European Union

Conference of the Speakers of the European Union

Rome, 20 April 2015 Conference of the Speakers of European Union Parliaments – Following the opening plenary remarks by Ms. Laura Boldrini, President of Italy’s Chamber of Deputies, and Mr. Pietro Grasso, President of the Senate of Italy, Mr. Rifkin presented the keynote address at the annual conference of the speakers of the 28 European Union…

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Momentum For Europe

Jeremy Rifkin, Jean-Claude Juncker, and Angela Merkel at the European Investment Bank, March 2015 Berlin, 2 March 2015 The “Momentum for Europe – Innovation and Competitiveness” was organized by the European Investment Bank Group. Mr. Rifkin provided the keynote address following remarks by President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, the Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel,…

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World Forum For Democracy

World Forum For DemocracyStrasbourg, France, November 3rd, 2014 Strasbourg, 3 November 2014 Hosted by the Council of Europe, the Strasbourg World Forum for Democracy is an annual gathering of government leaders, opinion-makers, civil society activists, representatives of business, academia, media and professional groups to debate key challenges for democracies worldwide. Mr. Rifkin gave the keynote…

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