EuroPCom 2018: 9th European Public Communication Conference  
 
 
 
EuroPCom, the European Public Communication Conference, is the annual meeting point of communication experts from local, regional, national and European authorities, as well as private communication agencies, NGOs and academia. During this two-day event, public communication professionals gather together to discuss how to improve public communication and raise awareness of the EU policies.
 
The 9th edition of EuroPCom is set for Thursday 8 and Friday 9 November 2018. More than 900 communication professionals are expected to attend the event. Join your colleagues from all EU Member States and beyond in sharing views on how to engage citizens with and for Europe and in public affairs in general at this largest event on public communication in Europe.
 
Create the next edition of EuroPCom with us! We invite you to share your suggestions for workshop themes, speakers, case studies and Ideas Labs by responding to our call for proposals.Your input and comments are appreciated by 15th April 2018. To apply for Ideas Labs, please use this application form.
 
All updates on the preparation of the conference will be published on this website, and announced on social media pages of CoRTwitter and on LinkedIn.
 
The conference is organised by the European Committee of the Regions, in close cooperation with the European Parliament, the Council of the EU, the European Commission, the European Economic and Social Committee, the European Investment Bank, and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Programme

Thursday 8 November
10:30 – 12:00
(1) Opening Session
Room: Hemicycle - EP
12:15- 14:30
Market Place - EuroPComTalks
Room: ATRIUM 5 & 6, JDE53
14:30 – 16:00
Parallel sessions
(2) Delivering great campaigns: inspire and engage
Room: JDE62
(3) AI and GDPR: salvation or damnation?
Room: JDE53
(4) Mobilising Generation Z
Room: JDE51
(5) How women can save Europe
Room: JDE52
(7) How to engage young people in the electoral process?
Room: LEDRA STREET
14:30 – 18:00
(6) New ways to tell stories
Room: JDE63
16:30 – 18:00
Parallel sessions
(8) The European elections: media, quo vadis?
Room: JDE52
(9) Citizens’ consultations: image campaign or effective democracy tool?
Room: JDE51
(10) Public institutions’ visual communication: How to unleash creativity?
Room: JDE62
(11) Twitter as a campaign tool
Room: JDE53
(12) Bringing the EU closer to its citizens: working with the EU's decentralised agencies
Room: LEDRA STREET
Friday 9 November
09:15 – 10:45
Parallel sessions
(13) Voices from the ground (game)
Room: JDE51
(14) Selling heavy topics: from budget to space policies
Room: JDE62
(15) Disinformation and elections: lessons learned
Room: JDE52
(17) Video on social media: applying a publisher's mindset
Room: JDE53
(18) Why should I care about the EU?
Room: LEDRA STREET
09:15 - 12:45
(16) Open Space
Room: VIP ROOM 5
11:15 – 12:45
Parallel sessions
(19) How opinions become a vote
Room: JDE52
(20) Celebrating the local in pan-European campaigns
Room: JDE51
(21) Political campaign strategies for 2019
Room: JDE62
(22) Moderating citizens’ dialogues
Room: JDE53
(23) Local heroes as EU ambassadors
13:15 – 14:00
(24) Closing session
Room: JDE62
14:00-15:00
Market Place
Room: ATRIUM 5 & 6
This year's conference sessions followed three main thematic clusters:
 
 
An innovative mix of well known and new formats was set up for this edition. Workshops, Ideas Labs, mini trainings, EuroPComTalks, an interactive EuroPCom Market Place and an Open Space gave participants the opportunity to make the most of their learning and networking experience at the conference. 
 
 
  
 
 

 

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