The PIC Network, made up of the European Commission and Internal Control specialists of all 28 EU Member States, will hold its next conference, from 21-23 June 2017, in Budapest, Hungary.
This will be the fourth such conference and invitations have been issued to all EU Member States and to all countries that are candidates to join the Union*.
The conference will be addressed by the Acting Deputy Director-General of DG Budget, Ms Rosa Aldea Busquets. A Working Group, comprising 9 volunteer Member States (Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Spain and the United Kingdom) has developed four Discussion Papers that will serve as input to the conference.
As well as concentrating on Internal Control arrangements for National Funds, this year the conference will also look at ways to improve the underlying Internal Control arrangements for the management of EU Funds.
The Discussion Papers are on the following subjects:
The 2017 conference will allow all Member States to discuss these papers in detail.
A full list of conference documentation can be found here. For more information about the conference, please contact:
Mr. Raymond Hill
Directorate-General for Budget
Phone: +32 2 299 83 59
* Note that participation to this event is based on invitation only