The Eurovision Presidential Debate, the second edition, was broadcasted live from the European Parliament in Brussels on May 15, 2019, at 21:00 CET. This 90-minute event, provided free-of-charge, featured discussions primarily in English, with simultaneous interpretation available in all 24 official EU languages. Six lead candidates ("Spitzenkandidaten") from various political affiliations engaged in debates concerning the upcoming EU elections. Moderated by renowned TV anchors Markus Preiss, Emilie Tran-Nguyen, and Annastiina Heikkilä, the debate aimed to provide a platform for democratic discourse and engagement, addressing key issues facing the European Union and its citizens.