Conference: European Elections 2019


Date: Thursday 21 March 2019 11h -13h30

Location: Centre de conférences, Chambre de commerce, Luxembourg,  7, rue Alcide de Gasperi, Luxembourg-Kirchberg

A panel, moderated by the digital newspaper “”, aims at promoting the exchange between the candidates of the major Luxembourgish political parties but also with actors from the industry. The panel discussion will be in Luxembourgish and translated into French and English.

Following topics will be discussed:

  • International trade and Brexit
  • Internal Market und Digital Single Market
  • Energy and environmental policy

You will notice that we managed to rally renowned speakers. The President of BusinessEurope, Pierre Gattaz will present the BusinessEurope message entitled “A Europe with opportunities for all. A Business Ambition for 2030” adopted by the Presidents of BusinessEurope, including Nicolas Buck, Chairman of FEDIL.

During the following networking lunch, you will have the opportunity to meet and exchange with the participants.


10h45 – Accueil

11h00 – Mot de bienvenue de Nicolas Buck, Président de la FEDIL

11h10 – Discours de Pierre Gattaz, Président de BusinessEurope

« A Europe with opportunities for all. A Business Ambition for 2030 »                                

11h35 – Table-ronde avec les candidats luxembourgeois aux élections européennes

Meris Sehovic, déi Gréng

Charles Goerens, DP

Christophe Hansen, CSV

Nicolas Schmit, LSAP

René Winkin, Directeur général de la FEDIL

Markus J. Beyrer, Directeur général de BusinessEurope


12h50 – Déjeuner et verre de l’amitié

Modérateur : Laurent Schmit,

Traduction simultanée en français et en anglais disponible.