Merger Policy Update with Kris Dekeyser, Director "Policy and Strategy" DG COMP | European Commission

Please note that this is an EU Committee briefing. You will have 20 minutes networking time at the beginning of the event. We are pleased to host Kris Dekeyser, Director "Policy and Strategy" DG COMP | European Commission, who will give us an update on the merger policy from the Commission, covering not just the substantive developments but also the changes to merger procedures.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

10 years on – Lessons from the Banking Union for future financial regulation with Gunnar Hökmark, MEP

Gunnar Hökmark, a leading figure in the ECON Committee, will share his experience and insights as well as his reflections on the past years of prudential regulation in the EU from a policymakers’perspective. Navigating the interplay of global rules, Brussels politics, intergovernmental as well as inter-institutional politics in trilogues has been and still is a major challenge for everybody involved.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

TEDx-style seminar: Boost your public speaking skills!

Everybody can be good at public speaking but most don’t know where to start. What is it that makes the TEDx talks so effective? Come and find out how you too can be a great speaker. TEDx organiser, curator and speaking coach, Dirk Daenen will give you the overview and guidance to improving your own public speaking skills. 

Jobs Lost, Jobs Gained: workforce transitions in an age of automation’ McKinsey Global Institute report 2017

Expert SpeakersJacques Bughin, Director of McKinsey Global Institute and co-author of the title report;Jaana Kajanmaa, Senior Director, Customer Experience, CISCO;Dr John W. Mitchell, President and CEO, IPC Association;Angela (Lei) Dong, Senior Vice President Human Resources, R&I, Solvay;Melanie Warnes, CEO and Principal of The British School of Brussels;More information on the event to be released soon.

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