Do you need to further your expertise on European Affairs? Euraffex provides you with all the tools you need to boost your knowledge on the European Union and its institutions. Here is a taste of what awaits you in our trainings:
NEW EUROPEAN LEADERSHIP
This course focuses on the selection of the new European leadership at the top of the European institutions. It includes an overview of the selection process of the leadership, an analysis of the implications of the new appointments, their preferences and the style that they will have during the coming five years. The course is also dedicated to an interactive discussion on the direct impact of the new European leadership.
MASTERING THE COUNCIL AND THE COMMISSION
Sooner or later you will find yourself having to deal professionally with the other institutions of the EU. This course ensures you have the best vantage point to do so. Going through the strengths, weaknesses and peculiarities of the European Commission and Council, this course equips you to master the inter-institutional relations.
MASTERING THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT
Working in more than 20 different languages and bringing together 28 different political cultures and traditions, there are plenty of challenges. Add to this the complex procedures and the 200+ different political parties represented, and it becomes clear why dealing with Parliament can be such a daunting task. This seminar takes you through the most crucial procedures, alliances and politics of the European Parliament.
EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND TRADE
All trade agreements must be approved by the European Parliament before they can be adopted by the EU. That is why mastering the European Parliament’s role in EU Trade Policy is a must. The role of Parliament in trade-related policy however, does not stop here. From food safety standards to labour rights, data privacy to environmental standards,.This seminar will highlight the special procedures and roles of the International Trade Committee and showcase examples from recent cases of EU trade policy.
BRUSSELS MEDIA LANDSCAPE
Interacting with media in Brussels is different from what you and your press team have experienced before. Our highly competent strategy communication experts will guide you through the process and criteria behind how a story takes off in Brussels.
COMMUNICATING WITH EUROPE AND IN EUROPE
This seminar tackles two of the important communication questions facing many trade associations: How to effectively communicate with Europe and how best to communicate in Europe. From strategy and style of messaging, this seminar covers the essentials needed for any communications strategy relating to the European Union and its institutions.
The #EPBootCamp offers a one-day intensive training on all that needs to be covered when dealing with the European Parliament, especially in its new mandate and in view of the changes in the balance of power between political parties and of complicated committee procedures. The #EPBootCamp delves into these topics as well as the complex organization of the European Parliament, a presentation of the political groups and how they form alliances, the legislative process and how an MEP office works.