Simona Iammarino speaks at the 9th Cohesion Forum of the European Commission - 11 and 12 April 2024


Simona Iammarino is one of the panelists of the 1st PANEL DEBATE – What’s going on with economic and social convergence in the EU? of the 9th Cohesion Forum of the European Commission.

Simona is going to give her speech on 11 April, 14:30-16.00, the panel will be live streamed

The 9th Cohesion Forum is a unique opportunity for stakeholders to reflect on the important role that Cohesion Policy plays in improving the well-being of all people living in Europe.
At a time of important climate, technological, demographic and geopolitical developments, the EU cohesion policy needs to evolve to meet the ambitious objective of making Europe's regions more resilient, competitive and inclusive, embracing the green and digital transition and improving opportunities for all European citizens.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission since 2019.
  • Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament in January 2022
  • Enrico Letta, President of the Jacques Delors Institute and rapporteur of the High Level Report on the future of the Single Market
  • Elisa Ferreira, the European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms
  • Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights

For more information visit the website of the 9th Cohesion Forum