Conference – The Juncker Plan : and so what?

On June 28, the Long-term investment and reindustrialisation Intergroup of the European Parliament held a conference on the follow-up of the Juncker Plan in the presence of more than 200 participants, including Members of the European Parliament (MEPs), officials from the European Commission, the European Investment Bank (EIB), as well as representatives of the industrial and the financial sector, regional development banks and representatives of the civil society.

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Juncker

 Agenda

List of the participants

Biographies of the speakers

Keynote speech of Jacques de Larosière

Closing remarks of President Markku Markkula

Presentation of Raphael Lance, Mirova Fund

Presentation of Giulia Gregori, Novamont

AGENDA

As of 16:30         Welcome and registration

17:00                     Welcome Address

Dominique RIQUET, MEP, Chair of the Long Term Investment Intergroup

Keynote Speech

Jacques DE LAROSIERE, Former Governor of the Banque de France, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund and Honorary President of Eurofi

Keynote Speech

Jyrki KATAINEN, Vice-President of the European Commission for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness

18:00                 2 Case studies

Raphael LANCE, Head of Renewable Funds at Mirova, on the Langmarken onshore wind farm located in Värmland County, Sweden

Giulia GREGORI, Strategic Planning Manager at Novamont, on the development of an integrated supply chain in the field of biochemicals and bioplastics, Italy

18:15                  Additionnality – risk is good!

Moderator Simona BONAFE, MEP, Vice-Chair of the Long Term Investment Intergroup

Klaus TRÖMEL, Secretary General, European Investment Bank

Lutz-Christian FUNKE, Senior Vice-President, Managing Affairs and Communication, KfW Bankengruppe

Antonella BALDINO, Head of Development Finance. Cassa Depositi e Prestiti

Benjamin ANGEL, Director for Treasury and financial operations, Dg Ecfin, European Commission & Member of the EFSI Steering board

Laurence MONNIER, Head of infrastructure debt, Aviva

Q&A

19:20                Investment platforms – small is beautiful…

Moderator Adina-Ioana VALEAN, Vice-President of the European Parliament, Vice-Chair of the Long Term Investment intergroup

Laurent ZYLBERBERG, Director of Institutional, International and European Relations, Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations & Chairman of the Management board, Marguerite Fund

Klaus TRÖMEL, Secretary General, European Investment Bank

Wilhelm MOLTERER, Managing Director of the European Fund for Strategic Investments

Joanne SEGARS, Chief Executive of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association, former Chair of PensionsEurope

Q&A

20:20               Closing remarks

Introduction by Burkhard BALZ, MEP, ViceChair of the Long Term Investment Intergroup

Markku MARKKULA, President of the European Committee of the Regions

 

As of 20:40   Cocktail