European Union Student Association is excited to announce its first panel discussion in the academic year 2019-2020! This event will look into the appointment of the new European Commission, the discourse around the Spitzenkandidaten system and the criticism around the appointment of Ursula von der Leyen as the Commission president. Additionally, we will discuss the expectations from the new commissioners and the challenges that lay ahead of them. The speakers of this event are:
Mr. Adriaan Nunes from Clingendael, Netherlands Institute of International Relations;
Mr. Alexander Schilin, from the Institute of Political Sciences, Leiden University;
Mr. Lukas Spielberger, from the Institute of Political Sciences, Leiden University.
The discussion took place on Friday, the 18th of October 2019, at 18:00 in the Lipsius Building of Leiden University (Cleveringaplaats 1, 2311 BD Leiden), Room 19.