'The UK may leave the EU but it can never 'leave' Europe. We should not conflate the EU with Europe.'
Delivered during Schot's honorary degree acceptance speech, this crucial and timely message shows how European integration extends further than EU membership. Schot urged that we now nurture and empower the multiple, overlapping 'Europes' that exist. Schot accepted the accolade from the NOVA University of Lisbon for research in the History of Technology which led to the 'Making Europe' book series and 'Tensions of Europe' network. In an impassioned speech, Schot dedicated the award to his European colleagues and his partner, Jeannette Doff. Read the full news story and speech.