Greek President attends Opening of European Forum Alpbach

August 2, 2021
The Greek President, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, will attend the Opening of this year's European Forum Alpbach on the 23rd and 24th of August, together with the Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen, as part of her first visit to Austria.

The Greek President, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, will attend the Opening of this year's European Forum Alpbach on the 23rd and 24th of August, together with the Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen, as part of her first visit to Austria. Ms. Sakellaropoulou will take part in the discussion that will open the Forum and she will have talks with President Van der Bellen.

This year's forum is devoted to questions about the future of Europe, the opportunities offered by the climate crisis and the various ways of financing Europe's future. The opening discussion, under the title "Past the Storm, a Dream for Europe", will focus on what lessons we can learn from the recent past (including the pandemic) for the future of Europe and how Europe could deal with the diverse and sometimes diverging visions for further cooperation.