EU Institutions Day

Have you always wondered what it’s like to work in Europe’s most prestigious governmental institutions? Are you fascinated with the behind-the-scenes of European law-making and executive powers?

Join us while we explore the opportunities that await you in the European Commission and Parliament.

This interactive full day will cover:

European Commision:

09:15 - 09:30 Connection to the virtual meeting via WebEx link

09:30 - 11:00 The role of the European Commission, the political executive of the European Union and the priorities of the Von der Leyen Commission
M. Jiri HLADIK - Directorate-General for Communication

11:00 - 11:45 Career opportunities in the European Commission
Ms Anne-Claire GATHOYE -European Communities Personnel Selection Office

12:00 End of the information visit in the European Commission

Alumni Speaker:

12:45 - 13:30
Alexander Schwan - Policy Assistant to the Head of the Recovery and Resilience Task Force (RECOVER) at European Commission

European Parliament:

14:00 - 16:00 Workshop allowing you to get a hands on overview of the type of work done in the parliament.
This workshop will conclude with the results being discussed by UM Alumni & Member of Parliament - Jeroen Lenaers MEP 


Don’t miss out on the chance to soak up the exciting atmosphere of the world’s largest transnational parliament and the commission, find out about their powers and roles, and learn about the career opportunities these institutions have for you!