Upcoming Event

May
28
12:00

Making trade work for all – the Danish case

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This event will discuss how we can make trade work for all, focusing on the example of Denmark.

May 28, 2018, 12:00 pm Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Public | On the Record Livestreamed Topic: Global Economics & Governance

On 28 May we are organising an event to discuss how trade can work for all. Keynote speeches will be given by Brian Mikkelsen, Danish Minister for Business, Industry and Financial Affairs, and Maria Åsenius, Head of Cabinet to Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade. Following the speeches a recent report by Copenhagen Economics on the Danish example will be discussed by a panel of experts.

This event will be livestreamed on this page starting at 12:30. There is no need to register to watch the livestream.

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Schedule

May 28, 2018

12:00-12:30

Check in and lunch

12:30-12:35

Welcome remarks

Guntram B. Wolff, Director

12:35-13:00

Keynote speeches

Brian Mikkelsen, Danish Minister of Business, Industry and Financial affairs

Maria Åsenius, Head of Cabinet to Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade

13:00-13:15

Q&A

Chair: André Sapir, Senior Fellow

13:15-14:15

Panel Discussion

Chair: André Sapir, Senior Fellow

Casper Arnsbo Poulsen, Danish Confederation of Trade Unions

Sofia Bournou, Senior Adviser, BusinessEurope

Eva Rytter Sunesen, Managing Economist, Copenhagen Economics

14:15-14:30

Q&A

14:30

End

Speakers

Maria Åsenius

Head of Cabinet to Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Trade

Jens Boe Andersen

Director of European Affairs, Danish Union of Metalworkers

Sofia Bournou

Senior Adviser, BusinessEurope

Brian Mikkelsen

Danish Minister of Business, Industry and Financial affairs

André Sapir

Senior Fellow

Eva Rytter Sunesen

Managing Economist, Copenhagen Economics

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

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Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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