Making Europe’s Economic Union work

A livestream of the conference will be available on the Hertie School website, Facebook page and YouTube channel.


Henrik Enderlein, President, Hertie School and Director, Jacques Delors Institut – Berlin


Enrico Letta, President, Jacques Delors Institute in Paris, Dean of the School of International Affairs at Sciences Po Paris (PSIA) and former Italian Prime Minister

(Picture: Presidenza della Repubblica)

Message from

Jacques Delors, President of the European Commission (1985-1995)


Mario Draghi, President, European Central Bank

Panel discussion

Opening remarks: Olaf Scholz, Federal Minister of Finance

(Picture: SPD Hamburg/Sabrina Theissen)

Elga Bartsch, Head of Economic and Markets Research, BlackRock Investment Institute


Pascal Lamy, President Emeritus of the Jacques Delors Institute and former WTO Director-General

Chair:  Katharina Gnath, Senior Project Manager, Bertelsmann Stiftung

(Picture: Fotostudio Clemens/Bertelsmann Stiftung)

Closing statement

Aart De Geus, Chairman and CEO, Bertelsmann Stiftung

(Picture: Besim Mazhiqi/Bertelsmann Stiftung)

A joint event by the Bertelsmann Stiftung, Hertie School, Institut Jacques Delors in Paris, and Jacques Delors Institut – Berlin.