On 28 February 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, travelled to Dublin and visited the Trinity College where he held a debate with students and called on the young people of Ireland to be fully involved in the growing debate about shaping the future of the EU.
On this occasion, José Manuel Barroso also received the Gold Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Public Discourse.
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||José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, arriving at the Trinity College, in Dublin and signing the guestbook
||José Manuel Barroso shaking hands with some students
||José Manuel Barroso talking to the students (2 shots)
||Cutaway of photographers
||Photo opportunity with José Manuel Barroso (2 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso talking with one of the students
||José Manuel Barroso and EU delegation heading to the Graduates’ Memorial Building (GMB), located just off Front Square, being the home of the College Historical Society (3 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso entering the Chamber, the central room of the GMB
||José Manuel Barroso taking his seat
||Cutaways of the audience while José Manuel Barroso is giving his speech (4 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso being presented with a Gold Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Public Discourse and being applauded by the audience (4 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso meeting the participants (5 shots)
||José Manuel Barroso leaving