MaasXEurope Convention

When: Friday, 12 April 2019 from 12:45-18:00
Where: Amrâth Grand Hotel de l'Empereur, Stationsstraat 2, 6221 BP Maastricht
Cost: Free
Language of the event: English

What: We are the future of Europe, and so we must make our voices heard! The Maastricht Student Council, DEMOS, BridgeEurope, and the Young European Federalists Maastricht have prepared an interactive afternoon with debate and workshops to inform you about the upcoming European elections and engage in discussion with (candidate) MEP’s and fellow students about what we, the new generation of Europeans, want our future to be like.

Arndt Kohn - MEP (S&D - Germany)
Daniel Freund - Candidate for the EP (Greens/EFA - Germany)
Nilüfer Vogels - Candidate for the EP (Volt - Netherlands)
... more names will be added soon!

12:45-13:00: Registration
13:00-13:30: Opening remarks
13:30-14:30: Panel Debate – Candidates for the European Parliament
14:30-15:00: Q&A
15:00-15:15: Break
15:15-16:45: Workshops
16:45-17:15: Closing remarks – MaasXEurope team
17:15-18:00: Networking

Topics of the workshops:
We can do politics! (without being politicians): Civic participation in the EU beyond EP elections.
Offered by the Young European Federalists Maastricht.

Let's speak about it! A workshop on representation in the European Parliament
Offered by BridgeEurope Maastricht.
How are you represented in the EP? Which political groups are there and what do they stand for? What works well, and what needs to be improved? These are the questions we would like to debate with you.

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