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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  • EU40 High-Level Lunch and Tech Exhibition

    On 30 March 2022, EU40 in partnership with Vodafone Group, hosted a highly informative lunch and new digital technologies exhibition, in which the EU’s Digital Decade 2030 targets and the status of the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) were the main topics of discussion. Representatives from the European Commission, European …

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  • Extraterritorial sanctions? The European Response on trade and investments.

    On 23 March 2022, EU40 hosted an important and highly informative in-person event on the European Union’s approach to confronting extraterritorial sanctions. The subject topic was of particular relevance given recent US measures against Iran, Cuba, and Russia, and on foot of the European Parliament’s 2020 study entitled, ‘Extraterritorial sanctions …

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  • The future of cancer care: how can Europe lead the way?

    On 12 March 2022, EU40 partnered with the Swedish Pavilion to host an important and highly informative event on the European Union’s approach to confronting the societal burden of cancer. An expert panel representing political, academic and industry spheres addressed a number of key priority areas. Nadine Hani of Al …

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  • Data sharing and the digital markets act

    On 18 February 2022, EU40 brought together policymakers and think tank experts on the topic of the recent Digital Markets Act (DMA), to debate whether it is doing enough for “Gatekeepers” and consumers. Moderating the session was Melanie Garson, policy lead within the Internet Policy Unit at the Tony Blair Institute …

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  • Europe’s role in Rare Disease Innovation

    On 15 February 2022, EU40, Biogen, and EURORDIS co-hosted a virtual Euronews Debate with experts from the healthcare and innovation sectors, on the topic of Europe’s role in being at the forefront in rare disease innovation. Speakers included European institution officials, national policymakers, patient advocate groups, and pharmaceutical industry leaders, as well as interventions from …

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  • The impacts of authentic visibility & diversity in media

    On 10 February 2022, EU40 & ViacomCBS co-hosted a virtual discussion with panelists from European institutions and the audiovisual entertainment industry, on the importance of authentic and diverse representation in media. How do global audiences feel about how people like themselves are depicted in TV shows & movies – and why does …

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  • EU40’s Annual Activity Report – 2021 Edition

    Don’t miss our 2021 annual activity report! In it, you will a summary of our 2021 projects, as well as the MEPs and partners we worked with.  This report will give you a look into the inner workings of EU40 and our commitment to our MEPs’ agendas and work for …

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  • Discussing new trends and the future of the Payments landscape in Europe

    On 1 December 2021, EU40 hosted a virtual discussion with experts from European governments, civil society and interested organisations, where the speakers took the chance to look at what consumers want, what the industry requires and how policy is influencing it all. How do we pay today? And how will we pay …

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