Or go to the Advanced Search

Cathy Smith

Broadcaster, Journalist and Event Moderator

Cathy has a lively and engaging style. She injects energy into the conferences she moderates and ensures there is a meaningful debate and exchange of ideas.

She specialises in conference moderating as well as media and crisis training.

Cathy is a former Channel Four News presenter and BBC and GMTV Europe correspondent.

Based in Brussels and working all over Europe, Cathy Smith has extensive knowledge of EU affairs and moderates conferences and events on a huge array of subjects ranging from politics, to pharmaceuticals, to pig farming and from ICT, to industry, to entrepreneurship.

Cathy Smith is a highly experienced conference moderator working out of Brussels (she’s worked so far in 26 of the 28 EU member states). She is a presenter of European Journal for DeutscheWelle TV.

Recent events were for: European Commission, National Farmers’ Union UK,  Federation of European Risk Managers’ Associations, Merck Serono, IFAH Europe, EuropaBio, Eunited, European Medtech Alliance, Vaccines Europe.

"I cannot thank you enough for both your contribution and support during that first day ofICT2013 Create Connect Grow in Vilnius."

"You did brilliantly and set an excellent relaxed tone for the coming days. BIG personal THANK YOU from me."  ZOE KAY DG Connect, European Commission

"Just a word of thanks for a great ‘performance’ yesterday – you were brilliant. So many people told me that it could have gone on for another half an hour – and they were right."  Gwyn Jones, Vice-President, National Farmers Union

"There  was a lot of work and sometimes stress for our team organising this event, but one thing I never had any worries or doubts about was the moderation, as I always felt confident that we were in good hands. And indeed that was the case, as you were well prepared and delivered perfectly! We received lots of good feedback about your moderation and really liked your style! " Cara McLaughlin, European Automobile Manufacturers' Association – ACEA

"On behalf of Merck Serono, I would like to thank you again for being the moderator at our Dinner Debate on Patient Adherence. We appreciate your valuable contribution to the debate, and look forward to future opportunities to work with you again."  Stefan Oschmann, President, Merck Serono

Speaker Enquiry