Program

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Lørdag d. 19 november er åben for offentligheden, men kræver tilmelding. Bemærk søndag d. 20 november er et lukket møde og det er derfor ikke muligt at tilmelde sig denne del af konferencen.

Saturday 19. november 2016

12.00 Registration starts
12.45 Doors closes

13.00-14.30 Opening
(Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)
(Moderator: Jonas Sjöstedt, MP and Chairperson of Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden)

  • Pernille Skipper, MP and Political spokesperson, Enhedslisten – The Red-Green Alliance, Denmark
  • Luka Mesec, MP, Iniciativa za demokratični socializem, Slovenia
  • Zoe Konstantopoulou, Former President of the Hellenic Parliament, and Head of Course to Freedom, Greece
  • Jean-Luc Mélenchon, MEP and co-founder, Parti de Gauche, France
  • Tiny Kox, MP and Chairperson of SP senate group, Chairperson in Unified European Left Group (UEL) in PACE, Socialist Party, Netherlands
  • Audun Lysbakken, MP and Chairperson of Sosialistisk Venstreparti – Socialist Left Party, Norway

14.30-16.00 Session 1

Workshop 1. The Euro: What does economic governance look like under the EMU and what are the alternatives?
(Moderator: Kenneth Haar, Corporate Europe Observatory, Denmark) (Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)

  • Peter Wahl, Chairperson of Weed (World Economy, Ecology & Development) and founding member of ATTAC Germany, Germany
  • Andy Storey, Lecturer, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Cristina Asensi, Democracia Real Ya and Money Sovereignty Commission, Spain

Workshop 1b. The euro and the debt-crisis
(Moderator: Malin Björk, MEP, Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden) (English only)

  • Eric Toussaint, Spokesperson, Committee for the Abolition of Illegitimate Debt (CADTM) International, Belgium
  • Stefano Fassina, MP and former Italian Deputy Minister of Economy and Finance, Sinistra Italiana – Italian Left, Italy

16.00-16.30 PAUSE

16.30-18.00 Session 2

Workshop 2a. Can the euro be reformed?
(Moderator: Nikolaj Villumsen, MP, Enhedslisten – The Red-Green Alliance, Denmark) (Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)

  • Fabio De Masi, MEP, Die Linke, Germany
  • Costas Lapavitsas, Professor of Economics at the University of London and former Syriza MP, Greece
  • Jeanne Chevalier, Parti de Gauche, France
  • Catarina Martins, Coordinator, Bloco de Esquerda, Portugal

Workshop 2b. EU, the Common Market and Social Dumping
(Moderator: Hanna Gedin, National Board, Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden) (English only)

  • Joanna Bronowicka, Member of National Council, RAZEM, Polen
  • Finn Sørensen, MP and Labour Rapporteur, Enhedslisten – The Red-Green Alliance, Denmark
  • John Douglas, General Secretary of Mandate Trade Union, Ireland

18.00-18.30 Closing
(Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)
(Moderator: Pernille Skipper, MP and Political spokesperson, Enhedslisten – The Red-Green Alliance, Denmark)

  • Special guest-speaker: Filiz Kerestecioğlu, HDP, Turkey
  • Jonas Sjöstedt, MP and Chairperson of Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden

18.30-19.30 Reception

Sunday d. 20 november 2016

8.00 Registration starts

8.45 Doors closes

9.00-11.00 Session 3: Challenges in Europe and the Left’s response
(Moderator: Jonas Sjöstedt, MP and Chairperson of Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden) (Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)

  • Special announcement on next step in PlanB:
    Stefano Fassina, MP and former Italian deputy minister of economy and finance, Sinistra Italiana – Italian Left, Italy
  • Malin Björk, MEP, Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden
  • Asbjørn Wahl, Director of Campaign for the Welfare State, Norway
  • Catarina Martins, Coordinator, Bloco de Esquerda, Portugal
  • Li Andersson, MP and Chairperson of Vasemmisto, Left Alliance, Finland
  • Myriam Martin, Member of the regional council of Occitania, Ensemble!, France
  • Miguel Urbán Crespo, MEP, Podemos, Spain

11.00-11.30 PAUSE

11.30-13.00 Further discussions on Challenges in Europe and the Left’s response
(Translation: EN, FR, ES, DK)

Kl. 13.00 Closing and brief summary
Jonas Sjöstedt, MP and Chairperson of Vänsterpartiet – Left Party, Sweden