Anthony Antoine delivers keynote at Helsinki Challenge event and moderates EUTOPIA Debate Evening

On 26 September, IES Executive Director Anthony Antoine delivered a keynote speech on "the salient role of the universities in implementing the UN 2030 Agenda and the particular importance of societal impact of multidisciplinary research in developing sustainable and global solutions" at the Helsinki Challenge Global Impact Camp in Brussels. The Global Impact Camp in Brussels was a two-day intensive co-creation session focusing on societal impact of research, funding and collaboration with international experts and EU decision-makers. 

On the same day, Anthony moderated the debate between Bart Staes (MEP, Groen), Flor Didden (11.11.11) and Professor Ilse Ruyssen (UGent) at the EUTOPIA debate evening in Bruges in collaboration with 11.11.11. This debate evening was entitled: "Wij tegen zij? het Europees Migratiebeleid kritisch doorgelicht".