Beginning Wednesday, 11 June 2014 08:30
End Wednesday, 11 June 2014 10:00
Location Boulevard Bischoffsheim 11, 1000, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €0.00 (incl. VAT)
Access Full and Patron members only

The EU Committee cordially invites you to attend our quarterly briefing from the UK Permanent Representative to the EU. For this quarter we are happy to welcome Robert Tinline, Counsellor – Political and Institutional Affairs, UK Permanent Representation to the EU, who will give a briefing on the topic of The political direction of the EU: a UK perspective.


Robert Tinline is political counsellor at the UK permanent representation to the EU. Mr Tinline is a career diplomat, having previously served in Bogota, New York, Basra and Madrid. He has worked in the foreign office in London on issues including disarmament, counter-terrorism, the Israeli-Palestine conflict. He has also served as an FCO spokesperson, and most recently lead the consular assistance programme worldwide.


Running Order:

08:30 - 08:45 Participants arrive and network over coffee and pastries

08:45 - 08:50    The EU Committee Chair, James Stevens, will welcome everyone on behalf of the British Chamber before formally introducing Robert Tinline to the audience

08:50 - 09:10 Robert Tinline will present on The political direction of the EU: a UK perspective

  09:10 - 09:55    The Chair will then moderate a Q&A session between the audience and Robert Tinline

09:55 - 10:00 The Chair will then close the event and will give attendees the opportunity to suggest ideas for future events


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