[AUDIO] May 24th -25th, 2018: “International Conference The enhanced Cooperation for the Establishment of the EPPO”


International Conference


The enhanced Cooperation for the Establishment of the EPPO




May 24th -25th, 2018


Palazzo Santa Chiara


Piazza Santa Chiara 14 00186 Rome

May 24th morning


9:00-9:30 am


Participant Registration


9:30-10:15 am


Opening addresses:


Italian Minister of Justice


Giovanni Legnini, Vice President of Consiglio Superiore della Magistratura


Andrea Mascherin, President of Consiglio Nazionale Forense


Moderator: Elena Paciotti, Fondazione Basso


Session I – Structure and Power of European prosecution


10:15-11:30 am




Ingeborg Grässle, President of Budgetary Control Committee (CONT), European Parliament


Petar Rashkov, Director for International Legal
Cooperation and EU Matters at Bulgarian Ministry of Justice, seconded as
Head of Justice Section at Permanent Representation of Bulgaria to the


Peter Csonka, Head of Unit General Criminal Law, DG Justice, European Commission

Valsamis Mitsilegas, Professor of European Criminal Law, Queen Mary University


Moderator: Anne Weyenbergh, Professor at the ULB (Institute for European Studies) and Coordinator of ECLAN


Coffee break


12:00 am-1:00 pm






May 24th afternoon


Session II – External
relations of EPPO: cooperation with non-participant states, third
countries, and other EU agencies, in particular, OLAF and Eurojust


2:00-4:00 pm




Alexandra Jour-Schroeder, Director DG Justice – Criminal Justice Directorate, European Commission


Luca De Matteis, Magistrate, Temporary Legal and Policy Officer at OLAF


Filippo Spiezia, Vice President of Eurojust


Nicholas Franssen, Counsellor at the Law Enforcement Department, Ministry of Justice and Security, The Netherlands


Zuzana Stofova, Representative of the Ministry of Justice of Slovak Republic

Moderator: Gualtiero Michelini, Magistrate, Representative of MEDEL (Magistrats européens pour la démocratie et les libertés)


Coffee break


4:00-5:00 pm




May 25th morning


Session III – Legislative or regulatory modifications to be introduced in participant Member States to the enhanced cooperation


9:00- 11:00




David Vilas Alvarez, Spanish State Attorney, Coordinator Justice, Permanent Representation of Spain to the European Union
Emmanuelle Wachenheim, Magistrate, Ministry of Justice, France


Lorenzo Salazar, Deputy Prosecutor General to the Court of Appeal of Naples


Katalin Ligeti, Professor of European and International criminal law, University of Luxembourg


Zlata Durdevic, Professor of Criminal Law, University of Zagreb


Moderator: Hans-Holger Herrnfeld, Special Advisor in
the DG Criminal Law on the EPPO, German Federal Ministry of Justice,
former German National Member of Eurojust


Coffee break


11:30-12:30 am






May 25th afternoon


Session IV: The Italian case.
Structure and organization of national prosecution in which European
delegated prosecutors operate: matters of responsibility


2:00-3:30 pm




Eugenio Albamonte, Magistrate, former President of the Italian “Associazione Nazionale Magistrati“


Fabio Napoleone, Magistrate, Consiglio Superiore della Magistratura


Francesca Ruggieri, Professor of Criminal Procedure at University of Insubria


Moderator: Ignazio Patrone, Deputy Prosecutor general at the Italian Supreme Court


Coffee Break

3:30-4:30 pm




4:30 pm


Conclusion: Andrea Venegoni, Magistrate, Italian Supreme Court
Working languages: English and Italian (simultaneous interpretation will be provided).
Fondazione Lelio e Lisli Basso Onlus
Via della Dogana Vecchia, 5 00186 Roma

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