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Together Event - Building the Progressive Future Together.

Join the discussion and send us your thoughts on the progressive future of Europe. We will analyze them all and 7 Ambassadors will be selected for our Together event in Brussels.

Please register here for the day(s) and workshop(s) you would like to attend

 

PROGRAMME

Day 1, Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Venue: The Square “Golden Hall”, Brussels

17:00
OPENING WITH “TOGETHER” VIDEO AND INTRODUCTION BY THE MODERATOR

17:05-17:15
WELCOME SPEECHES

Gianni PITTELLA, President of the S&D Group
Sergei STANISHEV, President of the PES

17:15-18:35
FOOD FOR THOUGHT

“Post-Capitalism” | Paul MASON, Award Winning British Journalist, Broadcaster and Author
“Post-Migration Societies” | Dr. Naika FOROUTAN, Professor of Social Sciences at Humboldt-University Berlin
“Reinventing the Left” | Sir Paul COLLIER, Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Oxford University

Questions & Answers session

18:35-20:00
PANEL DISCUSSION: PROGRESSIVE LEADERS PAVING THE WAY

Paul MAGNETTE, Mayor of Charleroi, Belgium
Pedro SÁNCHEZ, Secretary General of the PSOE, Spain

And more to be announced soon…

Questions & Answers session

20:00
CLOSING

20:15
RECEPTION AND MUSIC

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Day 2, Thursday, 19 October 2017

Venue: The Square, Brussels

10.00 – 10.10
OPENING

Tanja FAJON, Jeppe KOFOD and Péter NIEDERMÜLLER, S&D Vice-Presidents

10.10 – 12.00
PARALLEL WORKSHOPS

1. Defending and strengthening democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights in Europe
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice-President Jo WEIDENHOLZER
2. Looking ahead: Sustainable development and the social dimension
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice Presidents Kathleen VAN BREMPT and Udo BULLMANN
3. Shaping a financial system fit for our common European future
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice President Isabelle THOMAS
4. Asylum and Migration: Solidarity and Real Solutions
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice Presidents Tanja FAJON and Elena VALENCIANO
5. A stronger European Union in a changing world
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice Presidents Jeppe KOFOD and Victor BOŞTINARU
6. Building our future together with Africa
Chaired by: S&D Group President, Gianni PITTELLA
7. Putting social rights at the core of our Union
Chaired by: S&D Group Vice President, Maria João RODRIGUES

12.00 – 12.45
REPORTS FROM WORKSHOPS  AND PRESENTATION OF THE TOGETHER STATEMENTS

12.45 – 13.00
CONCLUSIONS AND ADOPTION OF THE FINAL “TOGETHER” STATEMENT

Gianni PITTELLA, President of the S&D Group



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MEPs Involved

BULLMANN Udo
President
S&D Group president
Germania
BOŞTINARU Victor
Vice-president
Foreign Policy
Romania
FAJON Tanja
Head of delegation
Vice-president
Communication and Civil Liberties
Slovenia
KOFOD Jeppe
Head of delegation
Vice-president
Globalisation
Danimarca
RODRIGUES Maria João
Vice-president
Parliamentary Secretary
Portogallo
VALENCIANO MARTÍNEZ-OROZCO Elena
Vice-president
Foreign policy, Development and Trade
Spagna
VAN BREMPT Kathleen
Vice-president
Sustainable Development
Belgio
WEIDENHOLZER Josef
Vice-president
Civil Liberties, Constitutional and Legal Affairs
Austria
NIEDERMÜLLER Péter
Treasurer
Treasurer
Ungheria
STANISHEV Sergei
Head of delegation
Member
Bulgaria
THOMAS Isabelle
Member
Francia

S&D Press contact

TUTTLIES Utta
Group's spokesperson, Head of Press Department
Germania

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