5-6 JUNE 2018 / Tour & Taxis / Brussels
  • EDD 2017 proceedings are now available

  • Save the date: EDD 2018 will take place on 5 - 6 June

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    EDD 2017 at a glance

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    Young Leaders Programme 2017

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EDD 2017 speakers

  • Her Majesty Mathilde the Queen of the Belgians
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Zanda Kalnina-Lukasevica
    Parliamentary State Secretary for EU Affairs, Latvia
    2017, 2016
  • Neven Mimica
    Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development
    European Commission
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Jean-Claude Juncker
    President of the European Commission
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Paul Polman
    CEO
    Unilever
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Romain Schneider
    Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Luxembourg
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Federica Mogherini
    High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President
    European Commission
    2017, 2016, 2015
  • Judith Sargentini
    MEP, Greens/EFA, Netherlands
    2017, 2015
  • Elly Schlein
    MEP, Socialist & Democrats, Italy
    2017, 2015
  • Professor Muhammad Yunus
    2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
    2017, 2009
  • Tertius Zongo
    Former Prime Minister of Burkina Faso and High-level advisor on Fragility in the Sahel Region
    African Development Bank
    2016, 2009
  • Amina Mohammed
    Deputy Secretary-General
    United Nations
    2017
  • Frans Timmermans
    First Vice-President for Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
    European Commission
    2016
  • Karim Michel Sabbagh
    President and CEO
    SES S.A.
    2017
  • Andrus Ansip
    Vice President for the Digital Single Market
    European Commission
    2017, 2016
  • Anna Zaborska
    Member
    European Parliament
    2016
  • Charles Goerens
    Member
    European Parliament
    2016, 2013, 2012, 2010
  • Ambroise Fayolle
    Vice President
    European Investment Bank
    2017, 2016
  • Alaa Murabit
    The Voice of Lybian Women
    Un Sustainable Development Goals Global Advocate
    2017, 2016
  • Arancha González
    Executive Director
    International Trade Centre
    2017, 2016
  • Vytenis Andriukaitis
    Commissioner for Health and Food Safety
    European Commission
    2017, 2016
  • Felix Moloua
    Minister of Economy and Planning of Central African Republic
    2017, 2016
  • Vimal Shah
    CEO
    BIDCO Africa
    2017
  • Christine Lagarde
    Managing Director
    International Monetary Fund
    2017
  • Beatriz Becerra Basterrechea
    Member
    European Parliament
    2017
  • Jeffrey Sachs
    Sustainable Development Goals Advocate and Professor Columbia University
    2017
  • Sam Cheptoris
    Minister of Water and Environment
    2017
  • Tibor Navracsics
    Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport
    European Commission - DG for Education and Culture
    2017
  • Mario Giro
    Vice minister of Foreign Affair and International Cooperation
    Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo
    2017
  • Susan Mboya
    President
    The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation
    2017
  • Sidi Tiémoko Touré
    Ministre de la Promotion de la Jeunesse, de l'Emploi des Jeunes et du Service Civique
    République de Côte d'Ivoire
    2017
  • Ulrika Modéer
    State Secretary for International Development
    Government of Sweden
    2017
  • Leymah Gbowee
    2011 Nobel Peace Laureate and Sustainable Development Goals Advocate
    Gbowee Peace Foundation
    2017
  • Margrethe Vestager
    Commissioner for Competition
    European Commission - DG for Competition
    2017
  • Wade Warren
    Acting Administrator
    United States Agency for International Development
    2017
  • Rebeca Grysnpan
    Secretary General
    SECRETARIA GENERAL IBEROAMERICANA
    2017
  • Maria Dolores Agüero
    Minister of Foreign Affairs
    MFA - Honduras
    2017

Another successful edition of EDD closes, after more than 120 sessions, 8,000 participants, and the involvement of a rich and vibrant development community.

Have a look at this year's highlights!

EDD 2017 - Best of Investing in development

Another successful edition of EDD closes, after more than 120 sessions, 8,000 participants, and the involvement of a rich and vibrant development community.

Have a look at this year's highlights!

EDD 2017 - Best of Investing in development

EDD 2017 - Best of Investing in development

Another successful edition of EDD closes, after more than 120 sessions, 8,000 participants, and the involvement of a rich and vibrant development community.

Have a look at this year's highlights!

European Development Days 2017