Brussels, 4-5 May 2014 - Citizens facing the EU: what messages?
Notre Europe - Jacques Delors Institute, in the context of its project "Horizon EU", gathers more than 50 citizens from 18 EU countries in Brussels in order to debate together and with EU institutions representatives about their opinion on the EU and their issues, and also about all the possible means of access to the EU, and which one should be favoured to allow the Europeans to participate more effectively.
Introduction and moderation by Yves BERTONCINI, Director of Notre Europe –Jacques Delors Institute and Daniel DEBOMY, Founder and Director of the Institut de Recherches sur les opinions publiques (OPTEM)
10.30>12.00 – 1st discussion Citizens/EU
• Vasco CAL, Member of the Bureau of Policy Advisors, European Commission
• Ian BARBER, Head of the unit Strategy, Corporate Communication Actions and Eurobarometer in the Direction General Communication, European Commission
13.30>15.00 – 2nd discussion Citizens/EU
• Isabelle DURANT, Vice-President of the European Parliament
• Luc VAN DEN BRANDE, Member and former President of the Committee of the Regions