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Confirmed speakers at our upcoming events include:

Mr Jyrki KatainenMr Jyrki Katainen

Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, European Commission

speaking at Celebrating Retail & Wholesale

Ms Bénédicte JavelotMs Bénédicte Javelot

Chief Strategy Officer, Orange

speaking at Artificial Intelligence 2018

Mr Edmondo OrlottiMr Edmondo Orlotti

Business Development for High Performance Computing and Artificial Intelligence, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

speaking at Artificial Intelligence 2018

Valdis DombrovskisValdis Dombrovskis

Vice-President and Commissioner for the Euro & Social Dialogue, European Commission

speaking at The 17th Annual European Financial Services Conference

Mr Kilian MooteMr Kilian Moote

Project Director, Know the Chain

speaking at Driving Sustainability in European Public Procurement

Ms Elżbieta BieńkowskaMs Elżbieta Bieńkowska

Commissioner, Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission

speaking at Celebrating Retail & Wholesale

Mr Thomas BouéMr Thomas Boué

Director-General, Policy - EMEA, BSA | The Software Alliance

speaking at Artificial Intelligence 2018

Upcoming Events

October 2018

18 October 2018

Brussels, Belgium

Artificial Intelligence 2018


This new Forum Europe conference will provide a platform for high-level policy debate around Artificial Intelligence. The event will explore issues such as the ethical implications of AI as well as how industry and government can enhance AI development across Europe.

November 2018

8 November 2018

Brussels, Belgium

The 6th Annual European Cyber Security Conference


Gathering leading policy-makers, industry players and high level cyber security & defence experts, this conference will explore Europe’s response to a dynamically evolving global risks landscape and what remains to be done to ensure that we are better prepared to face these threats.


21 November 2018

10th Brussels Wednesday Social


In cooperation with the European Movement International (EMI), EuroCommerce and Forum Europe, METRO invites you twice a year to a “Wednesday Social” in Brussels.

22 November 2018

Huawei's 2018 Academia Salon


Since its launch in 2016, the Huawei Academic Conference has built a reputation of bringing together leading academics from outside the normal Brussels ‘bubble’, with EU policymakers and industry representatives. 

Focusing on ‘Delivering European Leadership in AI’, the 2018 Academia Salon will be looking at the building blocks that need to be in place to ensure that we can maximise the huge potential that AI offers; and at how to best take advantage of our region’s world-class research facilities and highly skilled vertical markets.

27 November 2018

Brussels, Belgium

Driving Sustainability in European Public Procurement


This high-level Forum Europe conference will debate how public procurement is conducted at national and EU levels, with a view to delivering concrete outcomes that those involved in procurement and the provision of public services will value.

27 November 2018

Brussels, Belgium

Celebrating Retail & Wholesale


The high-level conference takes place in the context of EuroCommerce’s 25th anniversary as well as 25 years of the EU Single Market. It will highlight success stories in retail & wholesale and the benefits it brought to consumers and business customers.

December 2018

4 December 2018

Brussels, Belgium

The 4th Annual Future of Transport Conference


Forum Europe’s 4th Future of Transport Conference will focus on the technological innovations revolutionising the transport sector and redefining Europe’s mobility systems. Participants will debate the best ways to truly realise the opportunities offered by connected and autonomous vehicles, what can be done to realise a sustainable and multi-modal European transport system and to implement future-proof intelligent infrastructure based on secure 5G connectivity. The conference aims to address the question: what does the future of transport in Europe look like and how can the positive impact of technological innovation be realised?

January 2019

29 January 2019

The 17th Annual European Financial Services Conference


The 17th edition of the European Financial Services Conference will discuss achieving stability in times of uncertainty in Europe. Key industry figures will assess the impact of Brexit so far, and offer their predictions for the medium-term. The conference will also analyse whether the EU’s strategy for developing globally competitive financial markets is on course to deliver its objectives, as well as Trump’s dollar diplomacy. 

February 2019

21 February 2019

The 9th Annual European Data Protection & Privacy Conference


The Annual European Data Protection and Privacy Conference returns to Brussels on 21 February 2019. Gathering over 200 cross-sector delegates and attracting an impressive line-up of top-level speakers every year this event has become the must-attend annual data protection and privacy conference held in Brussels.


We are delighted to announce that Commissioner Věra Jourová will join us as a keynote speaker at the event.