The Prime Minister of Lithuania – Saulius Skvernelis, confirmed his participation in the Economic Forum in Krynica

We have the pleasure to announce that the Prime Minister of Lithuania, Saulius Skvernelis, confirmed his presence at this year’s, 18 th edition of the Economic Forum in Krynica.

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Saulius Skvernelis was appointed as Prime Minister in 2016. He served as Minister of the Interior from 2014 to 2016 and he was also a member of the Seimas. In 2011 Skvernelis was apointed as the Police Commissioner General of Lithuania. Previously he gradually rised through the ranks in the structures of the Lithuanian police. In 1994-1998 he was a lecturer of Police Law and Professional Tactics Department of the  Lithuanian Police Academy. In 2005 he took his master’s degree in law from the Mykolas Romeris University and in 1994 he graduated from the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University.

Prime Minister Skvernelis will take part in the plenary session entitled ”A Europe of Common Values or A Europe of Common Interests?” which is also the main theme of the whole Forum.  The guests will discuss possible scenatios regarding the future of the European Union which is currently undergoing a period of reforms.There are those who see the EU as a community of democratic values, deeply rooted in the vision of her founding fathers. Others think of the Union as a bloc – a zone of free trade and they want as little influence of the European institutions on political, as well as constitutional issues of the member states as possible. Is it possible for one of those options to prevail for good?