The Council of Councils Rome Regional Conference

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

Council of Councils Rome Regional Conference Agenda (PDF)

Rapporteur's Report for the Rome Regional Conference (PDF)

Transcript: Ignazio Visco Governor, Bank of Italy, "The Exit from the Euro Crisis: Opportunities and Challenges of the Banking Union" (PDF)

Press Release: Ignazio Visco, Governor, Bank of Italy (PDF)

Press Release: Emma Bonino, Italian Foreign Minister (PDF)