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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Multilateral Trading System at Risk? Updating global trade rules and reforming the WTO

Start Date: 5/22/2019 6:00 PM EDT
End Date: 5/22/2019 8:15 PM EDT

Venue Name: Residence of the Ambassador of Norway

Location:
3401 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC  United States  20007

Organization Name: WIIT

Contact:
WIIT Staff
Email: info@wiit.org
Phone: 202-869-3775

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) and LGBT Professionals in International Trade (GATT DC), together with the Norwegian Embassy, are delighted to present a panel discussion on reforming the World Trade Organization.
 
The panel discussion will feature overviews from senior trade officials at foreign embassies in Washington, including perspectives on reform of the WTO.  U.S.  industry representatives will also discuss their perspectives on the need to reform the multilateral trading system and the importance of the WTO.
 
The panel discussion will be followed by a networking reception

Panelists
Elizabeth Bowes, Minister Counselor, Embassy of Australia
Kristin Hansen, Minister Counselor, Embassy of Norway
Jake Colvin, Vice President, Global Trade and Innovation, NFTC
Additional business panelist TBD

Moderator
H.E. Kåre R. Aas, Ambassador of Norway to the U.S.




Attendance: Event is open only to members of WIIT and GATT DC.


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Closed: 5/22/2019 12:00 PM

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