European Union Week @ TUM School of Management

Demonstrating our commitment to Europe

The EU-Week is an annual event which takes place every year in April and May.

The European Union Week 2024

The European Union Week 2024 will take place in a hybrid format (in-person and online) from April 22nd - April 26th, 2024, with potential further events in the following week. Its goal is, as in earlier years, to celebrate the European Union and to inform our students and the wider public about it.

 

The European Union Week is again jointly organized with TUM Speakers SeriesHEC ParisHEC DébatsKoźmiński University and POLIMI School of Management.

 

This year, we are glad to welcome Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Estonian Business School, Vlerick Business School and Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University 
as new partners.

 

We are happy to announce the already fixed program items, which you can find in the section below. More events and details will be coming soon.

Program 2024

MONDAY, 22.04.2024

 

→ 12:30 - 1:30 PM CET

Regina Mehler, Dr. Hartwig Rüll and Prof. Dr. Theresa Treffers

 

Future Leadership in the EU

The presentations (10 mns each) will be followed by a panel discussion (30 mns) moderated by Lukas Beckenbauer.

 

This hybrid event will be available for streaming via this link, passcode: 449349.

 

Organised by TUM School of Management

 

 

→ 1:00 - 1:45 PM CET

Prof. Dr. Veroniek Collewaert

 

Scaleups in Europe

Event language: English

 

The event will be available for streaming via this link. Alternatively, please use the Zoom meeting ID: 871 9772 7569 and passcode: 611448 .

 

Organised by Vlerick Business School

TUESDAY, 23.04.2024

 

→ 2:00 - 3:30 PM CET

Michał Kurtyka

 

New Energy for the New World

 

Event language: English

The event will be available for streaming via this link

 

Organised by Koźmiński University

 

 

→ 3:30 - 5:00 PM CET

Prof. Dr. Filip Abraham

 

Macro-economic challenges and policies: The case of the EU

 

Event language: English

The event will be available for streaming via this link. Alternatively, please use the Zoom meeting ID: 871 0976 2494 with passcode: 203724.

 

Organised by Vlerick Business School

 

 

 

→ 5:00 - 6:00 PM CET

Claudia Colla, Head of the European Commission's Regional Office in Milan

 

The  upcoming European elections, including a Q & A

 

Event language: English

This hybrid event will be available for streaming via this link

 

Organised by POLIMI School of Management

WEDNESDAY, 24.04.2024

 

→ afternoon (90 minutes)

Radu Hanga, President of Bucharest Stock Exchange

 

Bucharest Stock Exchange - financing the Romanian economy

 

A streaming link for this hybrid event will follow soon. 

 

Organised by Bucharest University of Economic Studies  

THURSDAY, 25.04.2024

 

→ 1:30 - 5:00 PM CET 

Panel on Geopolitics and Business in the EU, 

including a Q & A

 

Event language: English

The event will consist of a keynote (30 minutes), a panel debate (90 minutes), and the opportunity to network (60 minutes). 

 

Organised by Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

FRIDAY, 26.04.2024

 

→ 4:00 PM CET

Cristian Vlad, Founder and CEO of Japan Creative Enterprise

 

Value creation and the future of work across geographies, including a Q & A

 

A streaming link will follow shortly. 

 

Organised by Bucharest University of Economic Studies

 

PREVIOUS EUROPEAN UNION WEEKS

The European Union Week 2023: May 8-12, 2023

The European Union Week 2023 took place from May 8 - May 12, 2023 in a hybrid format (in-person and online). As in earlier years, its goal was to celebrate the European Union and to inform our students and the wider public about it.

 

The European Union Week 2023 was jointly organized with TUM Speakers SeriesHEC ParisHEC DébatsKoźmiński University and our new partner POLIMI Graduate School of Management.

Leader of the EPP group in the European Parliament Manfred Weber

Mr. Weber was our 2023 keynote speaker at TUM and shared valuable insights on the future of Europe.

 

The European Union Week 2022: May 9-12, 2022

The European Union Week 2022 took place from May 9-12, 2022 in a hybrid format (in-person and online) and was organized by the TUM School of Management, together with the TUM Speakers SeriesHEC ParisHEC Débats and our new partner Akademia Leona Koźmińskiego (Kozminski University). At the kick-off event of the EU-Week Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, presented the priorities of the forthcoming European Innovation Agenda and the new European higher education strategy during a visit to TUM. The Commissioner emphasized the role of talents and deep-tech startups for the future of Europe. Please find the video of the whole speech below.

EU Commissioner Mariya Gabriel

The European Union Week 2021: May 10-12, 2021

As part of the European Union Week 2021, the TUM School of Management, in cooperation with the HEC Paris and the student associations TUM Speakers Series and HEC Débats, organized a three-day conference, which took place for the very first time in an online format from May 10 – 12, 2021. Each of the conference days addressed a major topic of contemporary relevance for the European continent and aimed to inform students all over Europe about the state of the European Union, ultimately providing a perspective about the EU’s present and future.

We believe that grasping the unique historical dimensions of the EU is essential in order to secure our shared future. At the heart of the events lies our commitment to the continuation of a single, united Europe.

The European Union Week 2019: May 6-10
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The European Union Week 2018: May 14-17
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The European Union Week 2017: June 3-7
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