Press invitation:

Press invitation: is pleased to invite you to the, on 18 November, at the Firm Art Lab in Jette or digitally via our Facebook Live.

Architect Oana Bogdan and Philippe Van Parijs will discuss with Brusselers two current themes: the city and state reform and an inclusive housing market for our capital.

During two round-table discussions, the Brusselers will be able to share their ideas or thoughts with these experts, and also ask pertinent questions to our politicians present.

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The evening will be held in Dutch, with translations in French and English. The multilingual Aimée Mukunde will moderate the evening.


18.30-19.15: Reception and small snacks

19.30: Introduction by State Secretary Pascal Smet and moderator Aimée Mukunde

19.50: city and state reform with economist Philippe Van Parijs and Brussels MP Els Rochette

20.40: affordable housing in Brussels with Oana Bogdan and Brussels MP Fouad Ahidar

21.20: Final word by group leader in the Flemish parliament Hannelore Goeman

21.30: Closing drink with music by Otto Kint

Due to corona restrictions, we ask you to confirm your attendance as soon as possible via [email protected] The event is free and accessible for everyone on presentation of a Covid Safe Ticket.