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  • FleishmanHillard hosts College of Europe alumni to discuss Europe’s new energy market design

    October 17, 2016

    On 10 October 2016, FleishmanHillard Brussels hosted a roundtable event organized by the College of Europe Alumni Energy Group on the upcoming legislative package to reform Europe’s power markets. How to re-invent Europe’s electricity system? Will the European Commission be able to “make markets fit for renewables and renewables fit for markets”? What is the role of conventional generation in the new system? These were amongst the questions addressed during the event. Moderated by James...

  • FH Brussels hosts Head of Basel Banking Committee

    October 13, 2016

    FleishmanHillard this week hosted Bill Coen, the Secretary-General of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision for a breakfast roundtable on upcoming international banking reforms and their impact on the European banking sector. Ahead of his much anticipated appearance before the European Parliament later in the day, senior representatives for Member States and the banking sector braved a rainy Brussels dawn to attend. Against the backdrop of ongoing work to revise the EU framework for bank...

  • FleishmanHillard hosts leading MEP for discussion on copyright reform

    October 5, 2016

    Last week, FleishmanHillard had the honour to host Julia Reda, Member of the European Parliament, at a roundtable on the recent Copyright Reform Package. Also in attendance were a wide range of private sector companies from the media, publishing and online industries. The discussion, as expected, was passionate, with ideas being exchanged on ancillary copyright, hyperlinks, text to data mining, protected content by online services, the extension of the country of origin in the regulation and...

  • The FinTech Revolution – Will Europe get it right?

    October 4, 2016

    On 4 October FleishmanHillard will host key decision makers within the European Commission to discuss Europe’s policy strategy around the ongoing FinTech Revolution.    With technology driving major changes in the financial sector, the discussion will be an opportunity to reflect on Europe’s approach to FinTech’s emerging opportunities and challenges with our guest speakers from the European Commission : Peter Kerstens, Head of the Financial Technology Task Force and Advisor on Cybersecurity at DG FISMA Peteris...

  • ‘The new energy market design: Does more regulation mean more competition and security?’

    September 26, 2016

    Member of FleishmanHillard's International Advisory Board, Jean-Arnold Vinois, and director of our Brussels energy team, Matt Hinde, will be speaking in Poland on how the European Commission's new energy market design proposal means for competition and energy security. The debate will be part of the 'Energy Lab' series, a Polish initiatives which was created to exchange ideas and hold open discussions about energy – without prejudices and outside of the political debate. Energy Lab is organised...

  • Hydrogen Gas Networks – The Alternative for Heating?

    September 21, 2016

    Wednesday, 5 October 2016 |  12.00 - 14.00 FleishmanHillard Office  |  Square de Meeûs 35, 2nd floor  |  1000 Brussels As the EU looks for solutions to the challenge of implementing the Paris Agreement, there is ever greater focus on how we heat and cool our buildings. While electrification is often the main focus, a new project could show a different path to a decarbonised heating and cooling system. The conversion of Europe’s gas heating networks...

  • The U.S. Presidential Election 2016 – view from both sides

    September 20, 2016

    The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU), in partnership with FleishmanHillard, have arranged what is sure to be one of the liveliest discussions on the US Presidential election this year, with key representatives from both campaigns discussing candidates who have been among the most divisive in recent history. Speakers include: Kris Balderston, former deputy chief of staff to Hillary Clinton, now President of Global Public Affairs and Strategic Engagement with FleishmanHillard Jack Kingston, Former Republican Congressman; Senior...

  • FleishmanHillard Hosts MEP Julia Reda for Roundtable on Copyright Reforms – 30 September

    September 13, 2016

    FleishmanHillard will be hosting German Pirate Party MEP Julia Reda for a discussion on copyright reforms on Friday 30 September, organised in partnership with the European Tech Alliance. The Greens/EFA Vice President has become well known for her strong views on copyright. These have been reflected in her report last year as rapporteur on the review of the Copyright Directive. The European Tech Alliance is group of fast-growing tech companies that have been built in Europe. They believe...

  • FleishmanHillard EU Managing Director to speak at ICCO Global PR Summit

    September 5, 2016

    Caroline Wunnerlich, Managing Director of FleishmanHillard EU, will speak at the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) Global PR Summit in Oxford, taking place September 29-30. The Global ICCO PR Summit brings together senior practitioners from public relations consultancies around the world. We are very excited to bring the Summit to Oxford, a world-leading centre of learning, teaching and research, made famous by the oldest university in the English-speaking world, Oxford University. The theme for the Summit...

  • FleishmanHillard to speak at WindEurope Summit Hamburg

    August 31, 2016

    At the annual meeting of the European wind energy industry in Hamburg 27-29 September, the director of FleishmanHillard's energy team Matt Hinde will discuss the implications of Brexit on the wind industry. As former Head of EU Strategy with the UK's Department of Energy and Climate Change Matt is ideally placed to offer insight into the impact of the transition to a post-Brexit EU. Find details of the panel here, and register for the conference here...