EBU-UER (European Broadcasting Union)

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

1,000,000€ - 1,249,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

10 Fte (12)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

7

High-level Commission meetings

54

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    EBU-UER (European Broadcasting Union)   (EBU-UER)

    EU Transparency Register

    93288301615-56 First registered on 30 Apr 2009

    Goals / Remit

    To promote and defend the interests of its Members in the field of broadcasting (i.e. radio, television and other electronic media) vis-à-vis international organisations, and particularly the European Union;
    This includes:
    promoting and developing the concept and values of public service broadcasting;
    safeguarding and improving freedom of expression and information;
    enhancing the freedom and pluralism of the media, the free flow of information and ideas, and the free formation of opinions;
    developing cultural diversity, intercultural dialogue and exchanges in conditions which safeguard such fundamental values as tolerance and solidarity;
    protecting and promoting Europe’s cultural heritage and the development of its audiovisual creation by offering an increasing choice of programmes and services;
    reinforcing the identity of the peoples, social cohesion and the integration of all individuals, groups and communities;
    fulfilling the public’s expectations in the informat (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Digital Services Act
    5G
    AI
    Radio Spectrum Policy Programme
    Copyright
    Competition reform
    Net neutrality
    Data protection
    Cultural and creative industries
    Media Literacy
    Public procurement
    Trade
    Media Pluralism and Media Freedom

    Address

    Head Office
    Avenue des Arts 56
    Brussels 1000
    BELGIUM
    EU Office
    Avenue des Arts 56
    Brussels 1000
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    12

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%7
    75%2
    50%3

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    10

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    7 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 07 Dec 2022

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Isabelle DOCHY 24 Sep 2022 22 Sep 2023
    Mr Florian FEILLET 25 May 2022 28 Feb 2023
    Ms Julie LENOIR 01 Apr 2022 31 Mar 2023
    Mr Francois LAVOIR 19 Mar 2022 17 Mar 2023
    Mr Vincent Sneed 08 Dec 2021 07 Dec 2022
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 08 Dec 2021 07 Dec 2022
    Mr Thomas Bergmann 26 Nov 2021 25 Nov 2022
    Ms Hanne ENOKSSON 12 Mar 2020 30 Sep 2020
    Mr Vincent Sneed 07 Mar 2020 05 Mar 2021
    Ms Julie LENOIR 10 Apr 2019 30 Apr 2020
    Ms Agata PATECKA 10 Apr 2019 30 Apr 2020
    Ms Nicola FRANK 12 Feb 2020 28 Feb 2021
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 08 Feb 2020 05 Feb 2021
