Calendar of events

This is a provisional calendar and details of events and speakers are subject to confirmation to EPC members by e-mail.

These events are only open to EPC members, EU officials and the media, unless specified otherwise.

October 2014

Monday, 06 October 2014 - 15.00 to 17.00
Policy Dialogue
Georgia-Russia relations
Speaker(s): Alex Petriashvili, Georgian Minister for Euro-Atlantic Integration
Vasil Sikharulidze, Chairman of the Atlantic Council of Georgia
Neil MacFarlane, Professor of Politics & International Relations, Oxford University
Juris Poikens, Ambassador-at-Large for Eastern Partnership, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia
Fraser Cameron, Director, EU-Russia Centre
Amanda Paul, Policy Analyst, European Policy Centre

Registration: Not yet open for registration

Tuesday, 07 October 2014 - 15.00 to 17.00
CHES Policy Dialogue
Migrants in the health sector in Europe - Rather carer than patient?
Giuliana Urso, Migration Health Officer, International Organisation for Migration
Caroline Hager, Policy Officer, Healthcare Systems, DG Health & Consumers, European Commission
Maria Brättemark, Policy Officer, Immigration and integration, DG Home Affairs, European Commission
Kate Ling, Senior European Policy Manager at the NHS European Office
Yves Pascouau, Director of Migration and Mobility Policies, European Policy Centre (Moderator)
Registration: Not yet open for registration

November 2014

Wednesday, 12 November 2014 - 09.00 to 17.00
A new industrial policy for Europe
EPC-European Economic and Social Committee Joint Conference


This conference will present and debate the key findings and policy recommendations of the EPC Task Force on ‘A New Industrial Policy for Europe’. Based on a number of EESC opinions published on the issue and the work of the EPC, including its recent Discussion Paper, the conference will bring together high-level EU and national leaders, researchers, and business representatives. Click on the link to register:

Friday, 21 November 2014 - 08.00 to 09.30
Breakfast Policy Briefing
Latvia’s priorities for the Presidency of the Council
Speaker(s): H. E. Ilze Juhansone, Permanent Representative of Lativa to the European Union
Registration: Not yet open for registration