ROME

24Oct  - 26Oct 2018

92 participants, 12 European countries.

It was the fifth event of the project Message to Europeans 3.0!!

 

Main actors: The Student Leaders, International, and Italian participants.

 

Goal: In this event the participants had the opportunity to participate in a mock trial choosing one of the follow options;  prosecution, defense or popular jury on the following topic:

 

Considering the EU and the Member States’ competencies, who was responsible for mishandling the 2008 economic crisis?

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"The overall experience was really intensive. It was really inspiring to speak with students from all over Europe, and hear about their experiences and make new connections"

"It was a wonderful event to get to know how a mock trial works and to learn about the economic crisis of 2008 by debating with the other participants"

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AGENDA 

Wednesday, 24 October

Venue: Law Faculty of Sapienza University (Aula Calasso and Aula V, Piazzale Aldo Moro 1, Città Universitaria)

 

13:45 - 13:55 Meeting point, University main entrance (Piazzale Aldo Moro, 1, Rome)

 

14:00 - 14:30 Registration

 

14:30 - 15:00 Welcome

  • Paolo Ridola, Head of the Law Faculty, Sapienza University of Rome

  • Alberta Fabbricotti, Professor of European Law, Sapienza University of Rome

 

15:00 - 15:20 Institutional welcome | Sergio Battelli, President of European Affairs Commission - Italian Chamber of Deputies

 

15:20 - 16:00 Introduction

  • Pier Virgilio Dastoli, President European Movement in Italy

  • Gian Luca Giovannucci, President European university college Association

 

16:00 - 16:30 Keynote speech | Marco Piantini, Adviser to Italy's Prime Minister for European Affairs 2015-2018, Centro Studi di Politica Internazionale - Cespi

 

16:30 - 17:00 Break

 

17:00 - 18:30 Presentation and analysis of prosecution/defense arguments with:

  • Prosecution (Aula I) | Letizia Cesarini Sforza, Project Manager CILAP-EAPN, Benedetto Ippolito, Professor and Researcher in History of Philosophy, University of Roma Tre, Cristina Pacella, Parliamentary consultant - Movimento 5 Stelle

 

  • Defense (Aula II)| Roberto Santaniello, Special Advisor DG COMM Media and Communication at the European Commission Representation in Italy, Matteo Di Paolo, +Europe, Riccardo Mazzucchelli, Collaboratore di Cattedra, Sapienza University of Rome

 

18:45 - 20:00 Happy hour in Village Bar La Sapienza

 

Thursday, 25 October

Venue: Sala Celimontano - Associazione RUI (Via Bezzecca, 10)

 

09:00 - 09:30 Registration

 

09:30 - 10:00 Welcome

 

10:00 - 11:00  - Financial Market Regulation and Supervision: a European perspective, Paola Lucantoni, Professor of Financial Markets Law - Tor Vergata                                    University of Rome

                      - Workshop on European Economic and Monetary governance and Financial Market regulation and supervision, Vincenzo Russo, Professor                                  of Public Finance, Sapienza University of Rome

 

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break

 

11:30 - 13:00  Expert Panel on social policies, youth unemployment & poverty

  • Benedetto Ippolito, Professor and Researcher in History of Philosophy - University of Roma Tre
  • Efrem Moiso, Planning and Research Department of the National Public Agency for Microcredit in Italy

  • Letizia Cesarini Sforza, Project Manager of CILAP-EAPN

 

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch

 

14:30 - 16:30 Working groups:

  • Student Leaders on the Message to Europeans 3.0 resolutions

  • Participants on the defense/prosecution (two separate groups)

 

16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break

 

17:00 - 18:30 Working groups:

  • Student Leaders on the Message to Europeans 3.0 resolutions

  • Participants on the defense/prosecution (two separate groups)

 

20:30 - 22:30 Dinner with international students in “La Grotta Romana” (Via Palestro, 93)

 

Friday, 26 October

Venue: Consiglio Nazionale dell’Economia e del Lavoro (CNEL) (Viale Lubin Davide, 2)

 

09:00 - 9:30 Registration

 

09:30 - 9:45 Welcome

 

09:45 - 11:00 Simulation of the trial

09:45 - 10:25 Prosecution

10:25 - 11:00 Defense

 

11:00 - 11:15 Break

 

11:15 - 11:45 The Future of Europe | Alessandro Fusacchia, Member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies

 

11:30 - 12:30 Verdict and debate with the experts

  • Ugo Ferruta, Honorary judge of Rome

  • Andrea Giordano, Avvocatura dello Stato in Rome

  • Pier Virgilio Dastoli, President European Movement in Italy

 

12:30 - 13:00 Closing remarks | Gian Luca Giovannucci, President European university college Association

 

13:00 Departures