"The Challenge of an Effective EU Communication Strategy:

How to Reconcile European Citizens with their Union?"

Workshop in cooperation with IFOK


Workshop report please see: Link: Publications


1 p.m.Welcome

1.30 p.m.Introduction

Dr Peter R. Weilemann, Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

1.45 p.m.‘Plan D’ - the ‘Action Plan to improve communicating Europe’ and the Communication Strategy of the EU.

Input statements: achievements and shortcomings


Natasha Walker and Friedrich Barth, IFOK

View of the European Parliament

Doris Pack, MEP

Juana Lahousse, Director Communications Directorate, EP

View of the Commission

Lena Ag, Cabinet of Vice-President Wallström

View of a Communication Expert

Willy de Backer, Editor in chief of Euractiv

Open Discussion

3.15 p.m.Coffee Break

3.30 p.m.Input statements: Idea Fair

Dialogue with Citizens in Europe

Gerrit Rauws, Director of the King-Baudouin-Foundation

Dialogue with Citizens in Germany

Dr Hans-Peter Meister, CEO of IFOK

Discussion and Brainstorming: “A Europe of Successful Communicators”

4.45 p.m.Wrap-up

Dr Peter R. Weilemann, Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

5.00 p.m. End of Workshop

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Dr. Peter R. Weilemann †

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