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Towards a European industrial renaissance?

An open-minded debate on the future of industry in Europe, hearing the perspective of European business leaders.

Date: February 12, 2021, 9:30 am Topic: Digital economy and innovation

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Bruegel · Towards a European industrial renaissance?

Policy makers intensely debate the contours of the EU’s industrial policy and how it could be “updated’. How to take account of mega trends of digitalisation and climate change? How to deal with competition from new actors and countries? How to deal with declining demographics and their implications for innovation? What are the geopolitical implications of industrial policy?

At this event, we held an open-minded debate on the future of industry in Europe, hearing the perspective of European business leaders. Our Director, Guntram Wolff, moderated an exchange between European business leaders of Accenture, ENGIE and Vodafone.

Schedule

Feb 12, 2021

9:30-10:30

Panel discussion

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director

Vinod Kumar, Chief Executive Officer, Vodafone Business

Jean-Marc Ollagnier, Chief Executive Officer, Accenture in Europe

Claire Waysand, Executive Vice President, in charge of Corporate Secretariat, Strategy, Research & Innovation and Communication, ENGIE

10:30-11:00

Q&A

Speakers

Vinod Kumar

Chief Executive Officer, Vodafone Business

Jean-Marc Ollagnier

Chief Executive Officer, Accenture in Europe

Claire Waysand

Executive Vice President, in charge of Corporate Secretariat, Strategy, Research & Innovation and Communication, ENGIE

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

Location & Contact

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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