Alison Hunter is a Director and joint owner of a consultancy business – Economic and Public Policy Consultancy (EPPC). Based in Brussels for the last 10 years, she has over 17 years of consultancy experience, delivering public policy, research and analysis assignments for clients in Brussels and UK settings. Alison’s areas of expertise are EU regional policy (including regional innovation and Smart Specialisation), economic development, clusters and industrial growth. She is an experienced moderator, working with EU institutional partners and regional stakeholders, and covering event design, delivery and reporting. Alison also delivers senior capacity building support and advice on EU engagement to multiple stakeholders, and has significant experience is developing large-scale projects.
Alison is highly experienced in working with EU institutions, including a range of Commission services in the areas of Regional Policy, Research & Innovation and Maritime Affairs & Fisheries. She is also a Senior Adviser with a leading Brussels think-tank, the European Policy Centre, focusing on regional, innovation and industrial policy.
When you land @BrusselsAirport and your work for @EcoWal is projected on large screens in the baggage hall to welcome you home.
One of the projects we funded has just raised €7m euro investment funding to sustain their growth. Looking forward to following the future development of @_cubbit as a European Internet success stories.
The International Conference on Research Infrastructures (ICRI) @icri2021 sparked important debates on challenges and emerging trends for #ResearchInfrastructures around the world. Check out our key takeaways from the conference: https://www.efiscentre.eu/icri2021/