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Coming week beginning 11 October

11 October

Environment Commissioner Janez Potocnik meets Barry Gardiner MP & Chair of Globe International.

Competitiveness Council in Luxembourg

13 October

Justice Commissioner Vivianne Reding meets John Cridland Deputy Director-General of the Confederation of British Industry in Brussels

Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger launches a policy document on the safety of offshore oil and gas activities with a press conference at 11.30 UK time.

Internal Markets Commissioner Michel Barnier launches a consultative Green Paper on the audit sector.

14 October

Taxation Commissioner Algirdas Semeta meets Justine Greening, UK Treasury Minister, in Brussels.

Environment Council in Luxembourg

15 October

Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council in Luxembourg

Coming week to 26 March

As promised, here’s what might be of interest next week. Please note, other events notification services exist (!) and I am selecting what seems important or relevant to the UK, so if I’ve missed something, it’s probably not intentional and certainly not any attempt to hide anything!

22 March

London: launch of My Friend Boo, a cartoon series to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Brussels: Tony Blair, representative of the Middle East Quartet, meets Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs

London: Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht gives a speech at the LSE

London: UACES hold event on Communicating European Citizenship

London: Careers day event being held at the Representation by EPSO, the EU’s recruitment body

23 March

25th anniversary celebrations of the European Capitals of Culture, events in Brussels

Brussels: Fisheries Commissioner Maria Damanaki meets Rupert Howes, Chief Executive of the Marine Stewardship Council

Brussels: Economics and Finance Commissioner Olli Rehn meets Mark Hoban, UK shadow Financial Secretary to the Treasury

Brussels: Internal Market Commissioner Michel Barnier meets Sir David Tweedie, Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board

24 March

Budget day in the UK

Brussels: announcement expected on plans to make rules on divorce clearer for international couples

25 March

Brussels: European Council – meeting of Heads of state and government. Continues on 26 March

Brussels: Prize ceremony for winners of Juvenes Translatores competition.