Plenary session

The Future of Europe. Presidents and Prime Ministers Debate

• What will be Europe’s role in the world in a few decades?
• What might be the fate of the European Union?
• Is “one-speed” Europe still achievable?
• Terrorism, migration, economic stagnation, political divisions – how to cope with the challenges most feared by Europeans?
• Where to find answers to radicalism and populism?


Introductory speech:
Jerzy Buzek, former Prime Minister of Poland


Carl Bildt, former Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden
Dacian Cioloș, former Prime Minister of Romania and former Commissioner for Agriculture, Romania
Atifete Jahjaga, former President of Kosovo
Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former President of Poland
Yves Leterme, former Prime Minister of Belgium
Iveta Radičová, former Prime Minister of Slovakia

Tomasz Lis, Editor in Chief, Newsweek Polska, Poland

New Ideas Pavilion
Friday, 29.09, 10:00-11:30