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The Council of Councils Third Regional Conference: Rome

Sep 8, 2013—Sep 10, 2013

On September 8–10, 2013, the Italian Institute of International Affairs and CFR convened the third Council of Councils regional conference: "Europe and the Future of Global Governance."

Participants discussed six major themes:

• The European crisis: the eurozone's future and the European Union's role in global governance
• The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and the future of international trade
• Transformation in the Arab world: the role of regional and global institutions
• The BRICS: What contribution do they give to global governance?
• The geopolitics of energy: the European case
• The future of the Group of Twenty