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The European Commission Representation in Ireland organises a large range of events here at the Representation and in partnership with other organisations. See below for details of ongoing or upcoming events. For details of recent events, follow this link.

Friday 8 May: Europe Day celebrations, EU House

Members of the Discovery Gospel ChoirThe European Commission Representation in Ireland and the European Parliament Information Office will be celebrating Europe Day at European Union House at lunchtime on Friday 8 May 2015 with the usual “Taste of Europe” event, which includes food tasting from the EU countries, in cooperation with the embassies of the EU Member States in Ireland. Participating embassies will each provide samples of their national foods.

The celebrations, which will have a focus on the 2015 European Year for Development, will also feature:

  • East African Traditional Dancers
  • Niwel Tsumbu – modern African beat
  • The Discovery Gospel Choir including solo performances from choir members

RTE Radio 1 DJ Shay Byrne will act as MC.

This free event at European Union House, 18 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, will be open to the public starting from 12.30 p.m.

Event hashtag:#Europeday

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Thursday 21 May: European Citizens' Dialogue, Investing in Europe’s Future - Digital Opportunities for Ireland, Dublin

Vice President Jyrki Katainen attending a similar event in Greece on 24 April 2015On Thursday 21 May, a special European Citizens' Dialogue will take place in Dublin on the theme "Investing in Europe’s Future - Digital Opportunities for Ireland". It will take place in the National Convention Centre, Spencer Dock, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1 with refreshments starting from 3 p.m. 

The keynote address will be given by Jyrki Katainen, European Commission Vice-President in charge of Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness.

Other speakers include:

  • Lord David Puttnam, Ireland's Digital Champion, and
  • Paddy Cosgrave, Dublin Web Summit Co-founder.

This free event will be moderated by broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan.

Due to the high level of demand anticipated, please email rsvp@europeanmovement.ie with details of your name, organisation and contact details in order to register your attendance, by 5pm, on 15 May.

Event hashtag: #EUdialogues

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Last update: 30/04/2015  |Top