EIN: European Ideas Network convenes in Bucharest to discuss priorities arising from the economic crisis and the Black Sea Region
The EPP Group will launch the 10th annual Summer University of its think-tank, the European Ideas Network (EIN) in Bucharest, Romania, on 22-24 September 2011. The central themes of discussion will be the Black Sea Region and the priorities arising from the economic crisis indicating the possible path towards economic union.
EIN Summer Universities provide a private forum for intense debate among stakeholders in European policy-making. The meeting in Bucharest will focus on the challenges Europe is facing and will try to update European policies in order to better correspond to the present day economic and societal realities. A series of panels will debate issues such as a competitive free single market for a cohesive continent within the multi-financial framework EU 2020, financial market regulation, demography and inclusion, innovation and creativity in European society, a renewed role of the Transatlantic Community, defense of Christian democratic values and the path towards the EU of countries of the Balkans.