European Youth Press - Network of Young Media Makers

International Conference promoted by the European Youth Press

Do You Speak European?

Second event of Jean Monnet Project "Vote for Europe - 2019"

Agenda:

Opening (10:00 – 11:15)

  • Niels Timmermans, EYP treasurer (why this project and its topic are important for media makers)
  • Martin Maska, Board member of European Dialogue Slovakia and member of the Paneuropean Union Austria (elections and campaigning in the future, is the EU-wide campaign possible?)
  • 2 MEPs (tbc)

Panel discussion (11:30 – 13:00)

  • prof. Edoardo Novelli, University Roma Tre (presentation of Vote4Europe-2019 project)
  • Anna Udre, journalist (EP elections in media, Latvian perspective)
  • Richard Brix, researcher (awareness of the EP among young people, Slovakian experiences)
  • Thomas Grau, researcher (U18 project – elections for young people who don’t have voting right)
  • Miguel Góngora, chairperson of Children and Youth Parliament Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf (young people campaigning and changing policies at local level)

Workshop (14:30 – 16:00)

  • Media literacy and analysis with particular attention to political campaigns
  • Online tools can be used for European political awareness raising (GeoCitizen, eSPOONe, YouthMetre)

Networking

Updated list of speakers will be published on this webpage and sent to registered participants one week before the event.

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