2021 class of 40 under 40 Europe India Leaders list
( #EuropeIndia40)

EICBI 2021 Class of EuropeIndia40 leaders

The 22 women and 18 men who made to the 2021 class of EuropeIndia40 list come from all walks of life and represent 19 different nationalities

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EICBI 2021 Class of EuropeIndia40 leaders
EuropeIndia40 EICBI leaders list

EUIndia60 Committee

EuIndia60 Committee has been formed by EICBI and SFDI to coordinate activities as part of the EuIndia60 Campaign. The committee is expected to include Members of Parliament from India/ UK/ EU, leaders from India/ UK/ EU, EuropeIndia40 leaders and other stakeholders in the EU India corridor.

Virtual summit of EUIndia60 campaign - EU India: A retrospective on 60 years of Diplomatic relations

January 27, 2022

On 27th January, EICBI organised the first virtual summit of the EUIndia60 campaign. This summit titled "EU India: A retrospective on 60 years of Diplomatic relations" looked at how EU India relations have evolved over the 60 years and the most critical events in EU-India relations over the past 60 years.

The event had participation from number of leaders in the EU India corridor and UK India corridor alongside EuropeIndia40 leaders. Some of the leaders who shared their inputs during the summit are as follows

 

  • Mr Soren Gade - Member of European Parliament - Denmark/ Chairman - EU Delegation for Relations with India

  • Mr Seppo Nurmi - Deputy Head of Mission - Delegation of the European Union to India

  • Mr Geoffrey Van Orden CBE - Member of European Parliament - UK (1999 - 2020) / Chairman - EU Delegation for relations with India (2014 - 2019)/

  • EUIndia60 Committee

  • HE Mateja Vodeb Ghosh - Ambassador of Slovenia to India

  • ​Mr Niccolò Rinaldi - Directorate-General for External Policies of the Union - European Parliament

 

Find more details of the ceremony here - https://www.eicbi.org/post/a-virtual-summit-on-eu-india-a-retrospective-on-60-years-of-diplomatic-relations

Release of EUIndia60 Logo

November 5, 2021

EUIndia60 logo was released during the announcement of 2021 Class of EuropeIndia40. For the launch ceremony, British MP Hon Virendra Sharma MP {Member of Parliament - UK/ Chairman - Indo-British All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG)}; Member of European Parliament Mr Soren Gade (Chairman of the European Parliament's EU Delegation for Relations with India); Member of European Parliament Mr Sandro Gozi ( Member - EU Delegation for Relations with India, European Parliament/ Former Undersecretary for European affairs of the Italian Government); Indian Member of Parliament Mr Alphons kannanthanam (Member - Standing Committee for External Affairs, Indian Parliament/ Former Union Minister - India) and Mr Seppo Nurmi (Deputy Head of Mission - Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan ) shared a message with 2021 Class of EuropeIndia40 leaders during the virtual ceremony.

In the year 2022, India and the EU will celebrate 60 years of Diplomatic relations and the EuIndia60 campaign will focus on series of activities in 2022 to celebrate this special occasion. These activities will demonstrate the growing relationship between India and the EU over the last 60 years as well look at the future with hope as India shares many values with the European Union which makes India seem like a natural partner for the European Union

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