Upcoming events


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EFA365

Our EFA365 event series brings lively discussions and inspiring panel talks to the world beyond Alpbach. We invite you to pass the wait for the next Forum by joining what happens next to where you are!

Our European commitment is to summon those who contribute to a stronger Europe for the good of all. We organise not only the annual event in Alpbach, but also host continuous activities throughout the year. Our source of motivation is an ongoing, collaborative process of finding new ideas, culminating in the annual EFA event in Alpbach.

Upcoming events:

  • On 23 April 2024 we will take a close look at a topic from our Democracy and the Rule of Law track: "EU Media Freedom Act: A step in the right direction?" (in German language). The event takes place in Haus der Europäischen Union, Wipplingerstraße 35, 1010 Vienna at 5.30 p.m. Scrutinise the newly passed EU legislation on media pluralism and independence with Member of the Austrian Parliament Helmut Brandstätter, HEUTE Managing Director and Publisher Eva Dichand, and legal expert Nikolaus Forgó moderated by Die Presse journalist Anna Wallner. Please register HERE
  • On 6 May 2024, the Future of the Single Market will be addressed with First Vice-President of the European Parliament Othmar Karas and former Prime Minister of Italy Enrico Letta. The effectiveness of the Single Marked is currently challenged by geopolitical shifts, climate change and technological advances. Potential solutions to ensure prosperity and unity in Europe will be discussed in English language at Reitersaal at the OeKB, am Hof 4, 1010 Vienna starts at 5.30 p.m. Please register until 2 May HERE
  • Also on 6 May 2024, a discussion on the EU Special Committee on Foreign Interference in all Democratic Processes in the European Union, including Disinformation (INGE) will take place in cooperation with the Austrian public radio broadcaster Ö1. The event (in German language) takes place at 6 p.m. at ORF Radiokulturhaus, Argentinierstraße 30A, 1040 Vienna. Register via ORF RadioKulturhaus Kartenbüro to listen to NZZ journalist Damita Pressl, Cathleen Berger from Bertelsmann-Stiftung, and the two Members of the European Parliament and INGE Commission Andreas Schieder and Lukas Mandl.