Spain

The Regional Group Spain has hosted a number of events and meetings since 2008.

EACD Regional Debate in Spain at the European Commission

Wednesday 05 March 2014
Event: 
EACD
Location: 
European Commission

The EACD is happy to invite you to our upcoming Regional Debate in Spain, which will take place on Wednesday, March 5th from 9am to 11am at the European Commission in Madrid.
 
We look forward to welcoming our speakers:
- Miguel Puente Pattison, Press officer of the European Commission in Spain
- Ferrán Tarradellas, Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Barcelona
- Francisco Fonseca, Director of the European Commission Representation in Spain
Schedule:
9:00-9:10 am.       
Arrival and Registration
9:10-9:15 am.       
Introduction & Welcome by Alfonso González-Herrero, EACD Regional Coordinator for Spain
9:15-9:45 am.       
Communication strategy of the European Commission 2014:
Objectives, challenges, channels and resources. How and when to communicate. Global Communications strategy of a public institution that needs to communicate across countries
Miguel Puente Pattison is Press officer of the EC in Spain since 2007; previously worked at the European Parliament; economist.
9:45:-10:15 am.
How the EC interacts with national, regional and social media:
Resources and tools used by the EC to interact with the European press at a global, regional, country and local level. Social Media policies, strategy and implementation.
Ferrán Tarradellas is Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Barcelona; former journalist and spokesman in Brussels
10:15-10:45 am.
Political priorities and challenges for the EU in 2014-2015
2014 is an election year for the EC: political priorities for 2014 and beyond 2014. EU economic/financial/political situation. Spanish fit or adjustment into the EU. New 2014-2019 EC Commission perspectives.
Francisco Fonseca is Director of the European Commission Representation in Spain since 2009; previously was director of the Justice department in the EC and advisor to Commissioner Antonio Vitorino
10:45-11:15 am       
Q&As / Debate
11:15 am.  
Networking Coffee
 
Address:
 European Commission
Paseo de la Castellana 46
28046 Madrid, Spain
Attendance is free of charge, compliments of the EACD.
 *WE KINDLY ASK YOU TO INDICATE YOUR NATIONAL ID NUMBER/ DOCUMENTO NACIONAL DE IDENTIDAD IN THIS FORM TO SPEED THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AT THE ENTRANCE (DNI)*
 +++Registration Deadline is Monday, February 24th 2014+++