Working Groups

Members of the EACD regularly convene in workshops and meetings that focus on specific topics. Their goals are to establish cross-institutional networks within specific fields and to develop and enhance topic-related standards. The EACD currently has 10 Working Groups which are either topic or industry specific. Each Working Group is led by a Group Head who acts as coordinator for all members.

Brand Leadership

In today's world, brand management is facing an increasing number of new challenges.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility has become an integral part of public relations.

European Institutions

EU institutions provide a framework of rules and regulations that apply to a vast area with numerous different cultures and languages.


Evaluation is an important part of a communicator’s job which is not just about spreading messages, but also about measuring how effective those messages are.

Finance and Insurance

The Working Group Finance and Insurance has been active since the early days of the EACD and has regularly hosted events at the Summit and Forum.

Future of Media

Our decade experiences major changes in the media landscape: Newspapers are shut down and the digitisation of the media massively changes our daily use of media.


Our Working Group Health invites EACD members employed in the health and pharmaceutical sector to actively engage in a process of knowledge sharing.

Internal Communications

The Working Group Internal Communications was founded in 2006 with the intention of providing an opportunity to exchange ideas and strategies amongst those communications professionals responsibile

Risk and Crisis Communications

Communications in the field of risk and crisis are a very crucial part of every company’s communication and are decisive in determining the company’s reputation.

Social Media

The Working Group Social Media gathers members from various backgrounds to tackle the challenges and opportunities of social media.