Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
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WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.
WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
800,000€ - 899,999€
Lobbyists declared: 3.75 FTE (12)
WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 0
Meetings with European Commission: 6
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Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
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Goals / Remit
CEPS is among the most authoritative think tanks operating in the European Union. CEPS serves as a leading forum for debate on EU affairs, but its most distinguishing feature lies in its strong in-house research capacity, complemented by an extensive network of partners. CEPS is an independent, not-for-profit institution that provides high-quality research without promoting the interests of any other organisation or company. Goals:
- To carry out state-of-the-art policy research leading to solutions to European challenges
- To provide a forum for discussion among all stakeholders in the European policy process
- To build collaborative networks of researchers, policy-makers, NGO and business representatives across Europe
- To disseminate our findings and views through a regular flow of publications and public events
Brexit, EU Multiannual Financial Framework, European Fund for Strategic Investment, Circular Economy, Cybersecurity, EMU governance, NGEU, Green Deal
Place du Congrès 1
Tel: 32 22293911
Lobbyists with EP accreditation
CEPS employs a large number of researchers who produce a wide range of reports, studies and other publications which contain policy recommendations with the aim of contributing to better EU decision-making.
CEPS also organises a large number of seminars, workshops and conferences to disseminate its policy proposals and debate the latest policy developments with EU officials and practitioners in different areas.
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CEPS coordinates several networks of policy-research institutes across Europe. Among them: European Network of Economic Policy Research Institutes (ENEPRI), European Policy Institutes Network (EPIN)
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EU Economic Policy; EU Financial Supervision; EU asylum and immigration policy; EU energy policy; EU Climate Change policy; EU Regulatory Policy; EU neighbourhood policy; EU common foreign and security policy
Meetings with European Commission6 meetings found.
The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.
- 28 Sep 2021 - Caroline Boeshertz Zaneta Vegnere Mirzha De Manuel Cristina Rueda Catry - Main findings of the CEPS report - Towards a resilient and sustainable post pandemic recovery (DG An Economy that Works for People)
- 02 Jun 2021 - Director-General Jean-Eric Paquet - Speaker at CEPS annual Ideas Lab (DG Research and Innovation)
- 29 Mar 2021 - Vice-President Věra Jourová - Speech at the conference Truth and Reconciliation Process to address antigypsyism in Europe (DG Values and Transparency)
- 22 Jul 2020 - Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni - Participation to the debate on "The Recovery Fund and the Stability Pact: Making Room for Investment?" with Mr Niels Thygesen (DG Economy)
- 29 May 2020 - Director-General Gert-Jan Koopman - Multiannual Financial Framework (DG Budget)
- 25 May 2020 - Vice-President Věra Jourová - Webinar on COVID-19 and the use of Telecom Data (DG Values and Transparency)