In the context of CETA’s implementation, which should start on September 21st 2017, the seminar will aim to give our companies practical information about the multiple opportunities offered by this free trade agreement and to maximise its take up by Belgian businesses. After a high-level introduction by various Belgian, Canadian and European authorities, experts will cover the specific details of how and under what conditions CETA facilitates trade and create new opportunities during three parallel interactive workshops
Join Elena Bryan, ECIPE Senior Fellow, the former Senior Representative of USTR in Brussels, in a conversation on the implications of trying to renegotiate NAFTA in a global context. Whether it’s real or fiction, what are the implications of President Trump’s rebalancing act? Event will be moderated by Erik van der Marel, Senior Economist at ECIPE.
On Thursday, 21 September, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada enters into force provisionally.