Spinelli Forum 25.03.2013

The European Federalism explained…to the Heads of State. Europe is facing an economic, social and environmental crisis, and Europeans must be further involved in the European project. The European citizens have to debate and decide the terms of their common future. The Spinelli Group, for the second time, and in collaboration with the King Baudouin Foundation and the Bertelsmann Stiftung, The conference was held on 25/03/2013.

Watch the debates

Towards a European Democracy

  • Isabelle DURANT, Sylvie GOULARD, Andrew DUFF - Spinelli MEPs
  • Pierre DEFRAIGNE - Executive Director of the Madariaga – College of Europe Foundation
  • Caroline DE GRUYTER -Brussels correspondent for Dutch daily NRC Handelsblad Daniela VINCENTI - Ediotor-in-chief, Euractiv.


After the Euro: the convergence of economies and social models

  • Guy VERHOFSTADT, Daniel COHN-BENDIT, Roberto GUALTIERI - Spinelli MEPs
  • Paul de GRAUWE - Economist, John Paulson Chair in European Political Economy (LSE), Head of the European Institute