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01 July 2015
TTIP and beyond- trade in global and local politics
Internal Interpretation available in FR EN DE ES FI HU BG SL LT IT .
Livestreaming available here.
9:00 Welcome by Yannick Jadot, Greens/EFA Coordinator on trade policy
Moderator Philippe Lamberts, Co-President of the Greens/EFA Group, introducing the three panels to explore TTIP - some popular myths
9:20 Panel 1: "TTIP will contain China and tie the US to Europe"
Pierre Defraigne, Executive Director, Madriaga College of Europe Foundation
Denis Redonnet, DG Trade, European Commission
Melinda St.Louis, Public Citizen, USA
10:20 Panel 2: "TTIP is good for jobs and SMEs"
Thea Lee, AFL/CIO, USA
Hans-Jürgen Völz, Federal Association of Medium-Sized Enterprises (BVMW), Germany.
Peter Chase, US Chamber of Commerce, Brussels
11:20 Panel 3: "TTIP will create a gold standard for global trade"
Chiara Giovannini, Senior Manager Policy/Innovation, European Consumer Voice in Standardisation (ANEC)
Sharon Treat, Maine Citizen Trade Policy Commission, USA
Sanya Reid-Smith, Third World Network, Geneva
12:20 Conclusions by Ska Keller, Green MEP in the EP Trade Committee