February 28 14:00

Re-energising Europe? Conference with: Van Rompuy, Szymański, Trzaskowski, Bajnai

Mercure Grand Hotel, ul. Krucza 28, 00-522 Warszawa

After years of crises, the European Union is facing the challenge of rebuilding the confidence of Europeans and eliminating disputes between Member States. How to achieve that?
We invite you to the discussion combined with the presentation of the report "Re-energizing Europe: A package deal for the EU27", a package of proposals for reviving the EU, the result of several months of work by ten analytical institutes from all over Europe.

14:00 Opening of the debate and welcoming remarks

Agnieszka Łada, Director of the European Programme, Institute of Public Affairs
14: 10 Interview  on the report “Re-energising Europe: A package deal for the EU27”with:
Janis Emmanouilidis, Director of Studies, European Policy Centre
Jacek Kucharczyk, President of the Executive Board,  Institute of Public Affairs
Moderation: Karolina Zbytniewska, ‎Editor-in-Chief,
14:40 Speech, Q&A
Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council 2009-2014, President of the European Policy Centre
Moderation: Agnieszka Łada, Director of the European Programme, Institute of Public Affairs
15:30 Debate:
Gordon Bajnai, Prime Minister of Hungary 2009-2010
Konrad Szymański, Secretary of State, Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Rafał Trzaskowski, Member of Parliament, Civic Platform
Moderation: Karolina Lewicka, Journalist TOK FM


The organizers provide Polish-English translation
During the debate hard copies of the report  will be available
More information:
The conference is organized under the pan-European project “New Pact for Europe” that aims to promote a European-wide debate on reform proposals addressing three fundamental questions which need to be answered to develop an effective response to the multi-dimensional crisis Europeans are facing. More information: /// @PactforEurope  ///  #ReenergiseEU27

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