Who We Are

Thinking ahead for Europe

Founded in Brussels in 1983, CEPS is a leading think tank and forum for debate on EU affairs, with an exceptionally strong in-house research capacity and an extensive network of partner institutes throughout the world.

CEPS In Brief

After Afghanistan

The State of the European Defence Union and EU rapid response capabilities

CEPS In Brief

Historical parenthesis?

Afghanistan, EU foreign policy, and the future of the liberal order

CEPS In Brief

Our In-briefs offer timely and succinct analysis of current events and opinion on the latest developments in Europe.

24 Sep 2021

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to disrupt businesses and all our lives in the 21st century, leading governments around the…

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22 Sep 2021

German national elections are always of special interest in European politics.  Germany’s next chancellor, whoever that may be, will represent…

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15 Sep 2021

Shocking images of the historically unprecedented Afghanistan airlift caught the attention of people around the world. It also caught the…

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Latest Publications

CEPS produces research papers and reports on current and upcoming policy challenges. Browse through the latest publications on the right or click to view all our publications.

CEPS Events

CEPS organises various types of events for its members and the public. Browse through the forthcoming events below or click on the button to view all our events.

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Life after Merkel: the aftermath of the German elections

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  • Daniel Gros,
  • Sophia Russack
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Staged accession: could it get EU enlargement with the Western Balkans unstuck?

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Carbon capture and storage in hard-to-abate sectors

The Norway-EU industrial partnership

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CEPS Videos on YouTube

A selection of some of our latest videos. You can find more on our youtube channel.

Latest Projects & Task Forces

Through our project exchanges and collaborative Task Force work, we share our research and policy analysis and offer potential solutions for EU policymaking.

CEPS NIS2 FORUM
Ongoing Task Force
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09 Jun 2021 - 31 Dec 2021

CEPS NIS2 FORUM

Following an evaluation of the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems (NIS Directive), the European Commission adopted a…

01 May 2020 - 01 May 2024

Monetary Dialogues (2020-2024)

The European Parliament concluded a multiple framework service contract with CEPS for the provision of…

01 Sep 2020 - 31 Aug 2024

BATModel

Economy-wide assessments of regional trade agreements often fall short of capturing the complexity of agri-food…

Explore our Membership Services

The challenges facing Europe have never been so great … nor the stakes so high. Join CEPS and make a vital contribution to the debate.

Corporate Membership

Designed for multinational corporations and other large and medium-sized companies, our corporate membership gives access to state-of-the-art research and participation in a dynamic forum for networking and exchanging ideas.

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Institutional Membership

CEPS offers its institutional membership to diplomatic missions and embassies, trade associations, NGOs, universities and regional offices.

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Grant

In lieu of membership, some organisations prefer to contribute to and participate in CEPS’ activities by awarding us an annual grant.

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