I have extensive experience in moderating panels and hosting events big and small. Whether you want an intimate fireside chat or a lively and exciting debate, I will work to set the correct tone for your event. Don't hesitate to get in touch about collaborating and for rates. Below are some recent examples of hosting and moderating duties - click the links to watch videos.
Holding host on the JobsJobsJobs event - interviewing EU Commission President Ursula con der Leyen and Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Main moderator for three panels with a group of high level particpants:
- Space Applications Maritime Transport & Activities: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZIJ-FaDk38&list=PLkxHYCch8t3K7k3OQzSgt9KUSWUe3s568&index=15
- Space data for Security and Defence: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtMOy9Q334I&list=PLkxHYCch8t3K7k3OQzSgt9KUSWUe3s568&index=20&t=38s
Day moderator/Master of Ceremonies for the European Commission's, Citizens' Energy Forum. Ordinarily called the Dublin Forum, COVID19 turned it into an online event. I guided the event through a number of panels and conducted nearly an hour of live interview with EU Commissioner for Justice and Consumers, Didier Reynders.
Online panel with security experts discussing the topic: Of Black Swans & Grey Rhinos: Enhancing NATO’s Resilience to Future Crises.
The event focused on how the use of standardisation and open source-development can translate European ethical values and human rights into a technical reality and provide an open and trusted basis for technology implementation in the marketplace. A top level panel of industry and policy experts participating.
"Jack moderated a high-level panel on 'Arts as a bridge between Cultures' in the framework of the European Development Days 2019. It was an absolute pleasure preparing this event with him: confident, reactive, bringing ideas. Jack moderated the panel with great efficiency, knowing how to balance interventions, keep a great dynamic and spice up the debates and finding the right tones between high-level officials and artists alike." said Jean Constantinesco, European External Action Service.
Breakfast event with the coordinator the the EU's Common Fishery Policy and the Our Fish NGO which is calling for the EU to meet the targets it's set itself for overfishing.
In May 2018 in Brussels, a discussion focused on providing a forum for refugees in Europe to have their voices heard by those in power. The premise was to have a panel of politicians and decision makers responding to a group of 20 refugees and their allies.
From the European Parliament in Brussels, a vibrant discussion for Politico Europe with EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Parliament VP Mairead McGuinness, EHP President Katarína Gatialová and Zeger Vercouteren from Johnson and Johnson.
Participant on a lively panel with journalists from Central Asia to discuss the challenges of radicalization, misinformation and ethics in journalism.