Conference The State of the Union 2012 (Florence 9-10 May 2012)
The European University Institute (EUI) is pleased to inform you that the 2012 edition of The State of the Union, will take place on 9 -10 May at Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy.
The Conference gathers high-level opinion leaders to discuss and debate the future of the European Union. Among the participants are:
José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission; Mario Monti, Prime Minister of Italy; Olli Rehn, Vice President, Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, European Commission; Michel Barnier, Commissioner for Internal Market and Services, European Commission; Matteo Renzi, Mayor, City of Florence; Tony Barber, Europe Editor, Financial Times; Jean-François Cirelli, President, Eurogas and President, Gaz de France-Suez; Fulvio Conti, CEO Enel; Barry Eichengreen, Professor of Economics and Political Science, UC Berkeley; Jürgen Groβmann, CEO, RWE; Mark Leonard, Director, European Council on Foreign Relations; Philip Lowe, Director-General, European Commission – DG Energy; Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, President, Ferrari S.p.a; Paolo Scaroni, CEO, ENI; Anne-Marie Slaughter, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Princeton University and Former Director of Policy Planning for the US Department of State and Javier Solana, President of ESADEgeo and Former EU High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy.