16th November 2018 ; Friday 12:00PM-5:00PM

The EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement: Strengthening the Partnership between the EU and Singapore

Host/Sponsor
Event Date Time 16th November 2018 ; Friday 12:00PM-5:00PM
Venue Grand Hyatt, 10 Scotts Rd, Singapore 228211

Fee
EuroCham Members: $Free of charge Supporting Organizations: $Free of charge Non Members: $Free of charge

Programme 

12:00 – 14:00 Networking luncheon  followed by an outreach event
14:00 – 14:15 Opening remarks
Ms. Helena König, Deputy Director-General of DG TRADE, the European Commission
14:15 – 14:30 Keynote Address
Dr. Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State for the Ministry of Trade & Industry
14:30 – 15:00 First panel discussion:
The EUSFTA: Connecting Regions, Creating Opportunities
Ms. Helena König, Deputy Director-General of DG TRADE, the European Commission
Dr. Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade & Industry
Moderator: Mr. Simon Tay, Chairman of the Singapore Institute of International Affairs
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 – 17:00 The EUSFTA in 90 Minutes: What’s in it for our Businesses?
Key Benefits of the EUSFTA
Presented by Ms. Elizabeth Chelliah, MTI Principal Trade Specialist 
Second panel discussion:
Unlocking opportunities: How Businesses can leverage the Agreement
Mr. Douglas Foo, President of SMF and Vice-chairman of SBF 
Ms. Elizabeth Chelliah, MTI Principal Trade Specialist
Mr. Rene Piil Pedersen, Managing Director, Maersk Singapore
Mr. Federico Donato, President of EuroCham
Moderator: Mr. Manu Bhaskaran, Director of Centennial Group International, Founding Director and Chief Executive Officer of Centennial Asia Advisors
12:00 – 17:00  Exhibition booths (Grand Residence)
1. Enterprise Singapore
2. Singapore Business Federation 
3. EU Delegation
4. EuroCham
5. Austria
6. Belgium
7. Denmark
8. Estonia
9. Germany
10. Greece
11. Hungary
12. Ireland
13. Latvia
14. Poland
15. Romania
16. Spain
17. Sweden
18. United Kingdom                       

#EUSFTA

Registration is now closed. We have reached full capacity for the conference space.

Closing Date: 16th November 2018 ; Friday