The European Network of Public Employment Services, or PES Network, meets twice a year in the country holding the Presidency of the Council. Participants are representatives at board level of the Public Employment Services of EU member states, as well as from Iceland and Norway. During the meeting, the strategic orientation of the network will be defined and current and future activities will be discussed and evaluated. In addition, the agenda includes an exchange on a current key topic with a labour market policy reference. The meeting is hosted by the German Federal Employment Agency. The meeting is not open to the public.