European office

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

Events & Programs


1 / 2 / 3 December 2021
Hybrid – Brussels and online

Digital advocacy and virtual engagement are critical components of the public affairs toolkit and offer organizations a growing range of options to engage with policymakers, potential partners or critics, and the public. Join our flagship digital conference #EUDAS21 to learn about the latest trends and brightest ideas on digital advocacy and communication.


7 December 2021

Join us for our annual briefing on China to learn more about the public affairs landscape, discuss the main political and business trends, and identify best practices for public affairs professionals.


14 December 2021

Are you prioritizing diversity and inclusion in your campaigns and communications? Whether you are developing a plan for connecting with lawmakers or building a grassroots advocacy program, investing in purpose-driven strategies will lead to meaningful change. Join us for a conversation on how to incorporate these key values into your public affairs program.

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.