Schedule

15 March 2020

@ 9:00AM – 10:30AM

The Netherlands – Digital Design for Good: Contributing to a Better World

Our society faces increasing social and environmental challenges.That’s why it’s good news that more and more brands are combining their commercial goals with creating a better world. Since the Dutch…

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@ 10:00AM – 11:00AM

EU Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager in Conversation with Wired Magazine Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Thompson

Will we ever get consensus on digital taxation at international level? How can consumers exercise their digital rights? How do we make AI a force for good? How is Europe getting ready for the dawn of…

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@ 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Germany – Free Speech in the Digital Age

In the current digital climate, a transatlantic conversation is just a click away and our digital identities are the hallmark of data that is now more personal than ever. In this panel, we’ll discuss…

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@ 11:00AM – 5:00PM

Meet UN WOMEN/WE EMPOWER

Meet with UN Women and WE EMPOWER at the EU House daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. WE EMPOWER is a global movement taking actions and driving change for women’s economic empowerment.

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@ 11:00AM – 9:00PM

Open Innovators Meetup

Interested in what Europe’s top digital innovators are currently up to? Come exchange ideas with top entrepreneurs, network in a dynamic setting with exhibitions such as an Austrian t-shirt printing r…

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@ 11:00AM – 5:00PM

Interactive EU Experience: Universal Sea

See life under the sea first-hand through a virtual reality experience of coralization, learn about recyclable fashion, and participate in a sustainability ideation workshop, all at our interactive EU…

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@ 12:30PM – 1:30PM

Stuck in the Middle – Tariffs & Tech

US trade policy has led to tariffs on imports imposed by the Trump administration, and retaliatory tariffs on exports imposed by trading partners. Tech is often stuck in the middle, with unexpected co…

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@ 12:30PM – 1:30PM

Women’s Empowerment Principles – A No-Brainer for the Future of Work

How is it 2020 and women all over the world still do not have equal protections, representation and rights at work? Join the WE EMPOWER programme of UN Women, EU and ILO to learn more about the Women’…

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@ 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Driving Decarbonisation with New Tech

The pace of digitalization in the energy system is accelerating. Energy and climate tech start-ups are popping up globally. The tech sector is driving the development of new services and apps that ser…

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@ 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Urban Cultural Heritage: Cities Shaped by Citizens

Sustainability of urban living depends on people’s behavior as much as on technical solutions. Citizens’ participation in re-appropriating and shaping their urban environment is a key element of envir…

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@ 3:30PM – 4:30PM

The European Green Deal – Innovating to Net-Zero

In the past thirty years, the European Union has reduced its emissions by 23 percent while growing its GDP by 61 percent. Because of the size of its market, the EU can drive global climate agenda. Com…

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@ 3:30PM – 4:30PM

International Development Through Music and Tech

Creating cooperation and sustainable links with developing countries is an important part of EU policy, and is more important than ever. This principle of true “partnership” spans from culture and cli…

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@ 6:00PM – 9:00PM

The Netherlands – New Dutch Wave X City Possible 2020

Despite language, location or size, cities are united by shared urban challenges. City leaders share how – through collaboration and shared learning – they are prioritizing community engagement, econo…

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@ 6:00PM – 7:00PM

France – More Social Good in Tech and More Tech in Social Good and Networking with Music

In an era driven by innovation, where creativity and disruption are changing the rules of the game, France and Europe with their natural penchant for tech innovation combined with their new generation…

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@ 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Networking with Live Music from The Netherlands and France

Join us for the opportunity to meet with investors, tech and innovation scouts, plus state/country representatives to engage in more in-depth conversations surrounding your technology and innovation p…

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