Corruption in public procurement and its impact on internal market


10:30 – 10:45 | Opening remarks

  • Milena Angelova, President of the study group on "Corruption in public procurement and its impact on internal market"
  • José Antonio Moreno Díaz, Rapporteur of the ongoing EESC own-initiative opinion on "Corruption in public procurement and its impact on internal market"
  • Cristian Pîrvulescu, Co-rapporteur of the ongoing EESC own-initiative opinion on "Corruption in public procurement and its impact on internal market"

10:45 – 11:15 | Perspective of the European Commission

  • Ute Stiegel, Deputy Head of Unit, Legal Affairs and Anti-corruption, DG HOME

Questions and answers

11:15 – 12:45 | Perspective of social partners and civil society organisations

  • Manuel Villoria Mendieta, Full Professor of Political Science, Rey Juan Carlos University, Madrid
  • Vincenzo Mongillo, Full Professor of Criminal Law, University Unitelma Sapienza, Rome
  • Valeria Ronzitti, Secretary General, SGI Europe
  • Oliver Roethig, Regional Secretary, The European Services Workers Union (UNI Europa)
  • Mathieu Maes, Honorary Secretary General of International Chamber of Commerce Belgium (ICC Belgium)
  • József Péter Martin, Executive Director, Transparency International Hungary and senior lecturer, Corvinus University of Budapest
  • Simon Van Dorpe, Brussels-based investigative journalist, Follow The Money

Questions and answers

12:45 – 13:00 | Closing remarks

  • José Antonio Moreno Diaz, Rapporteur of the ongoing EESC own-initiative opinion
  • Cristian Pîrvulescu, Co-rapporteur of the ongoing EESC own-initiative opinion

Participants may speak in Spanish, English, French, Italian or RomanianDuring the discussions, interpretation will be provided into Spanish, English, French, Italian or Romanian.