Programme

13 October

15:00 - 18:30

PES Women Annual Conference – “#MakeHerCount in times of crisis – progressive answers to gender blindness”

Zita Gurmai
Willy-Brandt House
17:00 - 18:30

ESO fringe meeting – “Peace, international solidarity and development in the changing world”

Willy-Brandt House

14 October

08:45 - 12:00

Debate and study visit of the PES Group in the European Committee of the Regions Berlin in Europe

Berlin Rotes Rathaus (Townhouse)
09:30 - 11:30

S&D Group fringe meeting – “Progressive policies to end the energy crisis”

Willy-Brandt House - Atrium
10:00 - 11:00

FES fringe meeting – “Zeitenwende: Navigating the Disarray of European Security”

Willy-Brandt House - Kasino
11:00 - 12:00

European Forum for Democracy fringe meeting – “What’s Left in Eastern Europe?”

Willy-Brandt House, Room 1.38
11:00 - 12:30

FEPS fringe meeting – “The future of the European project: enlargement versus deepening?”

Willy-Brandt House - Kasino
14:30 - 15:05

PES Congress Opening

Achim Post Katarina Barley Sergei Stanishev Giacomo Filibeck Saar Van Bueren
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
15:05 - 15:20

Presentation and speech from PES President Candidate: Stefan Löfven Speech

Stefan Löfven
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
15:20

Congress Election Procedures and Opening of votes

Achim Post
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
15:35 - 15:45

Intervention of SPD co-leader Lars Klingbeil

Lars Klingbeil
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
15:45 - 16:15

Panel I: “Our Europe: Next to its citizens”

Elisa Ferreira Attje Kuiken Vasco Cordeiro Ivana Bacik Pedja Grbin Kata Tüttő
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
16:20 - 16:50

Panel II: “Our Europe: Respect for the people”

Zita Gurmai Esther Lynch Maria João Rodrigues Robert Biedron Christophe Clergeau Agnes Jongerius
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
16:50 - 16:55

One-to-one with Franziska Giffey

Franziska Giffey
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
16:55 - 17:25

Panel III: “Our Europe: Respect in the world”

Edi Rama Alicia Homs Conner Rousseau Anneliese Dodds Kati Piri
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
17:25 - 18:30

Discussion on amendments to the PES Congress resolution and adoption of the Resolution

Yonnec Polet
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
18:30 - 18:40

Announcement of the Election of the PES President

Stefan Löfven Giacomo Filibeck Saar Van Bueren
Verti Music Hall - Plenary
18:30

Closing of Friday’s plenary session

Achim Post
Verti Music Hall

15 October

10:00 - 10:05

Opening of second day Plenary

Giacomo Filibeck Saar Van Bueren
Verti Music Hall
10:05 - 10:15

Opening speech by new PES President

Stefan Löfven
Verti Music Hall
10:15 - 11:00

Panel I: “Leading Europe through change”

Pedro Sánchez Magdalena Andersson António Costa Robert Abela Giacomo Filibeck Saar Van Bueren
Verti Music Hall
11:10 - 11:15

Keynote speech by Frans Timmermans

Frans Timmermans
Verti Music Hall
11:15 - 12:00

Panel II: “Our Europe: Respect for the planet”

Iratxe García Pérez Pamela Rendi-Wagner Nicolas Schmit Paul Magnette Giacomo Filibeck
Verti Music Hall
12:00 - 12:05

Side Talk with PES Activists

Saar Van Bueren
Verti Music Hall
12:05 - 12:50

Panel III: “A new European Momentum”

Enrico Letta Tanja Fajon Ylva Johansson Marcel Ciolacu Josep Borrell Fontelles Lars Klingbeil Yonnec Polet
Verti Music Hall
13:15

Speech by Germany’s Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz
Verti Music Hall
13:40 - 13:45

Closing of the PES Congress

Stefan Löfven
Verti Music Hall