Brussels New Generation January Cocktail

 Join us at Wine Tales to celebrate the first Brussels New Generation event of 2020! Celebrate the end of Dry January early with us and enjoy an evening of networking and socialising with other young professionals in Brussels, whilst sampling a glass (or two) of what what Wine Tales has to offer. Click here to register.

Green Deal Series: Moving Towards Zero Carbon Economy and the Implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive

We were pleased to welcome Francesco Maria Graziani, Policy officer at DG ENER| European Commission. This presentation provided a detailed and insightful account of the Revised Renewable Energy Directive 2018/2001/EU (RED II) which aims to provide “Clean Energy for all Europeans”. The key objectives of this directive are to provide long term certainty, promote innovation on transport and promote the active role of consumers.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

Economic Update: Brexit and possibly beyond

Suren Thiru, chief economist for British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), London, will give a briefing on what’s happening to Britain’s international trade.

What's Next for EU Water Policy?

We were pleased to welcome Alfonso Alcolea Policy Officer at the Clean Water Unit at DG ENV. This discussion covered a wide range of topics on the evolution of EU Water Policy. Particularly focusing on the water framework currently in place along with the implementation of the Water Framework Directive. Water is a cross-cutting issue which deals with a variety of policy areas such as nature protection, tourism,agriculture, and industry.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

Croatian Presidency of the European Union with Ambassador Goran Štefanić

We were delighted to welcome Ambassador Goran Štefanić Deputy Permanent Representative | Croatian Permanent Representation to the EU. This presentation covered a wide range of topics surrounding the priorities of the future Croatian presidency of the European Union set to take office in January 2020. Particularly focusing on inclusivity and building a climate-neutral green, fair and strong Europe.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

Brussels New Generation Pub Quiz

Brush up on your general knowledge and join us for our charity pub quiz @ Michael Collins this November. Who knows, with the luck of the Irish you may even win!To allow you to make the most of the evening we ask that no more than two people register together so that we can team you up with other attendees.

EU-Canada Relations and the Implementation of CETA

Relations between the EU and Canada are now stronger than ever before, largely due to the new trading ties created by CETA. The implementation of this ambitious FTA has not even been fully completed, yet trade between the EU and Canada is already up by an average of 12%. In order to discuss this new relationship with our members, we were delighted to welcome Stéphane Lambert from the Mission of Canada to the EU.

This event is held under Chatham House rule