Events

The President of the European Court of Justice, Vassilios Skouris in Argo – Hellenic Network in Belgium

English

“You just need to think about what would happen if the European Union –the Commission, the Council, the Parliament and the Court– stopped working for 15 days, or to put it in more market-relevant terms, if the internal, single market stopped working. Just thinking about that, it becomes worthwhile defending and attempting to firmly establish the European idea,” said Mr.

Costas Simitis, Greek ex-Prime Minister gave a speech on EU policy issues in front of ARGO’s large audience

English

On 24 March 2015, ARGO held another successful Dine & Discuss event during which an overwhelming number of participants had the pleasure to meet Mr. Costas Simitis, Greek ex-Prime Minister and listen to his speech entitled “European Union’s prospects today. A new European policy is needed”.

Selected parts of his speech are here below cited (ARGO’s liberal translation in English):

Invitation to dine with the former Prime Minister Mr. Costas Simitis - Tuesday, 24.3.2015

English

We are particularly pleased to invite you to a dinner at 20:00 hours on Tuesday 24.3.2015.

The guest speaker will be the former Prime Minister, Mr. Costas Simitis.

The dinner will be held at Hotel Le Chatelain (Rue du Châtelain 17, 1000 Brussels, tel.: +32 (0)2 646 00 55, http://www.le-chatelain.com/

Invitation to enjoy a Cycladic beer in Brussels, Tuesday 24.2.2015

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The Cyclades Micro-Brewery was set up from scratch on the island of Tinos amid the recession. 18 months after Nisos beer was launched, it’s won a prize as the world’s second best Pilsner, having won the Silver Prize in the European Beer Star competition, the Oscars of brewing one might say. That’s the highest accolade any Greek beer has ever won.

Invitation to dine with the European Commission Chief Spokesperson, Mr. Margaritis Schinas (15.1.2015)

English
We are particularly pleased to invite you to our first dinner event of the new year. Our guest speaker is Mr. Margaritis Schinas, European Commission Chief Spokesperson. Dinner is at 20:00 hours on Thursday 15.2.2015 at Hotel Chatelain (Rue du Châtelain 17, 1000 Brussels, tel.: +32 (0)2 646 00 55, http://www.le-chatelain.com/).

Invitation to dine with the European Commissioner, Mr. Dimitris Avramopoulos (4.12.2014)

English
We are particularly pleased to invite you to dine with the European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Mr. Dimitris Avramopoulos at 20:00 on Thursday 4.12.2014 at Hotel Le Chatelain (Rue du Châtelain 17, 1000 Brussels, tel.: +32 (0)2 646 00 55, http://www.le-chatelain.com/).

Large turnout of Greeks at the first event hosted by the Argo Network in Brussels with European Commissioner, Mrs. M. Damanaki, as guest speaker

English
The first event / dinner hosted by ARGO – Hellenic Network in Belgium, last Wednesday (14.5.2014) at a well-known hotel in Brussels was a great success. The guest speaker was Mrs. Maria Damanaki, European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.