What: The new EU budget, the Green Deal and future challenges
When: Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 February
Where: Room ASP 1E3, European Parliament
How will the new Multiannual Financial Framework (MMF) work in the context of the Green Deal? How to deal with security challenges and the ambitions of a geopolitical European Commission put forward by the commission president Ursula von der Leyen?
Moderators: Otmar Lahodynsky (Profil, AT), Alexandra Brzozowski (Euractiv), Alexandros Koronakis (New Europe)…
Tuesday February 18
Welcome by Ep Press Service (Raffaela De Marte) & AEJ President Otmar Lahodynsky
14.15-16.30 First panel :
Jorge Nunez Ferrer, PhD CEPS and Michael Wimmer, Head of Unit MFF in the EC
MEP Rasmus Andresen (Greens/EFA), who is member of the Budget Committee, and Monica Hohlmeier (EPP)(tbc).
Dr Sven Biscop, Egmont Institute.
16.30-18.00 Second panel:
MEP’s Polish MEP Zdzislas Krasnodebski ( ECR, ITRE) (tbc), Austrian Angelika Winzig (PPE, Budget) (tbc) and Clotilde Armand (Renew, Budget) and Eva Kaili (S&D) (tbc)
Holland House, Place du Luxembourg (Rue d’Arlon 20, 1050 Bruxelles) with special guest(s)speakers (tbc)
Wednesday February 19
MEP Johan van Overtveld, Pres BUDG, on MFF
Debate with experts / Intervention of MEP Othmar Karas (EPP) (tbc)
Coffee break 11.00
MEP Margarida Marques (S&D)
MEP Valerie Hayer (Renew ), Anna Fotyga (ECR)(tbc) and Filip DeMan (ID) (tbc)
Sandwich lunch 12.30
13.00-13.50 European commissioner Johannes Hahn responsible for budget
13.50-14.00 Conclusion by AEJ president Otmar Lahodynsky and end of the seminar