Green economy  |  Events  |  20.10.2011

Social economy as a response to the eco-socio-economic crisis in Europe

A public hearing hosted by MEP Michail Tremopoulos will focus on the challenges presented by the eco-socio-economic crisis in Europe. 

EVENT: Public Hearing

DATE: 20 OCTOBER 2011, 14.00 - 17.00

PLACE: Building Altiero Spinelli (ASP), room A5E2, European Parliament, Brussels

LANGUAGE: English, French, Greek

Programme and Speakers:

14.00 - 14.05: Welcome Speech by Michail Tremopoulos - MEP Greens 

14.05 - 14.20: Sven Giegold - MEP Greens 

14.20 - 14.35: Apostolos Ioakimidis - Principal Administrator, European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry,

14.35 - 14.45: Questions and Answers

14.45 - 15.00: Karine Pflüger - Social Economy Europe Secretariat

15.00 - 15.15: Eleni Spanopoulou - Vice-President International Association of Mutual Benefit Societies 

15.15 - 15.30: Klaus Niederländer - Director of Cooperatives Europe 

15.30 - 15.45: Patrick de Boucquois - President of European Council of Associations of General Interest 

15.45 - 16.00: Erdmuthe Klaer - Deputy Secretary General European Network of Cities and Regions for the Social Economy 

16.00 - 16.15: Arnaud Pinxteren - Brussels Region MP, Ecolo

16.15 - 16.30: Marc Willem - Director of Komosie and Julien Fortin - Ressourcerie

16.30 - 16.45: Dr. George Tsobanoglou - Associate Professor University of the Aegean

16.45 - 17.00: Questions and Answers and Concluding Remarks 

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