WEDNESDAY 21 OCTOBER
9:00-14:20
Joint Seminar EPP Group in the EP and EPP (Eurostars Madrid Tower)
  • ‘EPP success story on Growth and Jobs’
10:00-12:00
Resolution Committee (Sala Madrid, 1st floor)
9:30-13:00
Sideline Program: meetings of PP and EPP Member Associations, EPP Group in the CoR, WMCES and related Organizations
12:30-14:30
EPP Political Assembly (Sala Madrid, 1st floor)
13:00-14:30
Lunch delegates and CoR participants offered by WMCES and EPP Group in the CoR (Cafetaria, Ground floor)
14:00-17:00
Election EPP President (Voting area, 3rd floor)
15:00-21:15
EPP Congress 1st Plenary Session (Sala Polivalente, 3rd floor)
15:00-15:45
Opening of the Congress
Welcome by the Secretary General of Partido Popular
Reports of the EPP President, EPP Secretary General and President WMCES
15:45-16:00
Vote on the Statutory Modifications
16:00-16:15
Panel Debate with the Chairmen EPP Groups in the Parliamentary Assemblies of OSCE and COE
  • ‘Hybrid Warfare- a new security challenge for Europe’
16:15-16:45
Congress Document ‘Protecting the Union and Promoting Our Values’ : discussion and vote
16:45-17:00
Panel Debate with the Chairpersons of ESU, EUCDW and EDS
  • ‘How can we build a more inclusive society in the 21st century?’
17:00-17:30
Presidents OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, CoR and non-EU Opposition Leaders
17:30-17:45
Panel Debate with the Chairpersons of the EPP Group in the CoR, EPP Women and YEPP
  • ‘Boosting growth and creating jobs’
17:45-18:45
Heads of State and Government- non-EU
18:45-19:00
Congress Resolutions : discussion and vote
19:00-20:00
EU Opposition Leaders
20:00-20:45
Panel Debate
  • ‘Migration : Solutions to manage, Ideas to integrate’
Vote on EPP Emergency Resolution on Migration
20:45-21:15
EPP Merit Award Ceremony
21:15
Proclamation result election EPP President and Nomination for election of the EPP Secretary General by the EPP President
21:30-23:00
Dinner for the Congress delegates hosted by Partido Popular (Novotel, Campo de las Naciones)
Congress Sideline Event
17:00-18:30
Seminar organized by EPP and EIN
  • ‘Mediterranean Stability: Security, Migration and Cooperation’ (Sala Paris, 1st floor)
THURSDAY 22 OCTOBER
9:00-10:30
EPP Group Study Days (Eurostars Madrid Tower)
11:00-12:45
Congress Policy Debate
  • ‘More money to invest, more opportunities for European citizens’ (Sala Paris, 1st floor)
Congress Policy Debate
  • ‘Democracy under Assault : the Threat of Populism for Modern Societies’ (organization WMCES) (Sala Madrid, 1st floor)
13:00-15:00
EPP Summit Heads of State and Government (Restricted to the members of the EPP Summit. Strictly upon invitation)
13:00-14:30
Lunch delegates hosted by the EPP Group in the EP (Cafetaria, Ground floor)
12:00-16:30
Election EPP Secretary General, 10 Vice-Presidents and Treasurer (Voting area, 3rd floor)
15:00-19:15
EPP Congress 2nd Plenary Session(Sala Polivalente, 3rd floor)
15:00-15:45
Opening of the Congress
Welcome by the President of the Region of Madrid
EU Opposition Leaders, former Heads of State and Government
15:45-18:30
EU Deputy Prime Ministers
EU Prime Ministers and Heads of State
The Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament
The President of the European Council
The President of the European Commission
18:30-18:45
Proclamation result election EPP Secretary General, Vice-Presidents and Treasurer
18:45
The Prime Minister of Spain
Closing of the Congress
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