Book Launch at the Magritte Museum
Many thanks in particular to Commissioner Arias Canete who opened the event and to Dr Johannes Teyssen for the « Hard Talk ». I would also like to thank our brilliant panellists Doerte Fouquet, Anna Leidreiter, Fiona Hall, Andris Piebalgs, Dominique Ristori and Martin Lidegaard, our moderators Hughes Belin and Jean-Michel Glachant, and my fellow MEPs Kathleen Van Brempt, Rebecca Harms and Jerzy Buzek.
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