News & Activities

Euro summit 12 July

  Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan comments on the negotiations and possible outcome of the summit between Eurozone leaders on Greece in the Danish news programme “Deadline”.... read more

After the Danish general election: Denmark and the EU?

Nationalism in the EU and a possible new Danish EU-stance? Referendum on the justice and home-affairs opt-out? The Banking Union? Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan commentes on the questions arising after the Danish general election in the danish news programme... read more

Konsentio at the Danish political event “Folkemødet 2015”

Again this year Konsentio participated in the Danish political event “Folkemødet 2015”. Amongst other things, Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan moderated a debate between Danish youth politicians and the Danish Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. We already look forward to next year’s... read more

Maghreb trade and investment

The private sector Maghreb Initiaitve for Commerce and Investment (IMCI) was launched in 2014, and is being implemented in 2015. Konsentio has delivered the IMCI report and action plan “Making the case for Maghreb business in times of change”, which gives concrete recommendation on how to strengthen the political priorities and organisational capacity of the five Maghreb business organisations. Konsentio is travelling to Marocco in May and July to take part in the implementation.   Download Report and Action Plan Pushing for growth in North... read more

The Commission’s first 6 months in power

Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan comments on the Commissions’ first 6 months in power in the Danish online newspaper Altinget. ”Det er ekstremt topstyret. Indsættelsen af et led af næstformænd har haft virkelig stor betydning for koordinationen. Det samme har styrkelsen af generalsekretariatet, der virkelig sidder på flæsket nu,” Read the article... read more

Conference on political agenda setting in the EU

Yesterday, Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan spoke at the Danish online newspaper Altinget’s conference on political agenda setting in the EU. Sinne’s presentation focused on lobbyism in the EU. She guided the participants through the different steps towards successful lobbyisme and the do’s and don’ts. Other speakers at the conference included MEP Christel Schaldemose, former advisor to Connie Hedegaard and former Ambassador to the EU Poul Skytte Christoffersen. Read more about the conference here... read more

BUSINESSEUROPE Day 2015

On 26 March 2015, BUSINESSEUROPE, the leading voice of enterprises at European level, hosted its second BUSINESSEUROPE Day. This year’s theme was ‘Invest in Europe’. BUSINESSEUROPE brought together more than 350 business leaders and decision-makers to debate actions to be taken to enhance investment in Europe as well as what European companies expect from the new European investment plan. This years speakers included European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz and First Vice-President of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, Kurt Bock. Once again, Konsentio is proud to have  developed, organised and executed BUSINESSEUROPE Day together with BUSINESSEUROPE. Read more about BUSINESSEUROPE Day 2015 here  Visit website BUSINESSEUROPE Day... read more

European Council 19-20 March 2015

Konsentio’s CEO commented on the European Council in the Danish news programme “TV2 NEWS”. Topics on the agenda were the Energy Union, the situation in Libya, relations with Russia and Ukraine and the objectives of the upcoming Eastern Partnership summit in Riga. Although Greece were not on the official agenda, much of the focus during the summit were on the situation in the... read more

What does the new Commission has to offer?

Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan talks about what the new Commission has to offer, in the Danish radio show “Europa i Flammer”, together with the two Danish MEP’s and radio hosts, Jens Rohde and Morten Messerschmidt. Listen to the... read more

The election of the President of the European Council

Konsentio’s CEO Sinne Conan comments on the election of the President of the European Council in the Danish newspaper BT. “Man understreger, at de skærpede sanktioner over Rusland, som EU indfører, er alvorligt mente. Det er den nye polske rådsformand garant for. Samtidig tilhører Tusk den herskende konservative partigruppering. På den måde slår man to fluer med et smæk,” Read the article... read more

“Konsentio has been an indispensable partner in creating the Think Tank EUROPE.”

Jens Boe Andersen

Head of International Department, Danish Metal Workers Union

“We are proud to be delivering a private sector initiative with the aim of kick-starting trade within the Arab Maghreb Region”

Sinne Conan

CEO, Konsentio