From Leicester to Brussels – Rory Palmer on becoming an MEP
Location: Online Webinar
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Having great experience in politics at a variety of levels, Mr Rory will share his journey and discuss the major differences and similarities between being a city counsellor and an MEP. For anyone looking to start a career in politics or public affairs, be it in the UK or EU. Mr Rory will be sharing his experience of politics and provide advice on what skills, mindset and experiences are necessary for the next generation of successful public affairs professionals.
Rory Palmer served in local politics as the Deputy City Mayor of Leicester and campaigns and policy research for Labour MPs in the UK. During his time in the European Parliament he served as a member of the influential Environment, Public Health & Food Safety Committee (ENVI), the Employment & Social Affairs Committee (EMPL) and the International Development Committee (DEVE).
We look forward to welcoming you at the Chamber to this exciting event!