European Liberal Leadership of the Future program: international graduate program for politicians

On Thursday the 22 th of November the second part of the European Liberal Leadership of the Future took place in Brussels. On Thursday both Stephanie Dörr and Erik Floor, office manager and policy advisor to MEP Caroline Nagtegaal  welcomed the participants in the European Parliament for a tour and an explanation about the work in the European Parliament.

On Friday the 23 th of November the program started with a session by political strategist and communication specialist Radu Magdin  from Smartlink Communications. During this session Radu discussed with the participants the influence from – and relation with traditional media. As an exercise the participants were asked to prepare for the role of journalist and the role of guest in a television interview. This session was followed by a training from Bartho Boer, Director of Communications at Dutch Railways on public speaking. As soon as the session started the participants were asked to put everything away and push the tables and chairs aside. With a great variety of exercises the participants developed their skills and worked towards a final speech at the end of the session. This thirty second speech was about the motivation of the participants to fulfill a political position within the EU or on a national level.  After this session the European Liberal Leadership of the Future came to an end.

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