Expectations regarding the French Presidency

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Below, the EESC president, the vice-presidents, the group and section presidents and the rapporteurs of the exploratory opinions drawn up at France's request share their expectations regarding the upcoming French Presidency.


  • Christa Schweng (AT) - EESC President


  • Giulia Barbucci (IT) - Vice-president in charge of Budget


  • Cillian Lohan (IE) - Vice-president in charge of Communication


  • Stefano Mallia (MT) - President of the Employers Group


  • Oliver Roepke(AT) - President of the Workers' Group of the EESC


  • Séamus Boland (IE) - President of the Diverstity Europe Group


  • Stefano Palmieri (IT) - President of the EESC ECO section


  • Joël Destom (FR) - Rapporteur of the exploratory opinion on The benefits of the outermost regions for the Union (ECO)


  • Sandra Parthie (DE) - Rapporteur of the exploratory opinion on How will the industrial ecosystems identified contribute to the strategic autonomy of the EU and the well-being of Europeans? (INT)


  • Pierre-Jean Coulon (FR) - Co-rapporteur of the exploratory opinion on What conditions are needed for the energy and low-carbon transition to be socially acceptable? (TEN)


  • Dimitrios Dimitriadis (GR) - President of the EESC REX section


  • Thierry Libaert (FR) - PFUE coordinator


  • Alain Coheur (BE) - President of the EESC INT section


  • Arnaud Schwarz (FR) - Rapporteur of the exploratory opinion on What conditions are needed for the energy and low-carbon transition to be socially acceptable? (TEN)


  • Émilie Prouzet (FR) - PFUE coordinator


  • Aurel Laurenţiu Plosceanu (RO) - SOC president


  • Ozlem Yildirim(FR) - EESC Member, Workers' Group


  • Christophe Quarez (FR) - EESC Member, Workers' Group