The Chairman of Associations of Public Affairs Agencies (APAA) Mr Václav Nekvapil was elected as a Vice-President of Public Affairs Community of Europe (PACE) at its conference held in Athens, Greece, on May 12th and 13th of 2017. Ms Maria Rosa Rotondo was elected as the President of PACE and the other Vice Presidents are Ms Laura Florea and Dominik Maier. Apart from the fruitful debate on various topics regarding the development of the PA industry in Europe, Prague was chosen as a location for an annual 2019 PACE conference.
Public Affairs Community of Europe (PACE) was established in 2011 in Rome as a common platform of all national organisations of European public affairs professionals and lobbyists. PACE unites particular national public affairs associations and communities with the aim to promote transparency and to provide support, information sharing, networking for professionals that work in the field on the national or European level in Brussels.