The Association of European Border Regions (AEBR) celebrates its 50th Anniversary with two round tables to discuss the past, the present and the future of cross-border cooperation.
09:00 am CEST: AEBR's founding members will review the fifty years of the Association since its foundation.
With the introduction and moderation by Karl-Heinz Lambertz, President of the Regional Parliament of the German-speaking Community of Belgium and AEBR President, will participate:
-Manuel Friesecke from Regio Basiliensis
-Sjaak Kamps from Euregio Rhine-Waal
-Bert Bouwmeester from Ems Dollart Regio
-Joris Bengevoord from EUREGIO
-Peter Hansen from Region Sonderjylland-Schleswig
10:30 am CEST: journalist will look at the future of cross-border cooperation in a post-pandemic Europe and beyond.
With the introduction and moderation by Alexander Homann, Director of the Representation of the German-speaking Community of Belgium, the Wallonia-Brussels Federation, and Wallonia in Berlin, will participate:
-Andreas Gebbink, Chief Editor in Kleeve, Neue Ruhr/Rhein Zeitung (NRZ)
-Hans Vlaskamp, Antenne Niederrhein
-Peter Berendsen, RN8 (tbc)
A debate will follow.
The event will be streamed via Zoom, accessible via prior registration (link here below).
The event will be in English, German and French, and simultaneous interpretation in these three languages is provided.
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