Connect with the EP for Young Professionals

Brussels New Generation is organising two half-days of training to help you develop or perfect the knowledge and skills necessary to work effectively with the European Parliament, and enjoy opportunities to build your network with policy makers as well as public affairs experts. 

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The Future of EU Industrial Emissions and the Implementation of the IED

We were pleased to welcome Aneta Willems, Head of the Industrial Emissions and Safety Unit at DG ENV. The presentation touched on various topics surrounding EU Industrial Emissions, along with the implementation and evaluation of the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED). Particularly focusing on the Seville Process, the role played by member states and challenges faced by DG ENV.

This event is held under Chatham House rule


What’s Next for EU Road Transport Policy?

We were pleased to welcome Alexandre Paquot, Head of the Road Transport Unit| DG CLIMA.  A wide range of topics surrounding the EU Road Transport regulatory framework currently in place aimed at reducing emissions were discussed. Particularly focusing on mobility packages, the implementation of these policies along with the future of DG CLIMA under the new commission.

This event is held under Chatham House rule



Trade and Australia’s relationship with the EU with Ambassador Justin Brown

Australia trades approximately 15% of its goods with the EU, with the biggest exports being gold, coal and oil seeds. In return, it imports motor vehicles, medical tools and pharmaceuticals. In 2016, total trading between the two totalled nearly $70 billion.

This event is held under Chatham House rule


POSTPONED: How Does Argentina Interact with the EU? with Ambassador Marcelo Cima

This event has been postponed, we will come back to you shortly with a new date.Chief of Mission, Ambassador Marcelo Cima will be speaking to the chamber about how 3rd countries interact and negotiate with the EU, alongside discussing where the EU and Argentina are most connected and if there are areas where Argentina are seeking to become more engaged with Europe.

This event is held under Chatham House rule


Britcham's Open Fora

Patron members and Full members, you are welcome to join us at the chamber on Thursday 19th September to discuss various topical issues within the frame work of our Open Fora. This is the first time that such members have been invited to join the discussion!


How Company Taxation Will Change in the Next Decade

We were delighted to welcome Mr Bert Zuijdendorp, Head of Unit Company Taxation Initiatives at the European Commission. The event was a huge success and generated an excellent discussion on a range of topics such as digital taxation, the push for a global consensus on corporate taxation reform, and the priorities of the incoming European Commission in this area.

This event is held under Chatham House rule


Chemical Priorities of DG ENVI

We were pleased to welcome Cristina de Avila, Head of the Sustainable Chemical Unit| DG ENVI. A wide variety of topics surrounding the EU chemical regulatory framework currently in place aimed at reducing hazardous chemicals on the market were discussed, focusing on the implementation of REACH and CLP. The presentation also covered the challenges faced by these regulatory frameworks and how DG ENVI intends on tackling them.

This event is held under Chatham House rule

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How can Blockchain Change the Future?

We were pleased to welcome Pēteris Zilgalvis, Head of Unit Digital Innovation and Blockchain | DG CONNECT, Susi Förschler, Associate | DWF Germany, and Thomas Dünser,Director of the Office for Financial Market Innovation | Liechtenstein Mission to the EU to this lunchtime event.

This event is held under Chatham House rule


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