Shaping an Inclusive, Sustainable, and Free Economy in Europe
Global Compact Network Netherlands and Socires invite you to the presentation of the Balkenende Report on the Future of the Market Economy in Europe for young professionals from the international and Dutch business community—an exclusive in-person event at Pakhuis de Zwijger on 17 June 2022.
The report is the result of a study led by the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands Prof. Jan Peter Balkenende and Prof. Govert Buijs, conducted in 2020-2021 by the Moral Markets program of the Vrije Universiteit, in collaboration with a number of Dutch think tanks. The report focuses on various themes, including the European community, geopolitics, Big Tech, the labor market, the importance of SMEs, corporate social responsibility, financial sector reform, and growing income and wealth inequality.
JAN PETER BALKENENDE
Former Prime Minister, External Senior Advisor to EY, Professor Erasmus University, Ass. Partner Hague Corporate Affairs
Goldschmeding Chair on Social and Economic Innovation at the Faculty of Humanities Vrije Universiteit (partly supported by the Dr. Abraham Kuyper Fund)
LINDA VAN BEEK
Executive Director Global Compact Network Netherlands
15:00 Welcome & introduction by Linda van Beek
15:15 Presentation Balkenende Report by Jan Peter Balkenende and Govert Buijs & Round of Questions
16:30 Discussion in small groups on the meaning and application of the European Economic Model
17:30 Networking Drinks
The language of this event is English.
The registration is complimentary and limited to 100 participants. The tickets will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.
We look forward to welcoming you to this timely and exclusive event!