Discussing the Future of Europe with Young Politicians

On Tuesday October 12, EU40 – The Network of Young MEPs and the European Committee of the Regions – Young Elected Politicians Programme (YEP) came together once again during the highly anticipated #EURegionsWeek to have a conversation between  young leaders on the future of Europe. The speakers were MEPs Lena Düpont (Germany, EPP) & Alin Mituța (Romania, RE), …

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  • Building Resilient Healthcare Systems based on the lessons learnt from COVID-19

    On 16 November 2021, EU40 hosted an online debate with European policymakers and top health experts on the lessons learned from COVID-19 and what Europe must do from a policy, regulatory, patient and industry perspective to address the ongoing pandemic threat – while also preparing for potential crises in future. The …

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  • Figuring out the way forward with the Transatlantic Trade Council

    On 19 October 2021, EU40, under the auspices of the 2021 Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the EU, organised a high-level discussion entitled: “Transatlantic Digital Relationships: What is the way forward?”. This organised was on the occasion of the recent formation of the US-EU Transatlantic Trade Council (TTC), inaugurated by leaders from …

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  • Rural Connectivity: Discussing the Future for Remote Areas

    On 13 October 2021, a high-level discussion took place online on the subject of the long term vision for remote areas. Organised by EU40, the European Parliament’s RUMRA & Smart Villages Intergroup, and REInA (Rural European Innovation Area), powered by StartUp Olè. This is part 2 (of 2) of the “Building the …

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  • EU40 Summer BBQ 2021 – The Post Lockdown Edition

    EU40 hosted another successful (end-of!) summer BBQ across from the European Parliament. This edition was particularly special and welcomed by all, as the tradition had unfortunately been interrupted in 2020 due to the worldwide pandemic. There was an understandable need for a party, – it seemed as if there was …

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  • #EHP7 is looking for participants: Applications close Oct. 18!

    EU40 is happy to support and announce the launch of the seventh edition of the European Health Parliament (EHP7)! The EHP is a movement connecting and empowering the next generation of European health leaders to rethink EU health policies. EU40 is a founding partner, along with Johnson & Johnson, European Patients’ …

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  • Discussing the ‘Silent Epidemic’ of Alzheimer’s Disease

    On 23 September,  EU40, the Financial Times, and Biogen held a virtual webinar on the prevalent issues surrounding Alzheimer’s Disease still in 2021. The speakers considered the fundamental changes needed to increase awareness of Alzheimer’s disease, improve diagnosis rates and enhance options for care. Karolinska Institutet’s Miia Kivipelto said that “Alzheimer’s is a global challenge. …

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  • EU40 supports the #JMP2021: Applications open September 9!

    EU40 is happy to support the fourth edition of the #JeanMonnetPrize!  The Jean Monnet Prize for European Integration honours Jean Monnet’s life and dedication to European integration by rewarding projects that support his ideal in a concrete and apolitical manner for European citizens. The winning project receives a €1,500 grant. Where other prizes may …

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  • #EU40AMA with Huawei Europe CEO & Senior VP, Tony Jin Yong

    On July 13th 2021, the EU40 network MEPs were invited to virtually meet with Mr. Tony Jin, Senior Vice President and CEO for Huawei Europe over Zoom, in an “Ask Me Anything” format. The #EU40AMA session lasted an hour in which MEPs had a frank discussion on 5G & 6G; EU digital sovereignty; green technology; cyber …

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