Mr. Dave Keating

American-European journalist

Dave Keating is an American-European journalist in Brussels who moderates live events. He is the Brussels Correspondent for France 24 and a Nonresident Senior Fellow with the Atlantic Council. He also writes for the New Statesman, Energy Monitor, IP Quarterly,  Euractiv, Forbes and World Politics Review. Previously he was the editor of, a side publication of The Economist.​​ He is ranked as the number one EU social media influencer for 2023, coming in second in 2022 and third in 2021 and 2020.

Before arriving in Brussels in 2010, Dave covered the boardrooms of London, the halls of the US Congress in Washington, the cafes of Paris, the politics of Prague, the courtrooms of Chicago and the streets of New York City. He has also covered climate policy in Berlin. Dave previously covered US politics in Washington and draws comparisons between the American federal system and the European Union. He is well-known in Brussels not only for his reporting but also his conference moderation.  

As a broadcast journalist, Dave has worked as a correspondent reporter, a live in-studio analyst, a line producer, a newsmagazine show producer and a segment producer for live news panels. Originally from the New York City area, Dave holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University in film/television and European history. He also holds a Master’s of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.