The Shifts in Geopolitics

The Shifts in Geopolitics

The Shifts in Geopolitics

DATE: Thu. 18th of June 2020

TIME: 7:45 PM – 9:00 PM (CEST)


Watch the Recording


By loading the video, you agree to YouTube's privacy policy.
Learn more

Load video

Progressive answers to (de-)globalisation in a post-Covid world

The COVID-19 crisis reveals the major structural weaknesses and inequalities that remain within our societies. Clearly, the crisis has the potential to further the social, political and economic divide in Europe. This turning point also presents opportunities to build healthier, fairer and more equal societies and reframe the progressive narrative of economic, social and global integration. This session reflects on Europe’s place in the world, and on the prospects for a progressive and inclusive recovery after the pandemic.


a sustainable recovery & just transition agenda

Renewing the parameters of innovative, carbon-neutral, digital and globalised economies that foster welfare, social equity and social mobility


the struggle
for liberal democracy

Rebalancing the responsibilities between the state and society with the aim of empowering civil society, promoting social cohesion and innovating the democratic system


strategies & capacities for progressives to govern

Imagining a narrative for an inclusive vision of the future, winning the public argument and developing strategies for progressives to govern


a progressive case for Europe & new multilateralism

Keeping Europe and its friends close together, whilst shaping values and institutions in times of geopolitical shifts

The Speakers

National Chairwoman of Alliance 90/ The Greens and Member of the German Parliament
Professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value at the University College London
German Federal Minister of Finance and Vice-Chancellor
Executive Vice President responsible for the European Green Deal and European Commissioner for Climate Action
Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce
Welcome to Booth.

Tincidunt id aliquet risus feugiat, inante metus dictum at tempor usis nans.