European Training Foundation conference in Kiev Moderating the European Training Foundation conference in Kiev hosted by the Director Serban with Ukrainian Prime Minister Groysman, Minister Hrynevyc and Ambassador Mingarelli, Head of the EU Delegation. European Institute for Gender Equality Moderating workshops for the Expert Forum and Management Board of the European Institute for Gender Equality in Vilnius. Energy Storage Innovation with STORY Designed and moderated the second STORY Advisory Board meeting looking at secure and reliable energy storage solutions for European customers. Europe Direct Workshop with DG COMM Moderating the EuroDirect workshop for the European Commission DG COM with partners from Member States in Brussels. Ignite Inspire Innovate Forum with DG EAC Moderating the DG EAC Higher Education Innovation Forum in Brussels 2016 African European Agenda on Waste Management Moderating two workshops for African and European stakeholders on a new agenda for waste management for European Commission DG RTD. European Alliance for Apprenticeships Moderating stakeholder conference for European Commission DG EMPL on the European Alliance for Apprenticeships. Council of European Municipalities & Regions Moderating the Council of European Municipalities & Regions Congress in Nicosia with members and stakeholders on issues ranging from the integration of migrants to climate change adaptation. Single Market Forum for Latvian Presidency Moderating the Single Market Forum for the European Commission DG EMPL during the Latvian EU Presidency in Riga. European Training Foundation Expert Workshop Moderating Expert workshop on vocational education and training for the European Training Foundation in Turin. Biodiversity Mainstreaming Designed and moderated the GEF World Bank project Connect led by UNEP-WCMC on mainstreaming biodiversity planning in Ghana, Mozambique and Uganda. Nature Outlook Launch Launch of the Nature Outlook publication by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency in Brussels with the European Commission DG ENV and other stakeholders. Operationalising Ecosystem Services Running the final OPERAs User Board meeting on operationalising ecosystem services. Resyntex Circular Economy Engaging stakeholders in Annecy, Maribor and Manchester on collecting low-grade textiles for industrial symbiosis as part of circular economy concept.