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The Programme

meu tallinn 2017

MEU Tallinn 2017

Official Programme

July 22 (Sat) Arrival Day: no programme scheduled!
Optional guided city tour of Tallinn Old Town for early arrivals (pre-registration required); meeting point in front of Fat Margaret’s hostel (Põhja pst 27).

July 23 (Sun) Introductory Day & Workshops – Nordic Hotel Forum (Viru väljak 3)
9.00-10.00 Breakfast (Estonian Business School – A. Lauteri 3)
10.00-10.15 Opening Ceremony
10.15-10.30 Introduction to MEU Tallinn team members
10.30-11.30 Introduction to MEU Tallinn format, schedule and practicalities
11.30-12.30 Lecture on EU institutions and ordinary legislative procedure / Workshop for the Journalists
12.30-13.00 Coffee break & snacks
13.00-14.30 Workshop on the rules of procedure of MEU Tallinn 2017 / Workshop for the Journalists
14.30-15.00 Buffet afternoon
15.00-19.30 Panel discussion: “How will the internet affect the way in which we are governed?”
Speakers: Innar Liiv (Associate Professor in Data Sciences, Tallinn University of Technology); Liis Rebane (Head of Estonian Cyber Security Policy at the Ministry of Economic Affairs & Communications); Margus Mägi (Advisor for the EU Secretariat at the Government Office of Estonia).
19.30-… Free evening.

July 24 (Mon) Simulation day 1: Working Sessions in Council Configurations.
COMPET – Ministry of Economic Affairs & Communications (Harju 11)
EPSCO – Ministry of Rural Affairs (Lai 39)
FAC – Ministry of Environment (Narva mnt 7a)
9.00-10.00 Breakfast (Estonian Business School – A. Lauteri 3)
10.00-11.30 Working session in the Council of the European Union
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-13.30 Working session in the Council of the European Union
13.30-15.00 Lunch (Estonian Business School – A. Lauteri 3)
15.00-16.00 Working session in the Council of the European Union
16.00-16.15 Coffee Break
16.15-18.00 Working session in the Council of the European Union
18.00-20.00 Free time
20.00-… Eurofeast (Alter Stuudio – Fr. R. Kreutzwaldi 24).

July 25 (Tue) Simulation day 2: Working Sessions in Council Configurations.
COMPET – Ministry of Economic Affairs & Communications (Harju 11)
EPSCO – Ministry of Rural Affairs (Lai 39)
FAC – Ministry of Environment (Narva mnt 7a)
9.00-10.00 Breakfast (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
10.00-11.30 Working session in the Council of the European Union
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-13.30 Working session in the Council of the European Union
13.30-15.00 Lunch (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
15.00-16.00 Working session in the Council of the European Union
16.00-16.15 Coffee Break
16.15-17.15 Working session in the Council of the European Union
17.15-18.00 Press conference
18.00-19.00 Free time
19.00-20.30 Guided city tour of Tallinn Old Town (preregistration required!).

July 26 (Wed) – Simulation day 3: Meetings of the Parliament Political Groups.
University of Tallinn – Narva mnt 25
9.00-10.00 Breakfast (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
10.00-11.30 Meeting of the parliamentary political groups
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-13.30 Meeting of the parliamentary political groups
13.30-15.00 Lunch (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
15.00-16.30 Inter-parliamentary group negotiation round
16.30-16.45 Coffee Break
16.45-18.30 Meeting of the parliamentary political groups
18.30-… Free evening

July 27 (Thu) – Simulation day 4: Parliament Plenary Meeting.
Morning: Tallinn University – Narva mnt 25
Afternoon: Ministry of Environment – Narva mnt 7a
9:00-10:00 Breakfast (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
10.00-11.30 Inter-parliamentary group negotiation round
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
12.00-12.45 Meeting of the parliamentary political groups
12.45-13.30 Press Conference
13.30-15.00 Lunch (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
15.00-15.30 Meeting of the European Parliament: Parliament procedure introduction
15.15-18.30 Meeting of the European Parliament: Discussion of Proposal #1
18.30- … Free evening

July 28 (Fri) – Simulation day 5: Parliament Plenary Meeting.
Ministry of Environment – Narva mnt 7a
09:00-10:00 Breakfast (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
10:00-13:00 Meeting of the European Parliament: Discussion of Proposal #2
13:00-14:30 Lunch (EBS – A. Lauteri 3)
14:30-17:30 Meeting of the European Parliament: Discussion of Proposal #3
17:30-18:30 Closing Ceremony & coffee
18:30-20.00 Free time
20.00-… Farewell party (Nãganaga – Uus 25)

July 29 (Sat)Departure day: no programme scheduled!