Regional Youth Summit - Düsseldorf



Join this event in our series of regional Youth Summits where we present and discuss our main promises for young people for the next parliamentary term. More than 150 young leaders from all over Europe will travel to Düsseldorf to celebrate the adoption of the Renew Europe Youth Manifesto, engage with key policy-makers and participate in trainings on political activism by EU experts.

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Friday, 15/12/2023

13h00 - 14h00

Official opening & Keynote political speeches

- Stéphane Séjourné, MEP, President of Renew Europe (online)
- Moritz Körner, MEP Renew Europe
- Xavier Bettel, Deputy Prime Minister, Luxembourg (online tbc)
- Francoise Bertiaux, Minister of Youth, Belgium (online tbc)
- Michal Kobosko, Member of Parliament & Chair of the Committee on European Affairs, Poland

13h45 - 14h45

Presentation of the Renew4Youth Manifesto

- Dragoş Pîslaru, MEP, Co-Chair of the Renew4Youth Taskforce & Chair of the Employment and Social Affairs Committee (online)
- Monica Semedo, MEP Renew Europe
- Dan-Aria Sucuri, President, LYMEC
- Matteo Brizzi, Vice-President, YDE
- Ambroise Majean, President, Les JAM
- Dan Rosu, International Relations, REPER Youth

15h15 - 16h00

Panel discussion: outh Political Activism 3.0 - owning the new digital reality

Moderator: Svenja Hahn, MEP Renew Europe
- Isabel Schnitzler, City Councillor in Frankfurt, FDP
- Alina Piddubna, International Officer, Youth of the Ukrainian Servant of the People Party
- Laurenz Van Ginneken, Project Officer, European Liberal Forum

16h00 - 18h00


1. Combatting and fighting disinformation and fake news
2. Becoming viral in social media
3. Creating, engaging and mobilising networks online and offline
4. Convincing the crowds through public speaking and personal branding
5. Crowdfunding and fundraising – getting the money for your cause

Saturday, 16/12/2023

10h00 - 11h00

Presentation of the '’Renew4Youth - Let’s do it!’’ workshops

11h00 - 11h20

Motivational speech: Adam Gomola, Member of Parliament of Poland

11h20 - 11h30


The event will be livestreamed on our website & social media

>> Read our Youth Manifesto here


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