Cooperatives Europe General Assembly 2018

Workshops / Cooperative Visits

16 May   
15:00-16:00 Arrivals and Registration 
16:00-18:00 Cooperatives Europe Board Meeting (by invitation only)
18:30-20:30 Welcome Reception
17 May  
08:30-09:30 Arrivals and Registration (Coffee)
09:30-09:45 Welcome Address 
  Chairman of the Board Kooperationen, Carsten Varneskov 
President of Cooperatives Europe Jean-Louis Bancel
09:45-10:45  Former President of the United Nations General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, on UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals
10:45-10.50  Introduction to Workshops and Programme for the Day 
11:00-12:30 Gender Equality - Room:Damgaardssalen
11:00-12:30  Collaborative Economy and Youth - Room: Atriumsalen
11:00-12:30  The Cooperative Model – from Europe to the World - Room: E-51
12:30-12:35  Group photo  
12:35-13:00 Lunch Break 
  Cooperative Visits 
13:00  Departure by bus to UN City
13:00  Departure by bus to Copenhagen Fur 
13:00  Departure by bus to Coop's Headquarters 
16:00-17:30  Sightseeing in Copenhagen by bus (Royal Palace, The Little Mermaid) 
18:00-19:30  Cocktail Dinner, Arbejdernes Landsbank, Copenhagen 
20:00-23:00  Evening in Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen 
23:00  Return to Helsingør by bus 
  Dress code: smart casual (limited time between conference and departures for visits and Tivoli)
18 May  
08:45-09:10 Registration (Coffee) and distribution of votes
09:15-09:30 Welcome Address by President of ICA, Ariel Guarco
09:30-09:45  #MyCoopStory awards 
09:45-11:00 Keynote speaker
Kirsten Brosbøl, Former Environment Secretary, MP and Chairman of the All-Party Network for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
11:00-11:15 Speech by Patrick Develtere, European Commission, principal advisor of the European Policy Strategy Center
11:15-12:00  Workshop Discussion Session, Chaired by Jean-Louis Bancel 
12:00-13:00  Cooperators: The Floor is Yours, Chaired by Jean-Louis Bancel
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-16:00  Statutory Business 
16:00-16:30  Coffee, Optional Art Tour and Goodbyes 



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Konventum, Helsingør. Photo: Henning Damgaard Sørensen