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EPP Group Study Days in Turku

27.06.2012 - 09:30
- 29.06.2012 - 12:00
Last Updated: 08.02.2013 - 12:24
Turku, Finland
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Wednesday
09:30
Welcome speeches
Speakers
Joseph DAUL, MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament (EP)
Eija-Riitta KORHOLA, MEP, Head of the Finnish Delegation of the EPP Group in the EP
Aleksi RANDELL, Mayor of Turku
10:00
INTERVENTION
Speakers
Alexander STUBB, Finnish Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade
Discussion
11:00
PART I: NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY, EU-RUSSIA COOPERATION

Enhancing cooperation, maintaining stability in the EU's Eastern neighbourhood, securing Russian energy supplies

chaired by

Speakers
Gunnar HÖKMARK, MEP, Vice-Chairman of the EPP Group in the EP responsible for Neighbourhood Policy and Euronest
Interventions
Speakers
Alexander STUBB, Finnish Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade
Carl BILDT, Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs
Svante E CORNELL, Director of the Institute for Security and Development Policy
Discussion
Conclusions
Speakers
Elmar BROK, MEP, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the EP
14:00
PART II: THE EU BALTIC STRATEGY

An integrated framework to address the challenges of growth, territorial and social convergences - lessons to be learned

chaired by

Speakers
Marian-Jean MARINESCU, MEP, Vice-Chairman of the EPP Group in the EP responsible for the Budget and Structural Policies Working Group
Enabling sustainable environment
Speakers
Jari KOSKINEN, Finnish Minister of Agriculture and Forestry
Eija-Riitta KORHOLA, MEP, Head of the Finnish Delegation of the EPP Group in the EP
Discussion
15:00
INTERVENTION
Speakers
Jyrki KATAINEN, Prime Minister of Finland and Chairman of the Kansallinen Kokoomus r.p.,Kok, National Coalition Party
Discussion
15:30
PART II: THE EU BALTIC STRATEGY (cont'd)
Enhancing the region's prosperity
Removing barriers to economic activity and fostering innovation
Speakers
Anita FÜRSTENBERG-LUCIUS, Director, Directorate for Operations in the European Union and Candidate Countries, European Investment Bank (EIB)
Piia-Noora KAUPPI, Managing Director of the Federation of Finnish Financial Services, Vice-President of the European Banking Industry Committee, former Head of the Finnish Delegation of the EPP Group in the EP
Discussion
Increasing accessibility and attractiveness
Transport and energy
Speakers
Hans SKOV CHRISTENSEN, Chairman, Baltic Development Forum
Kari LIUHTO, Director of the Pan European Institute, University of Turku, Director of Centrum Balticum
Petri SARVAMAA, MEP, Member of the Transport and Tourism Committee of the EP
Discussion
Ensuring safety and security in the region
Cross-border crime and accidental or deliberate marine pollution
Speakers
Päivi RÄSÄNEN, Finnish Ministry of the Interior
Tunne KELAM, MEP, EPP Group Vice-Coordinator in the Security and Defence Subcommittee of the EP
Richard SEEBER, MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee of the EP
Discussion
Conclusions
Speakers
Danuta Maria HÜBNER, MEP, Chairwoman of the Regional Development Committee of the EP

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