Managing migration flows will be discussed at a high-level conference at the Parliament in Brussels on 21 June.

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Parliament will be hosting a conference on managing migration flows 

The European Parliament will host a high-level conference on migration management in Brussels on 21 June from 14.30 to 19.30 CET. The conference will take place at the initiative of President Antonio Tajani and be organised with the support of parliamentary committees.

 

The purpose of the conference is to find viable solutions on the migration crisis and deliver on the expectations of European citizens. It will bring together political leaders, policymakers, practitioners and stakeholders, and address responsibility-sharing among member states, strengthening the EU's internal security, tackling the root causes of migration and ensuring a stable and prosperous socio-economic environment in non-EU countries.

 

The speakers include:

 

  • Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament
  • Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission
  • Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission
  • Dario Scannapieco, Vice-president of the European Investment Bank

  • Markku Markkula, President of the European Committee of the Regions
  • Dimitris Avramopoulos, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship
  • Julian King, European Commissioner for Security Union
  • Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations
  • Louise Arbour, United Nations Special Representative for International Migration
  • William Lacy Swing, Director General of the International Organisation for Migration

The registration period for the conference has now ended.