Beginning Thursday, 14 February 2019 12:30
End Thursday, 14 February 2019 14:00
Location Boulevard Bischoffsheim 11, 1000, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €75.00 (incl. VAT)
Non-members: €85.00 (incl. VAT)

Please note that this is an EU Committee briefing. You will have 20 minutes networking time at the beginning of the event.

Gian Marco Currado, Counsellor at the UK Permanent Representation will share his reflections on the evolution of the Council of the European Union over the last fifteen years, including changes in the way Council works, the role of Perm Reps and national ministries and the interface between Council and the other EU institutions.
This event will take place under the Chatham House Rule.


Counsellor, Social Affairs and Environment | UKRep

Gian Marco has played a key role in the UK’s involvement in the Council of the European Union on environment, chemicals, health and social affairs policy for more than a decade both in Brussels and in the UK. Currently in his second posting at the UK Perm Rep, he is the Counsellor responsible for all environment, social affairs and healthcare files. During his career in the UK civil service he has held a variety of EU focused roles including Head of EU for the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, Head of EU for the Department of Rural Affairs and Environment and First Secretary, Environment at the UK Permanent Representation. During this time, his work has touched upon a wide variety of files from medical devices and medicinal products to CO2 for cars, EU ETS and the REACH regulation.

This event is held under the Chatham House Rule.
It aims to provide anonymity to speakers and to encourage openness and the sharing of information. It is now used throughout the world as an aid to free discussion. When a meeting, or part thereof, is held under the Chatham House Rule, participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed.


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