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Fourth edition of the ‘Addis Ababa’ Global Entreps Awards 2018


18 Jun 2018 to 19 Jun 2018


Science & Policymaking

Event Location

Cocktail Ceremony

Event Description

The 124-member international Jury gives 30 worldwide awards to outstanding citizens, authorities, initiatives, companies and institutions promoting Digitisation, the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030, and other major topics.
Official Opening by the President of the most representative EU Institution and Mr. Joaquin Boston, President of Entreps.
  • 'Digital Anti´Fake News': Mrs. Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society
  • Statement by Mr. Markku Markkula, 1st Vice-President (President 2015-2017) of the EU CoR
  • Statement by Mr. Yousef Bataineh, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Jordan to the European Union
  • Statement by Mr. Sergio Jaramillo, Ambassador of Colombia to the European Union
  • Statement by Ms. Natali Sabanadze, Ambassador of Georgia to the European Union
  • Speech by Mr. Anthony Gooch, Director of Public Affairs and Communications at the OECD
  • Statement by African Ambassador
Closing by Mr. Rodrigo de Lapuerta Montoya, Director of FAO of the United Nations to the EU and Mrs. Lilyana Pavlova, Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, 2018 -invited-
Confirmed Director-Generals:
  • Mrs. Lowri Evans, DG Grow;
  • Mr. Daniel Calleja, DG Environment
Confirmed MEPs European Parliament:
  • Mrs. Lara Comi;
  • Mrs. Maria Grapini
More Details:
Attendance of the event held on 18-19 June 2018 on the CoR premises in Brussels is free of charge. Prior registration is compulsory to access the conference. No on-site registration will be allowed.