European Elections: past and future

Roundtable discussion

Wednesday, 15 June 2016 | 13:30 - 15:00 hours
Altiero Spinelli Building
European Parliament, Brussels

European Parliamentary Research Service
Directorate General for Communication


13.30   Opening

by Vice-Presidents, Ms Mairead McGuinness, MEP and Ms Sylvie Guillaume, MEP

13:40   European Election Study

Presentations by:

  • Professor Hermann Schmitt, Professor in Electoral Politics, University of Manchester
  • Professor Wouter van der Brug, Professor of Political Science, University of Amsterdam
  • Dr Sebastian Popa, Researcher, University of Mannheim

14:00   Panel discussion:

Mairead McGuinness, MEP, EP Vice-President; Sylvie Guillaume, MEP, Vice-President | Professor Hermann Schmitt | Professor Wouter van der Brug |Dr Sebastian Popa, Researcher, University of Mannheim |  Jacques Nancy, Head of Public Opinion Monitoring Unit, DG COMM

Moderated by Etienne Bassot, Director, Members' Research Service, DG EPRS

14.20   Questions and answers

14.50   Conclusions

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