DAY 1 / International Conference Multiple Challenges for Transatlantic Partnerships

10:00 - 10:10 Welcome Speech
Jan Macháček Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Institute for Politics and Society (Czech Republic)
Šárka Prát Member of the Board, European Liberal Forum (Czech Republic)
10:10 - 10:40 Keynote Speakers
Andrej Babiš Prime Minister, Government of the Czech Republic (Czech Republic)
Věra Jourová Vice-President, European Commission (Czech Republic)
Dita Charanzová Vice President and Member of the European Parliament, Renew Europe (Czech Republic)
Hans van Baalen President, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (The Netherlands)
10:40 - 11:55 Multiple Challenges for Transatlantic Partnerships - Economic Dimension
Jan Švejnar Director, Center on Global Economic Governance, Columbia University, IDEA / CERGE-EI (Czech Republic, USA)
Ondřej Kovařík Member, European Parliament (Czech Republic)
Rebecca Christie Visiting Fellow, Think-Tank Bruegel (USA, Belgium)
Linda Zeilina Founder & CEO, International Sustainable Finance Centre (Great Britain)
Andreas Freytag Professor, Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany)
Jan Macháček Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Institute for Politics and Society (Czech Republic)
Moderator: Michala Hergetová Moderator, Czech Television (Czech Republic)
11:55 - 13:10 Multiple Challenges for Transatlantic Partnerships - Political Dimension
Karel Havlíček Deputy Prime Minister; Minister, Ministry of Industry and Trade; Ministry of Transport (Czech Republic)
Dita Charanzová Vice President, European Parliament (Czech Republic)
Tomáš Petříček Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Czech Republic)
Sasha Toperich Senior Executive Vice President, Transatlantic Leadership Network (USA)
Jitka Látal Znamenáčková Deputy Head of the Czech Permanent Representation to the EU; Permanent Representative to the Political and Security Committee (Czech Republic)
Moderator: Michala Hergetová Moderator, Czech Television (Czech Republic)
13:10 - 14:25 Multiple Challenges for Transatlantic Partnerships - Security Dimension
Lubomír Metnar Minister, Ministry of Defence (Czech Republic)
Petr Pavel Retired Army General, former Chief, General Staff of the Army of the Czech Republic, Former Chairman, NATO Military Committee (Czech Republic)
Tomáš Pojar Vice-President For International Relations and Security expert, CEVRO Institute, Former Ambassador, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Israel (Czech Republic)
Lauren M. Speranza Director, Transatlantic Defense and Security, Center for European Policy Analysis (USA)
Susan Corke Head of the Transatlantic Democracy Working Group, German Marshall Fund (USA)
Jeroen Dobber European Affairs Manager & Head of the FNF Security Hub, Friedrich Naumann Foundation (Belgium)
Moderator: Michala Hergetová Moderator, Czech Television (Czech Republic)
14:25 - 14:40 Closing Remarks
Milda Matačiūnaitė-Boyce Director, Transatlantic Leadership, Center for European Policy Analysis (USA)