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Deepening of EMU - Brdo pri Kranju 2. februar 2018

During financial crises it became evident that deepening of European Monetary Union is imminent for individual member states as well as for European Union as a whole. During the discussion period that started on December 15, 2017 and is planned to be finished in June 2018, we have managed to bring together key players, who will confront their views on very different current opinions concerning deepening of the European Monetary Union. Follow the event live HERE.


08.30 - 09.00


09.00 – 09.50

Welcome address

Metka Tekavčič, Dean of the Uiversity of Ljubljana, School of Economics and Business (SEB LU), Slovenia

Opening address

Mateja Vraničar Erman, Minister of Finance, Republic of Slovenia

Challenges of strengthening of EMU

Dušan Mramor, Professor, University of Ljubljana, School of Economics and Business, Slovenia
Boštjan Jazbec, Governor, Bank of Slovenia
09.50 - 10.15

Deepening EMU: challenges and opportunities

Maarten Verwey, Director general, EC
Moderated by Vasja Rant, professor, SEB LU
10.15 – 10.40

Potential ESM Role in Deepening of EMU

Klaus Regling, CEO, EFSM, ESM
Moderated by Marko Košak, professor, SEB LU
10.40 – 11.10

Coffee break

11.10 – 11.35

ECB's Views on Deepening EMU

Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board, ECB
Moderated by Igor Masten, professor, SEB LU
11.35 – 12.00

Lesions Learned and Actions Needed for Improvement of EMU

Jeroen Dijsselbloem, former president of Euro Group and former Minister of
Finance, Netherlands
Moderated by Matej Marinč, professor, SEB LU
12.00 – 13.00


Maarten Verwey, EC
Klaus Regling, ESM
Benoît Cœuré, ECB
Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Euro Group
Moderated by Viktoria Dendrinou, Reporter, Bloomberg.

Supported by:


petrol SID banka Zavarovalnica Triglav, d.d.

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