On 14-15 December the ECSPM (represented by its President and General Secretary) took part in the annual meeting of the “Professional Network Forum” of the European Centre of Modern Languages (ECML) of the Council of Europe, in Graz, Austria. The PFN “is formed of international associations and institutions that share common values and have overlapping expertise in the field of language education and assessment. Under the auspices of the ECML, the members of the PFN have agreed to share their know-how and have committed themselves to work together on areas of common interest in the service of language education.”