Thursday, 18 April, 2024 - 19:00 until 21:00
VUB Main Campus Etterbeek
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Elsene
Free of charge

Prepare to be captivated by esteemed speakers such as Sophie In't Veld, Ms. Gloria Ghéquière, Mira Khalosi, Saskia Bricmont and Hendrik Theunissen. These politicians will illuminate various facets of the European Union and chart its trajectory towards a brighter tomorrow. This event is your gateway to empowerment! Delve into the heart of European politics, gain invaluable insights, and unlock the potential to shape your future. Remember, your voice matters, and your vote holds the power to enact meaningful change.

To ensure inclusivity, the entire event will be conducted in English, welcoming all VUB students to partake in this enriching experience.

Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to delve into the realms of European politics. Arrive promptly to seize the chance to interact with internship recruiters and pave your way to a prestigious career within the European Parliament. 

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  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Engage in an illuminating introduction to the European Union, where key internship opportunities within the European Parliament will be unveiled. Discover pathways to a rewarding career as experts present exclusive internship prospects tailored for students.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Immerse yourself in a thought-provoking debate led by our distinguished speakers. Delve into topics ranging from climate change to international politics, all curated to resonate with the interests of our vibrant youth community.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM: Network with renowned speakers and representatives of European internships during an interactive session. Seize this golden opportunity to pose burning questions, explore internship avenues, and forge meaningful connections over delectable snacks and refreshing beverages.


Moderator: Katarina Agius

  • Gloria GhΓ©quiΓ¨re (Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats)
  • Mira Khalosi (Open VLD)
  • Saskia Bricmont (Green)
  • Hendrik Theunissen (NVA)
  • Sophie Int’ Veld (VOLT)
  • Janneke Ronse (PVDA)
  • EU Parliament internships and recruiters

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The world needs you

This initiative is part of the public programme of VUB: a programme for everyone who believes that scientific knowledge sharing, critical thinking and dialogue are an important first step to create impact in the world. 

As an Urban Engaged University, VUB aims to be a driver of change in the world. With our academic edcuational programmes and innovative research, we contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations and to making a difference locally and globally.

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