European Services Forum 20th Anniversary event

ESF 20th Anniversary Event: “Importance of trade in services in a disruptive world trade environment”

10th December 2019 – 16:30 – 19:00

BusinessEurope Building – Room Europe

REGISTRATIONS HERE.

168, avenue de Cortenbergh – 1000 Brussels

16:30 – 17:00: Registration & Welcoming coffee

17:00 – 17:05: Welcoming Remarks

Mr. Tilmann Kupfer, Chairman of ESF Policy Committee, Vice President, Trade and International Affairs, BT Group Plc.

17:05 – 17:15: Introductory Remarks “ESF Brochure on the importance of trade in services in the EU Economy”

Mr. Pascal Kerneis, Managing Director, European Services Forum

17:15 – 17:25 New Business Opportunities for Services Sectors

Mr. Lucian Cernat, Chief Economist, DG Trade, European Commission

17:25 – 18:50: High Level Panel Discussion & Q&A

Moderator: Iana Dreyer, Editor, Borderlex

Ms. Sabine Weyand, Director General – Directorate General for Trade

Mr Ilkka-Pekka Similä, DG for External Economic Relations of the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, and Chairman of the TPC Titulaires under the Finnish Presidency

Mr. Bernd Lange, Chairman of International Trade Committee, European Parliament

18:50 – 19:00: Closing remarks

Mr. Tilmann Kupfer, Chairman of ESF Policy Committee, Vice President, Trade and International Affairs, BT Group Plc

19:00 – 21:00: Cocktail and reception in the lobby of Room Europe

We thank our Media Partner for this event: Borderlex.eu