The State of Europe

von EU-Ratspräsident Herman Van Rompuy

The “State of Europe” is a regular annual statement on the idea and current state of Europe by its most senior representatives. It is given at a place closely tied up with Europe’s destiny.


11.00 a.m.

Opening musical performance

11.05 a.m.

Welcoming Address

Dr. Hans-Gert Pöttering MEP

President of the European Parliament ret.

Chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

11.15 a.m.

Introductory Address

Pawel Dudzic

Alumnus of the Bellevue Programme of the Robert Bosch Stiftung

11.25 a.m.

The State of Europe

Herman Van Rompuy

President of the European Council

12.10 a.m.

Closing Address

Heidi Beha

Member of FutureLab Europe

Alumna of the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the “JONA” Scholarship training programme of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

12.15 a.m.

Closing musical performance and reception

Participation only with personal invitation.

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