Events

From high-level in-conversations and policy webinars, to large-scale conferences, our events draw from a network of government, industry, academia and civil society to foster debate and discussion. If you would like to register your interest in attending, follow the link under each session. Please note that some events are for Global Counsel clients only.

Unpacking the second EU- US Trade and Technology Council

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Please join us for a digital in-conversation with Jon Garvie, GC’s practice leads for International Policy, and Conan D’Arcy, GC's practice lead for Technology, Media and Telecomms, to discuss the detailed outcomes of the second EU – US Trade and Technology Council (TTC).

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Decoupling of data flows: the EU and US perspectives

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Digital panel discussion with, MEP Anna-Michelle Asimakopoulou, Vice-chair of European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade; John Verdi, Senior Vice President of Policy at the Future of Privacy Forum; Guido Lobrano, Director General, Europe, I T I - The Information Technology Industry Council; and Lucas Buthion, Policy Director, Scaleway, to discuss how to address challenges posed by transatlantic data flows. 

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2022 Local Elections Debrief

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Digital panel discussion with Lilah Howson Smith, Senior Associate; Johnny Luk, Senior Associate; and Alex Dawson, UK Politics and Policy Practice Lead, to discuss the results of the UK local elections and the Northern Ireland Assembly elections and why they matter.

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TTIP 2.0? The role of the EU - US Trade and Technology Council after Ukraine

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Digital panel discussion with Peter Mandelson, Chairman, Global Counsel; Heather Conley, President, the German Marshall Fund; and Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Director General, DIGITALEUROPE, to discuss how the Russian invasion of Ukraine may change the TTC’s role and agenda, specific areas where EU / US cooperation may be accelerated and the likely impacts for business, and more.

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Europe’s semiconductor plans – realistic or optimistic?

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Digital panel discussion with Maria da Graça Carvalho, MEP in the European Parliament (EPP) and member of the Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) Committee; Wouter Baljon, EU Government Affairs Lead, ASML; Vincenzo Renda, Senior Manager for Digital Transformation Policy, Digital Europe; and Max von Thun, Senior Associate, Global Counsel, to discuss how the EU will tackle the many challenges surrounding semiconductor production.

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Flash call: analysing the Hungary elections

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GC expert panel to discuss the results of the Hungarian election; the prospects of government reshuffle and the immediate tasks of a new cabinet including stabilising the macroeconomic situation; improving energy security and resetting Hungary’s position in geopolitical alliances.

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Russia-Ukraine: the impact on the Middle East

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Digital in-conversation with Karen Young, Director of Program on Economics and Energy at the Middle East Institute in Washington and Ahmed Helal, Practice Lead, Policy and Strategy at Global Counsel MENA, to discuss the Ukraine crisis and its impact on the Middle East.

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Global Counsel Open House

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In-person networking event with canapés and drinks. Whether you are an experienced professional looking for your next role, a recent graduate or a student considering a career in political, policy and regulatory consulting, join Global Counsel to meet the team and find out more about what we do.

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Flash call: unpacking the 2022 Spring statement

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Digital panel discussion with GC experts Stephen Adams, Senior Director; Alex Dawson, Practice Lead for UK Politics & Policy; and Lilah Howson-Smith, Senior Associate, to discuss the spring statement given by the Chancellor.

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Russia – Ukraine: history as it happens

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Digital in-conversation with Denzil Davidson, Adviser, Global Counsel; and historian Mary Elise Sarotte, professor at Johns Hopkins University and author of the new book ‘Not One Inch: America, Russia, and the Making of Post-Cold War Stalemate’, to discuss the symbolic and practical aims of the trip, Putin's goals and what it means for European security.

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Unpacking the Online Safety Bill

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Digital panel discussion with GC experts Alex Dawson, Practice Lead, UK politics and policy; Lilah Howson-Smith, Senior Associate, UK politics and policy; and Megan Stagman, Senior Associates, TMT, to discuss the changes the Online Safety Bill will bring, what this means for companies, and remaining controversial areas within the bill that could lead to pushback as it passes through parliament. 

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Russia-Ukraine: inside Moscow and Kyiv

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Digital panel discussion with Owen Matthews, journalist, author and Newsweek’s former Moscow correspondent; Sergii Drobysh, a Ukraine-based political analyst and Benjamin Wegg-Prosser, Global Counsel’s managing director to explore where the conflict may go next, the options on the table for Russia's leadership, and what the future holds for Russians and Ukrainians.

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