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Vision Europe Summit 2015

17 November 2015 - 6:30pm to 18 November 2015 - 5:00pm

Bertelsmann Representative Office, Berlin


Speakers include:

Dr Aart De Geus, Chairman and CEO, Bertelsmann Stiftung
Thomas Fatome, Director, Sécurité Sociale France
Mari Kiviniemi, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD
Maria João Rodrigues, Member of the European Parliament
Andrea Nahles, Federal Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Germany
Dr Robin Niblett CMG, Director, Chatham House
Nicolas Schmit, Minister for Labour, Employment, Social Economy and Economic Solidarity, Luxembourg
Dr Guntram Wolff, Director, Bruegel, Brussels



Europe represents 5.7 per cent of the world’s population, 22 per cent of its GDP and 50 per cent of its welfare spending. At this conference, participants will explore common solutions to improving the efficiency and sustainability of European welfare systems.

This conference is the first annual Vision Europe Summit, a collaboration of leading think tanks and foundations in Europe.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

On Wednesday 18 November, the conference will be livestreamed. Watch the livestream on the Vision Europe Summit website.