Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 


    What is EuroPCom?

    ​​​EuroPCom, the European Public Communication Conference, is the annual conference and networking event for communication experts from local, regional, national and European authorities, as well as private communication agencies, NGOs and academia.​

    Can you tell us more about the 2023 EuroPCom programme?
    ​The 14th EuroPCom will take place in the afternoon of Monday 26 June 2023 and in the morning of Tuesday 27 June 2023, as a hybrid event (in Brussels and online).
    Under the slogan "Communicating Democracy – Communicating Europe", this year's EuroPCom will be an opportunity to discuss how to get voters involved ahead of the 2024 European elections, and to hear from experts and high-profile communicators on various topics related to democracy.
    The programme will consist of sessions with different formats: an opening session, EuroPCom talks, workshops and ideas labs, the closing session and networking breaks. During the entire event, a Market Place will showcase innovative communication projects relevant to this year's topic.
    The opening session takes place in the Hemicycle of the European Parliament in Brussels, with all of the other sessions taking place at the European Committee of the Regions (Rue Belliard 101, Brussels, Jacques Delors Building (JDE)). Registration is mandatory to attend the event.
    For more details, check the programme​ and contributor ​sections.
    Why should I take part in EuroPCom 2023?

    EuroPCom 2023 is a fantastic opportunity to hear about the latest trends and hot topics in public communication, to find out about the new ideas and initiatives that are happening, and to meet with other public sector communication experts.

    What is the key topic in the EuroPCom 2023 programme?

    The key theme that runs through EuroPCom 2023 is "Communicating Democracy – Communicating Europe".​

    How can I register for EuroPCom 2023?

    ​EuroPCom 2023 is a hybrid event. To join it, either in person or online, you must register on the EuroPCom registration webpage​. Afterwards, you will receive a confirmation email and more details. Registration for on-site participation remains open until Monday 12 June 2023. Registration for online participation remains open until the start of the event.​

    Is it free to attend EuroPCom 2023 or do I need to buy a ticket?

    Participation is completely free of charge – although you will need to register on the EuroPCom registration webpage​.

    Which organisations will be present at EuroPCom 2023?

    EuroPCom is organised by the European Committee of the Regions in close cooperation with the European Commission, the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union, the European Investment Bank, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

    The speakers come from a range of different organisations, including multinational companies, down to local projects.
    It is the largest annual European conference for experts in public communication. Last year, more than 1 100 communication professionals from across the EU and beyond registered for the event. 
    How do I join the online sessions during EuroPCom 2023?

    ​To join the EuroPCom 2023 sessions, you must register through the EuroPCom registration webpage​. Afterwards, you will receive an email with the link to watch the web-streaming. 

    Which sessions can be followed online?

    ​Not all sessions are available in hybrid mode. Online participants can watch the live-streaming of the opening session, the EuroPCom talks, the workshops, and the closing session.

    The Market Place and the ideas labs are only accessible to on-site participants. 
    For more details, check the programme​ and contributor​​ sections.​
    What platform will be used for EuroPCom 2023 web-streaming?

    EuroPCom 2023 will be web-streamed live on the dedicated EuroPCom webpage​.​

    Will EuroPCom 2023 sessions be broadcast or recorded?

    ​Participants registered to attend online will be able to follow the web-streaming of most of the sessions on the EuroPCom webpage​ (the ideas labs are only available for on-site participants) and engage in the sessions via Slido. The sessions will also be recorded, and the videos will be available on the EuroPCom 2023 website soon after the end of the event.​

    Who can I contact for questions related to EuroPCom 2023?

    ​​If you have any questions related to EuroPCom 2023, please contact the EuroPCom team at​.​