European office

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

Events & Programs


7 July 2020

The global pandemic has changed how we communicate in many ways, but most importantly it has changed what organizations need to communicate to stakeholders in order to retain trust and reputation. How can organizations navigate conflict and assure people that their company is operating safely?


7 July 2020

Crisis is a matter of if, not when. What can organizations do to ensure that the damage done doesn’t linger? How can companies come back stronger after an incident? Our webinar will detail how to assess the impact of a crisis, determine an appropriate course of action, and measure how an event and its response have affected organizational reputation.


8 July 2020

Germany will take over the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union as of July 1st. In particularly testing times for the European Union and globally, how will the presidency priorities and initiatives be shaped by the current crisis? And how can lobbyists adapt to the upcoming policy landscape and engage productively with the German presidency?

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
Managing Director, European Office
(+32) 496.20.14.16 | email

  • European & EU public affairs
  • Public affairs strategy
  • Science communication
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João Sousa
Senior Manager, 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.