We are delighted to annouce that José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, will deliver a keynote address at this year's European Business Summit.

President Barroso will speak in the opening plenary session on the 14th of May, looking at Moving Beyond the Crisis - What Kind of Europe Do We Need. The President will be introduced by Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium.

The opening plenary session will also include Michèle Sioen, President of the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium, Emma Marcegaglia, President of BUSINESSEUROPE and Jo Deblaere, COO and Group Chief Executive, Europe of Accenture.