Saturday 1 Sep 2018

Programme is in Finnish unless mentioned otherwise*.

Turku Europe Forum


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Live streams:

You will find links to the Europe Forum Turku live streams on the day-specific programmes, under each discussion that will be streamed.

You may also participate in the discussions on social media or by downloading the Europe Forum Turku mobile application (application is in Finnish).

The event is free and open for everyone. Register and join us:

Locales on Saturday

Radisson Blu Marina Palace, congress hall

10.30 am–12.00 pm, The Values of EU – Civil Dialogue Led by Jyrki Katainen
Live stream

Organisers: Representation of Finland to the European Commission & European Parliament Information Office Finland

The fundamental values of the European Union include respect for dignity and human rights, freedom, democracy, equality, and the rule of law. These values connect the member states, and a country that does not acknowledge these values cannot belong to the union. How today and in the future?

MEPs: Sirpa Pietikäinen (National Coalition Party/EPP) and Miapetra Kumpula-Natri (Social Democratic Party of Finland, S&D)
Facilitator: Johanna Vuorela, University of Helsinki

Please be prepared to show your ID. In order for the security check to be more convenient, we kindly ask the audience to arrive well in time.

Thalia Market

10.30 am–12.00 pm, The Values of EU – Civil Dialogue Led by Jyrki Katainen (live stream from Marina Palace)
Live stream

10.00 am–1.00 pm, “Me as a European” workshop by Turun kuvataidekoulu (Turku School of Fine Arts), upper floor of the Thalia Market area

The organisers reserve the right to changes.