23 April 2013: Ombudsman Seminar “It’s our Europe: Let’s get active!” Brussels, Belgium
The seminar will focus on European citizens and how they can concretely contribute to shaping the European Union, either by using the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI), by turning to the European Ombudsman, or by mobilising large groups of citizens to carry out grassroots initiatives.
Participants will be able to share their views with the following keynote speakers: Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission, Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission.
The event will also web streamed [ http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu/en/home.faces ]here at 9:30 CET or from the [ http://www.europarl.europa.eu/ep-live/en/other-events ]European Parliament and [ http://ec.europa.eu/avservices/ebs/live.cfm ]Europe by Satellite.
During the event, European citizens will be able to tweet questions to the speakers, by using the Twitter hashtag #eyc2013eo.
Those who would like to attend the seminar should [ http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu/shortcuts/document.faces/en/49627/pdf.bookmark ]register by 9 April 2013.
Find out more on: http://www.ombudsman.europa.eu/activities/calendarevent.faces/en/722/html.bookmark