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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 Event

Monitoring the Rule of Law in the European Union

WEBINAR with Commissioner Didier Reynders

CEPS In Brief

The skill challenges posed by Covid-19

Is Europe ready to invest in its labour force?

CEPS Task Force

EEAS 2.0

How can the Service play a stronger role in forging a more coherent, visible and effective EU foreign policy?

CEPS Project


Better Agri-food Trade Modelling for policy Analysis

CEPS In Brief

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

25 Nov 2020

The impacts of lockdowns in response to the Covid-19 outbreak have been asymmetric across different economic sectors, depending on the…

16 Nov 2020

Lockdowns are not the only way to control a pandemic. Keeping open the restaurant and retail sector increases the risk…

22 Oct 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused widespread concern about debt unsustainability in both developed and emerging economies. To address this challenge,…


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.


Cybersecurity@CEPS SUMMIT 2020 – Policy Challenges for the EU Cybersecurity


  • Juhan Lepassaar,
  • Jakub Boratynski,
  • Raji Samani,
  • Lise Fuhr,
  • Alessandro Zamboni,
  • Luigi Rebuffi,
  • Marko Hartwig,
  • Andreas Tegge,
  • Ursula Pachl,
  • Maria Rosaria Taddeo,
  • Ross Anderson,
  • Wolfgang Kleinwachter,
  • Florian Pennings,
  • Aristotelis Tzafalias,
  • Ioannis Askoxylakis,
  • Paul TImmers,
  • Sandra Schmitz,
  • Elettra Ronchi,
  • Ghislain de Salins,
  • Paul Chastanet,
  • Andrea Renda,
  • Lorenzo Pupillo

Stakeholder Kick-off Workshop – How interoperability can achieve seamless data flows and services for the EU’s public sector


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How crisis-proof is the financial market infrastructure?


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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.

17 Nov 2020 - 31 Mar 2021

The New Industrial Strategy for Europe

CEPS is launching a new and ambitious Task Force on EU Industrial Policy after the pandemic. Register your interest here.…

01 Jan 2020 - 31 Jan 2024


The EU-funded EUSOCIALCIT project will review policies to boost European social citizenship. It will develop…

01 Apr 2020 - 31 Mar 2024


C4U is a holistic interdisciplinary project addressing all the essential elements required for the optimal…

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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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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