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Date: September 7, 2015, 3:15 pm Topic: Global Economics & Governance


AM_Logo_small2Bruegel’s Annual Meetings offer a mixture of public sessions and restricted workshops, where Bruegel’s scholars, members and stakeholders can discuss the policy challenges facing the European economy. In 2015 these events are also part of Bruegel’s 10th anniversary celebrations, for which we are organising a series of events in the capitals of our member states. These debates, talks and conferences will bring crucial European topics to audiences across the continent.

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Schedule

Sep 07, 2015

15.15-15.20

Introduction by chair

Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow, Bruegel

15.20-15.40

Keynote

Javier Solana, President, ESADE Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics

15.40-16.15

Panel discussion

Muhamad Chatib Basri, Former Finance Minister of Indonesia

Kemal Dervis, Vice-President and Director of Global Economy and Development, Brookings

André Sapir, Senior Fellow

16.15-17.00

Discussion with the audience

17.00

End

Speakers

Muhamad Chatib Basri

Former Finance Minister of Indonesia

Kemal Dervis

Vice-President and Director of Global Economy and Development, Brookings

Alicia García-Herrero

Senior Fellow, Bruegel

André Sapir

Senior Fellow

Javier Solana

President, ESADE Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics

Location & Contact

Les Brigittines, Petite rue des Brigittines

Matilda Sevón

[email protected] +32 2 227 4212

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