3 Nov 2022 - 09:00

Auditorium 1

This colloquium takes place within the framework of the commemorations of the bicentennial of the independence of Brazil and aims to promote a debate guided by broader geographical and chronological references, as it seeks to cover the historical relations between the Ibero-American countries in the context of independence until the actuality.




9 am | Opening session
José Amado Silva (Rector of UAL)
Luis Tomé (Director of the Department of International Relations at UAL)
Frédéric Vidal (Director of the Department of History, Arts, Humanities at UAL)
João Paulo Ortega Terra (Minister-Counselor of the Embassy of Brazil in Portugal) *

9:30 am | Conference: “Spanish-Portuguese Relations in the Americas before the independences

Presentation: Roberta Stumpf

José Manuel Santos (University of Salamanca)

10 am | “The independence of Brazil and the Spanish-American territories in comparative perspective”
Moderator: Miguel Figueira Faria (UAL)
João Paulo Garrido Pimenta (University of São Paulo)
Frigdiano Álvaro Durántez (Universidad Europea del Atlántico/FUNIBER)
Roberta Stumpf (UAL)

11:15 am | Debate

11:30 am | “International relations in the context of independence Ibero-Americans”
Moderator: Frédéric Vidal (Director of the Department of History, Arts and Humanities at UAL)
Nuno Canas Mendes (University of Lisbon)
Nuno Monteiro (University of Lisbon)
Nancy Gomes (UAL)

12:45 pm | Debate

1 pm | Lunch break

2:30 pm | The international insertion of Brazil (19th and 20th centuries)
Moderator: Filipe Vasconcelos Romao (UAL)
Raquel Patricio (University of Lisbon)
Carmen Fonseca (New University of Lisbon)
Daniel Cardoso (UAL)

4 pm | Debate

16:15 | coffee break

16:30 | Conference: “Brazil as an international actor in the 21st century”
Presentation: Nancy Gomes

Thiago Gehre Galvão (University of Brasilia)

17h | Closing Session
Ana Paula Laborinho (OEI Director in Portugal)
Francisco Ribeiro Telles (Coordinator in Portugal of the 200th Anniversary Celebrations)
João Gomes Cravinho (Minister of Foreign Affairs of Portugal) *


*to confirm

Department of International Relations