Program

September 25, 2017 DOWNLOAD PROGRAM
08:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 09:15 Welcome Speech

Jan Macháček Chairman of the Board, Institute for Politics and Society (Czech Republic)
Martina Dlabajová Member of the European Parliament, ALDE (Czech Republic)
Andrej Babiš Leader of political movement ANO (Czech Republic)
9:15 – 10:00 Talk for Europe

Andrej Babiš Leader of political movement ANO (Czech Republic)
Ryszard Petru Leader of Political Party Nowoczesna (Poland)
Moderator: Pavel Telička Vice-President, European Parliament (Czech Republic)
10:00 – 10:10 Coffee Break
10:10 – 11:45 PANEL A: Will US-EU Relations Be Great Again?

Peter Chase Senior Fellow, The German-Marshall Fund (USA)
Vladislav Davidzon Chief Editor, The Odessa Review (USA/Russia)
Janusz Onyszkiewicz Director, Euro-Atlantic Association (Poland)
Magdalena Kirchner Conflict Researcher, RAND Corporation in Arlington, VA (Germany)
 Moderator: Sebastian Vagt  Analyst, Friedrich Naumann Foundation (Germany)
11:45 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 14:15 PANEL B: The Union Divided: Quo Vadis, Europe?

Vít Beneš Researcher, Institute for International Relations (Czech Republic)
Mats Braun Head of Department of International Relations and European Studies, Metropolitan University in Prague (Sweden)
H. E. Christoph Israng Ambassador of Germany to the Czech Republic (Germany)
Lubor Lacina Professor, Mendel University (Czech Republic)
Anna Orosz Analyst, Budapest Institute (Hungary)
Moderator: Csaba Tóth Strategic Director, Republikon Institute (Hungary)
14:15 – 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 – 16:00 PANEL C: Life after Brexit and the Future the Eurozone

Matthias Bauer Senior Economist, European Centre for International Political Economy (Belgium)
Kishwer Falkner, Baroness Falkner of Margravine Chairwoman, EU Financial Affairs Committee, House of Lords (United Kingdom)
Karel Lannoo CEO, Center for European Policy Studies (Belgium)
John Lloyd Contributing Editor, Financial Times (United Kingdom)
Ivo Šlosarčík Professor, Charles University (Czech Republic)
Moderator: Jan Macháček Chairman of the Board, Institute for Politics and Society (Czech Republic)
16:00 – 17:00 Networking with a glass of wine