On February 19, the Long-term investment Intergroup held a lunch-debate on the European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP) and its potential to boost European cooperative defence programmes while offering opportunities for enterprises in the defence sector.
Dominique Riquet, MEP, Chair of Long-term Investment Intergroup
Lowri Evans, Director General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Burkard Schmitt, Director for Security and Defence, AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD)
Gergana Karadjova, PSC Ambassador/ Representative of the Republic of Bulgaria to the Political and Security Committee
Lola Merveille, Bpifrance Permanent Representative to the European Institutions
Frederic Mauro, lawyer and associate researcher with the Group for research and information on peace and security (GRIP)