UM to Host European Union Ambassador to US Sept. 28

September 14, 2017

MISSOULA – The University of Montana will host David O’Sullivan, European Union ambassador to the United States, for “A Conversation with Ambassador David O’Sullivan” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Montana Theatre, located in UM’s Performing Arts and Radio/TV Center.  

O’Sullivan, who has served as ambassador since 2014, has a long and distinguished career as a negotiator and diplomat. He is a foremost international expert on both modern European politics and U.S.-European relations. At a critical juncture in world history, a conversation with O’Sullivan promises to provide keen insights into the state of the world today.

Missoula resident Michael Punke, vice president of public policy for Amazon.com and author of “The Revenant,” will facilitate the conversation and Q&A session with O’Sullivan. Punke, who served as the U.S. ambassador to the World Trade Organization for several years, is a fellow diplomat and colleague of O’Sullivan’s.

For more information call the UM Office of the President at 406-243-2311.

Contact: UM Office of the President, 406-243-2311, .