European office

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

Events & Programs

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25 January 2022

What are the main trends for public affairs professionals looking for their next career move or wanting to grow within their organization? Join us as we discuss what companies are looking for when hiring new talent.


27 January 2022

The past year has been witness to global conversations that fundamentally impact the way governments and companies engage with their societies – from the COVID-19 pandemic to sustainability, climate change and diversity and inclusion. Join this virtual conversation to hear from leaders about what these changes mean for the public affairs function globally, and the key trends on the horizon.

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Training seminar
24 February 2022

Our first training seminar on core public affairs skills will focus on laying the foundations of a successful strategy. Join this seminar to learn more about how to conduct an assessment of your internal and external landscape, how to identify key issues and priorities, and how to translate them into concrete objectives and KPIs that will guide implementation.

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.