    Ms Isabelle DOCHY 31 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2020
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 30 Aug 2019 28 Aug 2020
    Ms Christel Goossens 15 Aug 2019 31 Aug 2020
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 16 Feb 2019 14 Feb 2020
    Ms Nicola FRANK 16 Feb 2019 14 Feb 2020
    Ms Isabelle DOCHY 24 Aug 2018 23 Aug 2019
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 17 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2019
    Ms Christel Goossens 17 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2019
    Ms Julie LENOIR 20 Mar 2018 16 Mar 2019
    Ms Agata PATECKA 20 Mar 2018 16 Mar 2019
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 14 Feb 2018 14 Feb 2019
    Ms Nicola FRANK 13 Feb 2018 13 Feb 2019
    Ms Eleonora Mazzoli 30 Jan 2018 22 Jan 2019
    Ms Isabelle DOCHY 09 Sep 2017 07 Sep 2018
    Mr Jacques Lovell 05 Aug 2017 03 Aug 2018
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 03 Aug 2017 01 Aug 2018
    Ms Julie LENOIR 20 Mar 2017 28 Feb 2018
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 21 Feb 2017 20 Feb 2018
    Ms Nicola FRANK 21 Feb 2017 08 Feb 2018
    Ms Eleonora Mazzoli 18 Nov 2016 16 Nov 2017
    Mr Jacques Lovell 19 Jul 2016 13 Jul 2017
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 19 Jul 2016 13 Jul 2017
    Ms Christel Goossens 19 Jul 2016 13 Jul 2017
    Ms Eleonora Mazzoli 26 Feb 2016 24 Oct 2016
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 18 Feb 2016 16 Feb 2017
    Ms Nicola FRANK 18 Feb 2016 16 Feb 2017
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 21 Jul 2015 16 Jul 2016
    Mr Jacques Lovell 18 Jul 2015 16 Jul 2016
    Ms Christel Goossens 18 Jul 2015 16 Jul 2016
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 03 Mar 2015 27 Feb 2016
    Ms Nicola FRANK 28 Feb 2015 26 Feb 2016
    Ms Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 22 Mar 2014 20 Mar 2015
    Ms Nicola FRANK 05 Mar 2014 03 Mar 2015
    Ms Christel Goossens 28 Aug 2014 22 Aug 2015
    Mrs Christel Goossens 28 Aug 2014 22 Aug 2015
    Mr Jacques Lovell 25 Jul 2014 23 Jul 2015
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 12 Jul 2014 10 Jul 2015
    Mrs Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 22 Mar 2014 20 Mar 2015
    Mrs Nicola FRANK 05 Mar 2014 03 Mar 2015
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 27 Jun 2013 24 Jun 2014
    Mr Jacques Lovell 05 Jun 2013 31 May 2014
    Ms Jana Janotova 23 Mar 2013 21 Mar 2014
    Mrs Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 22 Mar 2013 20 Mar 2014
    Mrs Nicola FRANK 06 Feb 2013 04 Feb 2014
    Mrs Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 22 Nov 2012 03 Apr 2013
    Ms Jana Janotova 04 Sep 2012 03 Apr 2013
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 12 Jul 2012 03 Apr 2013
    Nicola FRANK 22 Mar 2012 31 Jan 2013
    Mr Jacques Lovell 04 May 2012 31 May 2013
    Mr Wouter GEKIERE 19 Dec 2011 30 Apr 2012
    Mrs Guenaëlle Sophie COLLET 24 Jan 2012 31 Oct 2012

