PROGRAMME

1 June 2022

Bluepoint, Bd Auguste Reyers 80, 1030 Brussels

9.00 – 10.30 CET 

Entrance hall 

REGISTRATION

10.30 – 12.00 CET 

Lab sessions

Bluepoint

SPECIAL SESSION: THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK FOR UKRAINE: FROM SURVIVAL TO RECONSTRUCTION
Polina Yarova-01

Polina Yarova, Director of Debt Policy Department, Ministry of Finance of Ukraine

Newton A/B

STRENGTHENING THE EU AS A GLOBAL GOVERNANCE ACTOR: LESSONS FROM THE PANDEMIC AND THE WAR IN UKRAINE
Anthony Teasdale-01
Sieglinde Gstöhl-01
Niklas Helwig-01

Anthony Teasdale, Director General, European Parliamentary Research Service, European Parliament

Sieglinde Gstöhl, Director of Studies – EU International Relations and Diplomacy, College of Europe

Niklas Helwig, Leading Researcher, Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Moderator: Gaby Umbach, Part-time Professor, European University Institute (EUI)

Copernic

DOES EU MIGRATION DIPLOMACY WORK?
Rados Djurovic-01
Meltem Ineli-Ciger-01
Fatma Raach-01
Thomas Spijkerboer-01

Rados Djurovic, Executive Director, Asylum Protection Center, Serbia

Meltem Ineli-Ciger, Assistant Professor, Suleyman Demirel University 

Fatma Raach, President, Tunisian Association for International Law

Thomas Spijkerboer, Professor of Migration Law, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Moderator: Lina Vosyliūtė, Research Fellow, CEPS

Darwin

FUTURE SCENARIOS FOR GLOBAL HEALTH SECURITY GOVERNANCE: HOW TO BREAK THE CYCLE OF ‘PANIC AND NEGLECT'?
Luc Soete-01
George Griffin-01

Luc Soete, Emeritus Professor, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University

George Griffin, Immediate Past President, Federation of European Academies of Medicine (FEAM)

Vesalius

INEQUALITIES IN THE TIME OF COVID
Giorgia Menta-01
Ivailo Kalfin-01
Marcel Smolka-01
Michael Christl-01

Giorgia Menta, Research Associate, LISER 

Ivailo Kalfin, Managing Director, Eurofound

Marcel Smolka, Professor of International Economics, University of Flensburg

Michael Christl, Economic and Policy Analyst, DG ECFIN, European Commission

Moderator: Cinzia Alcidi, Director of Research, CEPS

Huygens

SOCIAL INVESTMENT IN THE EU: POLICY SHIFT OR SMOKE AND MIRRORS?
Sacha Garben-01
Anton Emerijck-01
Santina Bertulessi-01
Francesco Corti-01

Sacha Garben, Professor, College of Europe

Anton Hemerijck, Director of Research, European University Institute (EUI)

Santina Bertulessi, Deputy Head of Cabinet, DG EMPL, European Commission

Francesco Corti, University of Milan and Associate Research Fellow CEPS

Moderator: Katharina Gnath, Senior Project Manager, Bertelsmann Stiftung Foundation

Galilei

VIOLENT EXTREMISM IN ENABLING ENVIRONMENTS: WHY LOCAL RESILIENCE IS MORE ROBUST THAN WE THINK AND HOW WE CAN GO ABOUT SUPPORTING IT
Morten Bøas-01
Edina Bećirević-01

Morten Bøas, Research Professor at NUPI and Principal Investigator of H2020 PREVEX project

Edina Bećirević, Professor at the Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology, and Security Studies at the University of Sarajevo

Moderator: Steven Blockmans, Director of Research, CEPS

12.00 – 13.00 CET 

Lobby

LUNCH

13.00 – 13.15 CET 

Einstein

MESSAGE FROM JOAQUIN ALMUNIA, CHAIRPERSON, CEPS
Almunia-01

Joaquin Almunia, Chairperson, CEPS

13.15 – 14.45 CET 

Einstein

WHAT DO EUROPEANS EXPECT FROM THE EU NOW: WHAT DO RECENT ELECTIONS AND OPINION POLLS TELL US?
Isabell Hoffmann-01
Tara Varma-01

Isabell Hoffmann, Senior Expert, Bertelsmann Stiftung 

Tara Varma, Senior Policy Fellow, ECFR

Olha Stefanishyna, Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine-01

Olha Stefanishyna, Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine

Daniel Gros, Member of the Board and Distinguished Fellow, CEPS

14.45 – 15.15 CET

Lobby

COFFEE BREAK

15.15 – 16.45 CET 

Food for Thought

Newton A/B

EUROPE'S NEXT REFUGEE CRISIS?
Ward Lutin-01
Tineke Strik,-01
Gregor Noll, Professor, University of Gottenburg-01

Ward Lutin, Head of Asylum Knowledge Centre, European Union Agency for Asylum (EUAA)

Tineke Strik, Member of the European Parliament

Gregor Noll, Professor, University of Gottenburg

Moderator: Sergio Carrera, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Justice and Home Affairs unit, CEPS

Edison

THE IMPLICATIONS OF SOARING ENERGY PRICES AND HOW TO ADDRESS THEM
Erkki Maillard-01
Maarten Verwey-01

Erkki Maillard, Senior Vice President European Affairs and Adviser to the CEO, EDF Group

Maarten Verwey, DG ECFIN, European Commission

Moderator: Daniel Gros, Member of the Board and Distinguished Fellow, CEPS

Archimedes

THE GLOBAL GEOPOLITICAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE UKRAINE WAR
Jie Yu,-01
Bhaswati Mukherjee-01
nathalie tocci-01

Jie Yu, Senior Research Fellow on China, Asia-Pacific Programme, Chatham House

Bhaswati Mukherjee, Former Ambassador of India to the Netherlands

Nathalie Tocci, Director, Istituto Affari Internazionali

Moderator: Steven Blockmans, Director of Research, CEPS

16.45 – 18.00 CET 

Einstein

SPOTLIGHT SESSION: PEACE AND PROSPERITY FOR ALL OF EUROPE – AN IMPOSSIBLE DREAM?
Štěpán Černý-01

Štěpán Černý, Director-General for European Affairs at the Government Office, Czech Republic

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