Cornelia Primosch is joined by Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen, spokeswoman of the European Commission, to discuss the Commission’s agenda for this week, in the latest issue of previEUws.
– Intellectual Property Rights study: first precise picture of how important IP right are for the European economy, presented by Michel Barnier, Commissioner for Internal Market, the European Patent Office and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market Presidents
– Economic and Monetary Union blueprint: a closer look, further integration and better monitoring of the social dimension of the EMU
– Regulated professions: a closer look at the barriers in place and means to ensure full integration of such professions in the Internal Market
– Results of the Regulatory Fitness and Performance Programme (REFIT) 2013: ‘we need to focus on the priorities and regulate where it really adds value to our European Union’
(Please note that the topics discussed are non-exhaustive as the College agenda has not been finalised at the time of recording of the programme.)