    Complementary Information

    Data at 29/06/2022.
    EU-funded projects are not considered to constitute activities concerning EU policy or legislation (unless that is their main focus) so staff working only on these projects are not included in heading 10.
    Persons working 90% or 100% on EU-influencing (or supporting that work) are counted as 100%
    Persons working 70%-80% on EU-influencing (or supporting that work) are counted as 75%
    Persons working 40%-60% on EU-influencing (or supporting that work) are counted as 50%

    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

    Trade unions and professional associations

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    SGI (CEEP) - European Centre of Employers and Enterprises providing Public services
    ESF - European Services Forum
    EIF - European Internet Forum

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    1,000,000€ - 1,249,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    1,000,000€ - 1,249,999€

    Other financial info

    EU funding has been received for specific projects, not for regular operating costs. No EU funding was awarded in 2021.
    The "Estimate of annual costs related to activities covered by the register" is calculated as a percentage of (total 2021 costs including value of office rental), where the percentage is the 2021 percentage of FTE spent on EU-influencing (or supporting it), minus 2021 costs specific to EU-funded projects.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

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    Groups (European Parliament)

    EP Intergroups

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    54 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 publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 22 Nov 2022 Location videoconference call
      Subject Public service media
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Renate Nikolay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Oct 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject European Media Freedom Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Renate Nikolay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 05 Sep 2022 Location videoconference call
      Subject European Media Freedom Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Marie Frenay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 01 Sep 2022 Location conference call
      Subject European Media Freedom Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Marie Frenay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Jun 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Media freedom
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 09 Jun 2022 Location Phone call
      Subject Media, EMFA
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Marie Frenay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 Dec 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject development of the European broadcasting markets , competition law and state aid
      Commission
      • Olivier Guersent (Director-General)
    • Date 22 Oct 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Launch of the dialogue on availability and access to audio-visual content
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 13 Jul 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Media freedom and pluralism
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Commission
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 12 Apr 2021 Location videoconference
      Subject Skills roundtable Cultural and Creative Ecosystem
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 12 Apr 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Pact for skills roundtable with the creative cultural industries.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Nicolas Schmit
      Portfolio Jobs and Social Rights
      Commission
      • Nicolas Schmit (Commissioner)
      • Anouk Faber (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 Nov 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject DSA and DMA
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Nov 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject DSA and DMA
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Commission
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 15 Jun 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Exchange on the impact of COVID-19 and Recovery Plan; EBU’s open space project
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Apr 2020 Location Brussels (video conference)
      Subject Future of public service media distribution (online distribution costs, service integrity, content prominence, DTT spectrum, 5G Broadcast)
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Apr 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Economic impact of COVID-19
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 Apr 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Impact du COVID-19 sur le secteur audiovisuel et media
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Commission
      • Agnieszka Skonieczna (Cabinet member)
      • Gaelle Garnier (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 05 Sep 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject Future funding of Media platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 30 Jan 2019 Location EBU Brussels Office
      Subject Disinformation
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 26 Nov 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Audiovisual
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Commission
      • Manuel Mateo-Goyet (Cabinet member)
    • Date 22 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Introductory meeting with new EBU Technical Director
      Commission
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 05 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Copyright
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Commission
      • Manuel Mateo-Goyet (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Broadcasting regulation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Jun 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Public sector media in the European media sector
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Commission
      • Mariya Gabriel (Commissioner)
    • Date 19 Jun 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Copyright, CabSat
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Apr 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Copyright
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Commission
      • Manuel Mateo-Goyet (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 14 Mar 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject platform-related issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Commission
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject SatCab Regulation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 May 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Media Research & Innovation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Mar 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject potential scheme that could foster innovation and creativity in the audiovisual and radio sector
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Robert Schröder (Cabinet member)
    • Date 02 Dec 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject copyright
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 12 Jul 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Telco review
      Commission
      • Markus Schulte (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Telco review, must-carry-rules
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Kamila Kloc (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject AVMS Directive, R&D and media innovation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Hanna Hinrikus (Cabinet member)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject AVMSD, copyright, telecom review
      Commission
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 13 May 2016 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Pauline Rouch (Cabinet member)
    • Date 03 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market and Sport Broadcasting
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 03 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market and Sport Broadcasting
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Tibor Navracsics
      Portfolio Education, Culture, Youth and Sport
      Commission
      • Tibor Navracsics (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 May 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject audiovisual media research programme
      Commission
      • Kilian Gross (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Mar 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject AVMSD
      Commission
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 29 Feb 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Spectrum, UHF band
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Kamila Kloc (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 17 Dec 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject copyright, AVMS
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Copyright reform, portability, fight against piracy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 26 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Tibor Navracsics
      Portfolio Education, Culture, Youth and Sport
      Commission
      • Tibor Navracsics (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 17 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Outreach towards citizens
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Antoine Kasel (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Oct 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Pauline Rouch (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Sep 2015 Location Munich
      Subject DSM
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 14 Jul 2015 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Science of climate change, social and economic challenges
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Sarah Nelen (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Apr 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Jean-Claude Juncker
      Portfolio President
      Commission
      • Pauline Rouch (Cabinet member)
    • Date 15 Apr 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Copyright, audiovisual media
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Mar 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Role and challenges of Public Service Media
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Competition
      Commission
      • Margrethe Vestager (Commissioner)
    • Date 24 Feb 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Discussion of areas of common interest
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Tibor Navracsics
      Portfolio Education, Culture, Youth and Sport
      Commission
      • Jonathan Michael Hill (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Feb 2015 Location BERL 10/152
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Commission
      • Fabien Dell (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Feb 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Media
      Commission
      • Marlene Holzner (Cabinet member)
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