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  • 5 days of Brexit – looking at Brexit from ‘the ground’

    April 12, 2017

    5 days of Brexit – a view of the negotiations from the ‘the ground up’   FleishmanHillard Brussels recently ran a series of 5 informal lunchtime seminars to look at what the impacts of Brexit will actually be for specific sectors, beyond the headline macro-political issues being covered in the press and in the bars and restaurants of Brussels. Bringing in representatives of the manufacturing, energy, chemicals, technology and food sectors we looked at the...

  • Five Days of Brexit: A series of sector-specific workshops to understand the implications of the UK leaving the EU

    March 15, 2017

    From April 3-10, FleishmanHillard organised a series of five free interactive workshops to discuss the implications of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union in 5 key sectors: Manufacturing, Energy, Food, Chemicals and Tech. With the triggering of Article 50, the UK will have two years to negotiate both its leaving agreement with the EU, and as far as possible, its future trading relationship with the bloc. Whilst there is widespread skepticism over whether this...

  • Pitch Perfect – FH hosts British Chamber of Commerce lunch meeting on how to pitch journalists effectively

    February 8, 2017

    FleishmanHillard Brussels hosted a British Chamber of Commerce Brussels New Generation (BNG) “Lunch and Learn” session on how to best pitch journalists. Speaker, Viktoria Dendrinou from the Wall Street Journal, explained to an audience of around 50 young professionals the dos and don’ts of  approaching journalists working in general media on EU policy issues.   Pulling from her own experience, she outlined the fundamentals of effectively communicating on clients’ or companies’ ideas, products or press...

  • Playing #SOTEU – FleishmanHillard 2016 edition

    September 13, 2016

    Remember,  how last year we played a little game to follow Dr Juncker’s sensitive operations on patient Europe. The patient barely made through all the critical surgery, and it feels the last twelve months have been a painful and endless convalescence, with life threatening relapses. As President Juncker will take the floor in front of Members of the European Parliament to deliver his second speech on the State Of the European Union (the now famous...