• FleishmanHillard roundtable: “Italian elections: national dynamics and European perspectives” – Key conclusions

    February 27, 2018

    On 21 February 2018, FleishmanHillard Brussels hosted a roundtable on the upcoming general elections in Italy, with an open discussion on the current situation and any potential repercussions that the outcome might have on the political and economic stability of Italy and of the European Union. Our three guest speakers focused on the current political scenario, the country’s economic forecasts and the people’s sentiments and attitudes. There was general agreement that the political debate in...

  • FH Five Days

    February 20, 2018

    For the third year running FH’s in-house Digital, Social & Creative Team are hosting #FHFiveDays – five days of free events for anyone working in EU affairs. The sessions are designed to give you practical insights on incorporating a range of innovative tactics into your advocacy work in a way that clearly delivers on business and policy objectives. I’ve included an overview of the events below – you’re welcome to sign up through the website (

  • EnergiseEurope roundtable – Report: “Delivering Paris – the difficult part: Decarbonising the EU industry”

    February 16, 2018

    On 13 February 2018, FleishmanHillard hosted its 2nd ‘Energise Europe’ roundtable, discussing the challenges of decarbonising EU industry by 2050 in accord with the Paris Agreement. Two projects were presented.  Mark Driessen, from the Port of Rotterdam Authority, explained plans to create a CO2 collection hub at the Port from which the gas would be piped for deep storage in depleted gas fields beneath the North Sea.  Tony Smith, from the UK’s Peel Group, described...

  • High-level discussion: Italian elections – National dynamics and European perspectives

    February 14, 2018

    INVITATION Italian elections | National dynamics and European perspectives Wednesday, 21 February - 12.00 - 14.00 FleishmanHillard – Square de Meeûs, 35 (2nd floor) - Brussels   The 2018 general elections in Italy will be as key as those that have taken place in France and Germany in 2017, in terms of potential consequences. Relations with the European Union and membership to the Eurozone are on the table and the rise of populism is not...

  • European Public Affairs award: a win for JA Europe and FH!

    November 24, 2017

    On the evening of Wednesday 22nd November, at the Hotel Le Plaza, a handful of FH representatives attended the EuroPAwards ceremony. It is with pleasure that we announce that FleishmanHillard, together with our client JA Europe, won the award for Ethical Campaign of the Year. FH is proud to be working with JAEurope as part of our FH4Inclusion campaign. FleishmanHillard turned 70 this year, and to celebrate FH offices across the world have been giving...

  • FleishmanHillard Shortlisted For Six European Public Affairs Awards

    November 7, 2017

    FleishmanHillard is proud to announce that the campaigns 'Switch On Europe', TrumpetHealth, and Five Days of Brexit have been nominated to receive awards under six categories for the 2017 European Public Affairs Awards on 22nd November 2017. The European Public Affairs Awards are a joint venture between Government Knowledge, Public Relations and Communications that recognises consultancy firms for their outstanding work in the industry. FH created these campaigns as a way to creatively bring awareness...

  • FleishmanHillard organises roundtable on post-2020 CO2 standards for cars and vans

    October 25, 2017

    Lunch roundtable CO2 emissions standards for cars and vans: the road ahead Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 12.30h to 14.00h (light lunch from 12.00h) FleishmanHillard, Square de Meeûs 35, 1000 Brussels Keynote introduction by Artur Runge-Metzger Director, European Commission DG for Climate Action (CLIMA)   The FH Transport and Energy Teams would like to invite you for a roundtable on the post-2020 CO2 standards for cars and vans. The Commission is expected to reveal the...

  • From Brussels to Brazil: Professionalising government affairs

    October 16, 2017

    On Thursday, October 12, James Stevens, Senior Partner and Managing Director at FleishmanHillard Brussels addressed a visiting delegation of officials and government relations executives from IRELGOV, the Brazilian Insitute for Government Relations, on the practice of government affairs at an EU level. The institute has the objective of increasing the level of professionalism, competences and ethical practices of government relations in Brazil. The visiting delegation spent a week in Bruges and Brussels learning about the...

  • FleishmanHillard Talks Stunts with DSW and JA Europe

    October 10, 2017

    On 5th October 2017, FleishmanHillard hosted a group of Europe-based NGOs and industry representatives keen to glean further expertise on managing stunts and campaigns. This was an opportunity for everyone to share ideas and experiences, together gaining a better understanding of stunt use. The discussion focused on two simple questions: when and how should you employ stunts within a campaign? The meeting was headed by David Turier, VP and member of the Social, Digital and...

  • FleishmanHillard Cybersecurity Roundtable Summary

    October 6, 2017

    On Thursday 5 October, FleishmanHillard held a roundtable entitled “Commission’s 2017 Cybersecurity Strategy: How will it impact your business?”. The event brought together over 40 industry representatives to engage in a lively discussion with Gemma Carolillo, Policy Officer in the Unit on Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy, DG Connect and Luigi Rebuffi, Secretary General of the European Cyber Security Organisation. Following lunch, Agata Pavía, VP & Head of FleishmanHillard Technology Team, opened the roundtable as Ms. Carolillo...