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EPP Group Hearing on the Perspectives for the Single Market 2014-2019

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04.02.2015 - 15:00
- 04.02.2015 - 18:30
Last Updated: 05.02.2015 - 11:54
Room JAN 6Q2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Wednesday
15:00
Welcome and Introduction
Speakers
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament (EP)
15:05
Keynote Speech
Speakers
Günther H OETTINGER, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society
15:20
Keynote Speech
Speakers
Elżbieta BIEŃKOWSKA, European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
15:35
Panel I: Growth Potential of the Single Market
Speakers
Professor Michael HÜTHER, Director at the Cologne Institute for Economic Research
Professor André SAPIR, Senior Fellow at Bruegel and Professor of Economics at the Université Libre de Bruxelles
Antonio Preto, Commissioner for Infrastructure and Networks, AGCOM
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the EP - Résumé Panel I
17:00
Panel II: The Digital Single Market - Challenges and Opportunities
Speakers
Pascal Perri, Economist
J Scott MARCUS, Consultant on public policy and regulation of internet technology and electronic communications
Bob SCHMITZ, Counsel to the Consumers' Union of Luxembourg
Róża Gräfin von THUN UND HOHENSTEIN, EPP Group Vice-Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the EP - Résumé Panel II
18:10
Conclusions
Speakers
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the EP

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