The members of the Committee of the Regions (CoR) will soon meet at the 108th Plenary Session.
What's on the agenda?
The first day of the plenary session (6 October) will be marked by the official opening of the OPEN DAYS "GROWING TOGETHER - SMART INVESTMENT FOR PEOPLE" in the presence of Ms Iskra Mihaylova, Chairwoman of the Committee on Regional Development (REGI) of the European Parliament, Mr José Ramón Luis Valcárcel Siso, Vice-President of the European Parliament, Mr Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Regional Policy and Mr José Ángel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD.
On the second day (7 October), the CoR members will have the pleasure to welcome Mr Sandro Gozi, Secretary of State for European Affairs, who will present the priorities of the Italian Presidency.
On the last day of the plenary session (8 October), the members will hold a debate on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with two distinguished invitees: Mr Karel de Gucht, Member of the European Commission, responsible for Trade and Mr Anthony Luzzatto Gardner, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union.
The agenda, opinions and working documents are available online.
All plenary sessions are publicly web streamed live in all official EU languages on www.cor.europa.eu.
08.10.2014 - Debate on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment PartnershipU.S. Ambassador to the European Union Anthony Luzzatto Gardner's intervention and press conference after the debate with CoR members and EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht