European office

The Public Affairs Council is the leading nonpartisan, nonpolitical association for public affairs professionals worldwide.

Events & Programs


Virtual Conference
15 – 17 June 2021

Sustainability, inclusion, and responsibility are key forces driving innovative approaches in business and politics. Join the Brussels Forum to connect with your peers and hear high-level presentations and discussions about strategy, trends, and how emerging issues are shaping public affairs — today and tomorrow.


Virtual Seminar
30 June 2021

In an uncertain and globalized world, global public affairs leaders need to act strategically and have a keen understanding of business risks and the socio-political environment. This half-day seminar will provide an overarching perspective on how to identify, assess, communicate and manage global risks. You’ll hear from public affairs peers, academics and corporate leaders.


Virtual Webinar
15 July 2021

Organizations and managers often work with teams across continents, countries and cultures. Join this webinar to hear practical insights and best practices on how public affairs leaders can build and manage global teams effectively, while following culturally sensitive and inclusive practices — including in an age of remote work.

Custom Training

We can provide your organization with customized presentations and training. PAC members organizations can request free briefings, as well as robust, customized training and presentations for a reduced fee. Click on the button below to find out more.

All employees of members of the Public Affairs Council are eligible to participate in our programs and services.

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András Baneth
Senior Advisor, European Office
(+32) 496.20.14.16 | email

  • European & EU public affairs
  • Public affairs strategy
  • Science communication

João Sousa
Managing Director, European Office
(+32) 476 63 95 03 | email

  • European government affairs
  • Strategic communication and planning
  • Risk and crisis communication

European Advisory Group

The European Advisory Group serves in a consultative capacity to share their perspective on the needs of the public affairs community, help guide the Council as it grows in this market and provide expertise on programming and best practices for working with European institutions including governmental bodies, media, community leaders and NGOs. Click on the button below to find out more.

The Council views the public affairs profession from a global perspective, and our aim is to help you and your team maximize your effectiveness in every market in which you operate.