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Overview

Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.2 Fte (5)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

4

High-level Commission meetings

12

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Allied for Startups asbl   (AFS)

    EU Transparency Register

    634665118544-37 First registered on 01 Sep 2015

    Goals / Remit

    Allied for Startups is the policy voice of startups in the EU and worldwide.

    The organisation seeks to promote entrepreneurship and startups in industry and commerce, and to advance education and science by encouraging and growing entrepreneurship, and in particular digital entrepreneurship.

    The organisation works on a global network basis whereby its members are themselves regional and national trade associations, charities and not for profit organisations representing and supporting startups, entrepreneurs, investors, charities, and advocacy organisations.

    The main goals of the organisation are:
    1) The conduct of research and provision of education
    2) Building and maintaining a global network of startups, entrepreneurs, investors, charities, and advocacy organisations
    (3) Raising awareness of, and creating a worldwide consensus on, entrepreneurship
    (4) Decreasing the barriers to innovation
    (5) Seeking to create consensus on policies that can positively impact (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Digital Single Market
    Startups Nations Standard
    Innovation
    Entrepreneurship
    Privacy
    Platform regulation
    Digital Health
    Data and Cybersecurity
    Cloud
    Liability
    Competition
    Copyright and IP
    Artificial Intelligence
    Digital Trade
    Net Neutrality and Network Infrastructure
    Digital skills and talent
    Investment

    Address

    Head Office
    Square de Meeus 35 Silversquare
    Brussels 1000
    BELGIUM
    EU Office
    Square de Meeus 35 Silversquare
    Brussels 1000
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    5

    Employment timeLobbyists
    50%1
    25%2
    10%2

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    1.2

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    4 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 23 Apr 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    David DE BAKKER 09 Feb 2024 08 Jan 2025
    Natalia OLEDZKA 26 Oct 2023 28 Jun 2024
    Maxime RICARD 23 May 2023 22 May 2024
    Ines MORENO 09 Feb 2024 07 Feb 2025
    Mr David DE BAKKER 09 Feb 2024 15 Apr 2024
    Ms Ines MORENO 09 Feb 2024 15 Apr 2024
    Ms Natalia OLEDZKA 26 Oct 2023 15 Apr 2024
    Mr Maxime RICARD 23 May 2023 15 Apr 2024
    Mr Jaime BERNAL 06 May 2023 08 Feb 2024
    Ms Laura BROEK 02 Feb 2023 26 Oct 2023
    Ms Ines MORENO 02 Feb 2023 02 Feb 2024
    Ms Manon TABACZYNSKY 06 Nov 2021 15 Sep 2022
    Mr Benedikt Blomeyer 05 Oct 2021 15 Sep 2022
    Ms Ines MORENO 02 Oct 2021 01 Oct 2022
    Ms Laura BROEK 28 Sep 2021 28 Sep 2022
    Mr Benedikt Blomeyer 01 Feb 2020 30 Jan 2021
    Ms Ines MORENO 16 Jan 2020 16 Jan 2021
    Ms Melike Janine SÖKMEN 11 May 2019 09 May 2020
    Ms Manon TABACZYNSKY 06 Feb 2019 01 Mar 2020
    Mr Benedikt Blomeyer 29 Jan 2019 01 Feb 2020
    Ms Marlene STOCKER 08 Dec 2018 27 Nov 2019
    Mr Lenard KOSCHWITZ 28 Nov 2018 27 Nov 2019
    Mr Benedikt Blomeyer 30 Jan 2018 29 Jan 2019
    Mr Lenard KOSCHWITZ 20 Nov 2017 16 Nov 2018
    Mr Benedikt Blomeyer 21 Feb 2017 30 Jan 2018
    Mr Lenard KOSCHWITZ 25 Aug 2016 23 Aug 2017
    Mr Lenard KOSCHWITZ 25 Sep 2015 26 Aug 2016

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    European Internet Forum (EIF) https://www.internetforum.eu/
    European Connected Health Alliance https://echalliance.com/
    European Alliance for Research Excellence (EARE) https://eare.eu/
    Portugal Tech League http://www.portugaltechleague.eu/

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    To date, the organisation has raised its funds through membership contributions and sponsorship contributions. All members and sponsors are disclosed on our website www.alliedforstartups.org

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    eHealth Stakeholder Group#E02769#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=2769 #Member #C#SMEs, Other

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A
    European Internet Forum

    Communication activities

    The organisation seeks to establish contact between the startup community and policy makers in the European institutions as well as relevant bodies and agencies. Further, it seeks to serve as a reliable source for policy makers to receive information about startups and digital entrepreneurship, to this extent the organisation is involved in events and other public activities.

    We connect our members to EU institutions using a variety of methods, from events, in-person and online engagement to work with the press, newsletters and social media. These publications are housed on our website, as is a list of events in which we take part.

    Our blog: https://alliedforstartups.org/blog/
    Our open letters: https://alliedforstartups.org/open-letter/
    Our press releases: https://alliedforstartups.org/press-release/
    Our newsletters: https://alliedforstartups.org/newsletter/
    Our events page: https://alliedforstartups.org/events/

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    12 meetings found. Download meetings

    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 proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 09 Oct 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Introduction ahead of the Climate for SME & Start ups Dialogue
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Wopke Hoekstra
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      Attending
      • Daniel Mes (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Oct 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject Exchange about Europe's digital ambitions with startup communities
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Apr 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Upcoming DSA proposals and impact on startups
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Mar 2020 Location videoconference
      Subject Artificial intelligence
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
      • Marie Frenay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Apr 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Start-ups and Innovation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Attending
      • Keith Sequeira (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM general, copyright, ePrivacy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Sep 2016 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Data protection
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Feb 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM, startups
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Feb 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Kilian Gross (Cabinet member)
    • Date 05 Feb 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Juhan Lepassaar (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
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