40 years Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Brussels

Speech of Kris Peeters

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Brussels the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economic Affairs and Employment Kris Peeters delivered a speech in which he advocated the protection of European values, such as solidarity and openness. Attached you can find the full speech. more…

Event Reports | September 25, 2018

AI & Liability

Which Regulatory Challenges Do We Face?

What is the current status of European legislation in the field of Artificial intelligence (AI) and Liability? On June 20 the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organize a Workshop on this question. more…

Event Reports | July 16, 2018

German Coalition Agreement

Abstracts in English and French

“A new departure for Europe. A new dynamic for Germany. A new cohesion for our country” – under this title the ruling parties in Germany agreed on the new coalition agreement, which serves as a basis for the governmental work. Due to numerous requests from the international sphere regarding the foreign policy focus of the new government, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hereby wants to present abstracts of the coalition agreement in an English and a French translation. more…

June 12, 2018

EU Budget Post-2020

First Reactions to the Commission's Proposals

The Commission’s proposal on the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027 has been impatiently awaited for by the Member States and the European Parliament. more…

Dr. Hardy Ostry, Mathias Koch | Event Reports | June 7, 2018

The Future is Now

A Changing Banking Sector

"We have to stop thinking in products and categories that we already know and that we are familiar with. We have to start thinking of new services that are closer to the customers’ daily needs”, stated Ulrich Coenen (Managing Director of Small and Business Clients, Commerzbank) during the opening event of the Finance Forum 2018. more…

Dr. Hardy Ostry | Event Reports | May 7, 2018