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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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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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Digital Venice Event

  Digital Venice Event Venice, Italy, July 8th, 2014 Venice, 8 July 2014 Mr. Rifkin gave the keynote address at the “Digital Venice 2014” summit on the build out and scale up of a Digital Europe infrastructure for a smart continental green economy. The conference was hosted by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.  

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