

Visiting Fellow

Erik Brattberg is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. He is also a Research Associate at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, Stockholm. His research interests include European foreign and security policy, Nordic-Baltic security and defense issues, NATO and transatlantic relations.

Mr. Brattberg's previous experience includes research positions with SIPRI, European Policy Centre, European Council on Foreign Relations, and Global Public Policy Institute. He has also gained professional experience from the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations, New York and Folke Bernadotte Academy, a Swedish government agency devoted to international conflict and crisis management.

His articles have been published in both peer-review journals and in various media outlets including Huffington Post, Washington Post, Newsweek, European Voice, and Svenska Dagbladet. He has provided expert commentary to major news outlets in Sweden, Norway, Finland, France, UK and US among others.  He also regularly contributes with analyses to Oxford Analytica.

Erik Brattberg holds a Master of Science in Foreign Policy (MSFS) from Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service where he attended as a Fulbright and Marcus Wallenberg scholar. Erik also holds an M.A. and B.A. in Political Science from Uppsala University. He is also an alumnus of several Young Leader programs in Europe and the United States.

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Contact Information:
Phone: 202.663.5885
Cell:  202.578.0300


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Monday, October 22, 2014

Security in the Atlantic Space
CTR Executive Director Daniel Hamilton will be presenting at the scientific symposium “Security in the Atlantic Space” at the second plenary meeting of the ATLANTIC FUTURE project. The event will be webcast from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Morning Session: 7:30 am
Afternoon Session: 1:30 pm

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A Fresh Perspective on Tunisia
Join CTR for a discussion with Independent Presidential Candidate, the Honorable Mondher Zenaidi.
10:00 am to 11:30 am

Johns Hopkins SAIS
Room 500
1717 Massachusetts Ave. NW

To register, click here.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Advancing U.S.-Nordic-Baltic Security Cooperation
An event on regional security in the Nordic-Baltic region and its relationship with the United States, featuring the public launch CTR's latest publication.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Johns Hopkins SAIS
Room 500
1717 Massachusetts Ave. NW

To register, click here.

Friday, October 31, 2014

The Geopolitics of TTIP: Repositioning the Transatlantic Relationship for a Changing World
A discussion on the future of TTIP and its geopolitics featuring CTR Director Daniel Hamilton and a selection of leading experts. Following the event, panelists will take part in the public launch of CTR's lastest publication.  

Johns Hopkins SAIS
Kenney Auditorium
1740 Massachusetts Avenue 

To register, click here.


Thursday, October 30, 2014

An Economist Live Link with CTR Director Dan Hamilton; US Undersecretary of Commerce Stefan Selig; UPS Germany President Frank Sportolari, and Economist Editor Joseph Lake.
Virtual Event
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, ET
To register, click here.