本期學者專欄，邀請東海大學政治學系陳蔚芳助理教授，撰寫「歐盟新領導人與歐洲整合之未來」一文，分析歐洲議會大選後歐盟整合的未來展望。2019年5月下旬歐洲議會迎來五年一次的改選，隨之而來的是歐盟執政團隊換屆，本屆改選迎來首位女性歐盟執委會主席范德賴恩 (Ursula von der Leyen)，但在換屆的過程也充分反映歐盟會員國之間的政治角力，特別是關於執委會主席人選多日懸而未決，這也顯示歐盟內部的權力結構正在改變，其結果自然影響歐盟內部的政治動態以及歐盟政策的推進。
On February 20th, 2020, the European Union announced the "AI White Paper" to expose the concept and action of Digital Reform of the EU. Digital is a key enabler to fighting climate change and achieving the green transition. The European data strategy and the policy options to ensure the human-centric development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) presented today are the first steps towards achieving these goals.
After Brexit, the EU also faced the challenge of the 2021-2027 MFF. EU's budget is different from other countries to set the budget every year. The Meeting on February 20th, 2020, focused on three items: 2021-2027 MFF, how to fill the shortage after Brexit, and how to allocate budget funds.
The column of the scholar, we invite Assistant Professor, Chen Weifang from the Department of Political Science at Tunghai University to write the article "The Future of EU New Leadership and European Integration" to analyze the future prospects of EU integration after the European Parliament election.
The column of the reader who wrote by Hu Yuxuan from the Master of the Graduate Institute of European Studies at Tamkang University, to share the research of the "Relationship between the European Union and Member States-Using the Early Warning System as an Example".