Saturday, 29 May
16:00 - 16:30
©Jesse De Meulenaere
Petra De Sutter, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Administration, Public Enterprises, Telecommunication and the Postal Services
Petra De Sutter was sworn in on the 1st October 2020 as Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Public Administration, Public Enterprises, Telecommunication and Post. Before that, she was elected to the European Parliament as the leading candidate for her party Groen and was the first Green Chair of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. After a long career as a university professor and as gynecologist and fertility expert, she entered politics in 2014, and sat in the Belgian Senate and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.