Official opening ceremony of the Danish EU Presidency: atmosphere, arrivals and group photo

Type: Report   Reference: I-071991   Duration: 10:04:15  Lieu:
End production: 11/01/2012   First transmission: 11/01/2012
The Members of the European Commission attended the opening ceremony of the Danish EU Presidency on 11 January 2012 in Copenhagen. They were welcomed by Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Danish Prime Minister, and met with the Members of the Danish Government. European Commissioners and Danish Ministers posed for a group photo.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Danish Prime Minister, talking to the press (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:00:15 Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, welcomed by Helle Thorning-Schmidt - handshake (6 shots) 00:00:37
10:00:52 José Manuel Barroso talking with Helle Thorning-Schmidt (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:01:07 Cutaway of photographers 00:00:05
10:01:13 Arrival of Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC - handshake with Helle Thorning-Schmidt and José Manuel Barroso 00:00:12
10:01:25 José Manuel Barroso talking with Helle Thorning-Schmidt (3 shots) 00:00:17
10:01:42 Arrival of the Members of the European Commission, welcomed by Helle Thorning-Schmidt: Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the EC in charge of the Digital Agenda, Cecilia Malmström, Member of the EC in charge of Home Affairs, Kristalina Georgieva, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response 00:00:09
10:01:51 Karel De Gucht, Member of the EC in charge of Trade, Maria Damanaki, Member of the EC in charge of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy 00:00:05
10:01:57 Michel Barnier, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market and Services, Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Inter-Institutional Relations and Administration 00:00:14
10:02:12 Connie Hedegaard, Member of the EC in charge of Climate Action 00:00:05
10:02:17 The Members of the European Commission meeting with the Members of the Danish Government - handshakes (3 shots) 00:00:15
10:02:33 Round table: José Manuel Barroso and Helle Thorning-Schmidt (2 shots) 00:00:17
10:02:51 Joaquín Almunia, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Competition, and Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport 00:00:05
10:02:56 Janez Potočnik, Member of the EC in charge of Environment, Michel Barnier and Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth 00:00:05
10:03:01 General view with Maria Damanaki and Kristalina Georgieva 00:00:05
10:03:06 General view of the meeting room and round table 00:00:09
10:03:15 European Commissioners and Danish Ministers on their way to the group photo (3 shots) 00:00:29
10:03:44 Group photo (5 shots) 00:00:30
10:04:15 José Manuel Barroso and Helle Thorning-Schmidt talking to the press (4 shots) 00:00:21
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