14.30 – 14.35 |  Opening remarks by the moderator, Irini Pari, president of the ECI ad hoc group

14.35 – 14.50 |  Keynote speaker

  • Assya Kavrakova, director of the European Citizen Action Service, ECI Support Centre 

14.50 – 17.00 | Panel

Introduction by Antonio Longo, rapporteur of the EESC opinion on the ECI, European Economic and Social Committee

  • Carmen Preising, Head of Unit "Work Programme and Stakeholder Consultation", Secretariat-General of the European Commission
  • Gilles Feith, director of the Great Duchy of Luxembourg Government IT Center
  • Carsten Berg, director of The ECI Campaign, Association for the ECI
  • Sophie von Hatzfeldt, Democracy International and ECI Support Centre
  • Prisca Merz, ECI organiser of End Ecocide in Europe

17.00 – 17.15 | Conclusions by the rapporteur


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