World Trade Summit 2017: 'Landscape Post Brexit'
In an ever changing business environment the Institute is endeavouring to bring the skills agenda to the fore by engaging with business and government in shaping the future of international trade. By providing informed debate and ensuring that exporters’ voices are heard, large or small, our exclusive World Trade Summit focuses on where next and the great things that are already happening.
Our annual world trade summit brought together some of the most knowledgeable and influential speakers on the key issues that impact on international trade.
10:00 Coffee & registration
10:30 Arne Mielken, IOE&IT
10:50 Baihas Baghdadi, Barclays - 'The risks to global trade posed by protectionist values'
11:10 Brook Horowitz, IBLF Global – 'Managing risk in emerging markets'
11:30 Jessica Gladstone, Clifford Chance LLP - 'Trading post-Brexit: legal and practical implications for business'
11:50 Louis Taylor, UK Export Finance
12:10 Panel discussion: Debating the landscape
a. Chris Southworth – International Chambers of Commerce UK (ICC)
b. Dr John Llewellyn – Llewellyn Consulting
c. Alex Veitch - Freight Transport Association (FTA)
14:00 Adrian Jacob, Trading Director - Currency UK
14:20 Elizabeth Ward, Virtuoso Legal - 'The Impact of IP on Trade (All Eyes on Brexit)'
14:40 Dmitriy Gilgur, Vimes Consultancy – 'Eastern Europe, opportunities for export - Ukraine'
15:00 William Hobbs, Barclays - 'Globalisation - premature obituaries'
15:20 Kathryn Moon, Arthur J Gallagher – 'Brexit insurance impact'
15:40 Neil Bird, Miles Vartan Consultancy - 'Exploring strategic advantages of AEO status post Brexit'
16:00 Lesley Batchelor OBE, IOE&IT - 'Update from the WTO Public Forum'
16:20 Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint
16:40 Closing remarks
16:45 Drinks & networking
Young President, The Institute of Export & International Trade
MD, Global Head of Trade & Working Capital, Barclays
CEO, IBLF Global
Partner, Clifford Chance LLP
Chief Executive, UK Export Finance
Secretary General, International Chamber of Commerce UK
Dr John Llewellyn
Partner, Llewellyn Consulting
Head of Global Policy, Freight Transport Association (FTA)
Trading Director, Currency UK
Principal, Virtuoso Legal
Founder, Vimes Consultancy
Head of Investment Strategy (Europe), Barclays
Managing Director - Coventry, Arthur J. Gallagher
Senior Consultant, Miles Vartan Consultancy
Lesley Batchelor OBE
Director General, The Institute of Export & International Trade
Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint
Former Minister of State for Trade and Investment
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