The 2017 Europe’s Strategic Choices Conference will take place on Thursday 7 and Friday 8 December at the Ritz Carlton, Berlin.

Europes Strategic Choices 2016: Agenda

The 2017 Europe’s Strategic Choices conference will explore the major challenges facing Europe today, from the rise of artificial intelligence and attacks on free trade, to the future of the European Union. It will examine how European countries can best respond, individually and collectively, to these challenges.

 

THURSDAY 7 DECEMBER 2017 | RITZ CARLTON, BERLIN

0830-0900Registration and Refreshments
0900-0915WELCOME
0915-0930OPENING REMARKS
0930-1045PLENARY SESSION ONE | UNCERTAIN UNION: THE FUTURE OF EUROPE
1045-1115Refreshments
1115-1245BREAK-OUT SESSIONS - GROUP ONE
Rocky Road Ahead? Brexit and the Future of the UK-EU27 Relationship
The Data Dividend: Balancing Promise and Privacy
Europe and a Resurgent Russia
1245-1345Lunch
1345-1445KEYNOTE CONVERSATION |EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AI IN EUROPE​
1445-1515Refreshments
1515-1645BREAK-OUT SESSIONS - GROUP TWO
The Old Becomes New: Re-Industrializing Europe
The Future of Free Trade: Multilateral, Bilateral, Regional, Protectionist?
Old Threats, New Challenges: Changing Security Perceptions in Northern Europe
1645-1700Short Break
1700-1815PLENARY SESSION TWO | STABILIZING THE NEIGHBOURHOOD: NORTH AND SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
1815-1915Reception
1915-2130CONFERENCE DINNER AND KEYNOTE CONVERSATION

FRIDAY 8 DECEMBER 2017 | RITZ CARLTON, BERLIN

0900-0930

0930-1045

1045-1115

1115-1230

Registration and Refreshments

PLENARY SESSION FOUR | ONE YEAR IN: TAKING STOCK OF THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP​

Refreshments

BREAK-OUT SESSIONS - GROUP THREE
Bitter Medicine? Migration: Need vs Want in an Ageing Europe
NATO and the 2% Goal: Keep Calm and Spend Wisely
Beyond Carbon: Europe’s Energy Outlook Beyond 2020

1230-1330Lunch
1330-1445KEYNOTE CONVERSATION
1445-1500CLOSING REMARKS
1500END OF CONFERENCE

Related documents

Europe's Strategic Choices 2017 - THEMATIC AGENDA.pdf
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