Speaker BIO

Raphaël Glucksmann is a Member of the European Parliament representing France for S&D since 2019. He serves as the Chair of the Special Committee on Foreign Interference in all Democratic Processes in the European Union, including Disinformation. He is also member of INTA, AFET, DROI and SEDE committees.

After graduating from SciencePo Paris, he was a journalist in Algeria (2002) before carrying out an investigation on France’s responsibility for the genocide of the Tutsi in Rwanda (2004). From 2008 to 2013, he worked on the rapprochement of Georgia and the European Union. In 2017-2018, he was the director of the Nouveau Magazine Littéraire. He has co-founded new political party in 2018 called "Place Publique". He is the author of four political and philosophical essays.