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Turning 20 is a big deal!

The Economic and Monetary Union turns 20 on 1 January 2019! The European Commission celebrated the euro’s extraordinary journey with an event on 3 December 2018 in Brussels.

Find here below on this page the full recordings of the event.


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Agenda

  • 08.45 - 09.30 (Europe/Brussels)

    Registration and coffee

  • 09.30 - 09.45

    ‘TED-talk’ style

    • Beppe Severgnini, Columnist, Corriere della Sera
  • 09.45 - 10.45

    The first 20 years of the Euro: an extraordinary journey

    Talk show with Viktoria Dendrinou (Bloomberg) interviewing :

    • Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President, European Commission
    • Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President, European Central Bank
    • Danièle Nouy, Chair, Supervisory Board, European Central Bank
    • Charles Grant, Director, Centre for European Reform and biographer of Jacques Delors

    Questions from the audience 

  • 10.45 - 11.15

    Coffee break

  • 11.15 - 12.15

    The future of the Euro: an exciting prospect

    Talk show with Sasha Vakulina (Euronews) interviewing :

    • Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner, European Commission
    • Nadia Calviño, Minister of Economy and Enterprise, Spain
    • Eva Maydell, MEP
    • Philipp Kreibohm, Founder and Co-CEO, home24

    Questions from the audience 

  • 12.15 - 13.00

    Buffet lunch and cocktail

Practical information

When
3 December 2018, 8.45 (CET)
Where
Bibliothèque Solvay, Parc Léopold / Solvay Bibliotheek, Leopoldpark
Rue Belliard 137 / Belliarstraat 137
1040 Bruxelles / Brussel
Belgium

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