European office

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

Events & Programs

Brussels Public Affairs Forum (1)

12 May 2022

One of the biggest challenges faced by public affairs leaders and teams is to measure and communicate internally the impact of their function. At the same time, demonstrating value – to members, boards, corporate leadership, and other internal stakeholders – is critical to gain internal support and achieve recognition for contributing to business objectives. Join us for an in-person exchange of perspectives between public affairs leaders on the challenging and critical topic.

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19 May 2022

Germany is one of the most influential countries in European Union political and policy-making processes. With a new government in place, a new post-Merkel era has begun. How is Berlin facing unprecedented challenges domestically and in Europe? What are the key issues and stakeholders that international public affairs teams need to know about?

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.