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EU budget for the future – the road ahead

Join us for a discussion on how EU finances can help to address current and future priorities of the European Union.

Join us for the fourth edition of the high-level conference on the European budget. The aim of this series of events is to discuss with the stakeholders – EU institutions, governments, academics and civil society – how the EU budget should be shaped to maximise EU added value.

  • budget policy | EU investment
  • -
  • Brussels, Belgium

Programme

  1. 12 Oct 2018,
    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM CEST

    Registration

  2. 09:45 AM - 10:00 AM CEST

    Opening
    Günther H. OettingerCommissioner for Budget and Human Resources

  3. 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM CEST

    Panel IThe priorities for the new EU budget
    Keynote speech by Helle Thorning-SchmidtCEO, Save the Children, former Prime Minister of Denmark

  4. 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM CEST

    Coffee break

  5. 11:40 AM - 01:00 PM CEST

    Panel IIA modern approach to traditional EU policies
    Keynote speech by Jyrki KatainenVice President of the European Commission for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness

  6. 01:00 PM - 02:45 PM CEST

    Lunch break
    Option to attend parallel sessions

  7. 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM CEST

    Parallel session IDigital revolution – not only about technology but also about people

  8. 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM CEST

    Parallel session IITurning ideas into products – bridging the gap between research and industry

  9. 02:45 PM - 03:00 PM CEST

    A fresh perspective on the future of Europe
    Eva MaydellPresident of European Movement International, MEP

  10. 03:00 PM - 04:20 PM CEST

    Panel IIIPolitical discussion on the future of the EU budget
    Keynote speech by Günther H. OettingerCommissioner for Budget and Human Resources

  11. 04:50 PM - 05:00 PM CEST

    Closing remarks
    Gert Jan KoopmanDirector-General, DG Budget, European Commission

Speakers

Practical information

When
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Where
Charlemagne Building, Gasperi Hall
Charlemagne Building, Gasperi Hall, Rue de la Loi 170, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
Organisers
Directorate-General for Budget
Website
DG BUDG website

Description

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