Transatlantic Business Works Summit

Transatlantic Business Works
1 day
1 day


U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062
The Transatlantic Business Works Summit, highlights the benefits of the world's largest bilateral trade and investment relationship--between the U.S. and the European Union--and identify ways to strengthen transatlantic commercial ties.

Speakers include leading U.S. and EU policymakers and senior executives from major U.S. and European-headquartered companies such as:
  • Markus Beyrer, CEO, BusinessEurope
  • Karan Bhatia, President, Government Affairs & Policy, GE
  • Myron Brilliant, Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs, U.S. Chamber
  • Jim Bruce, Senior Vice President and Chief Energy Policy Officer, UPS
  • Paul Caron, Director of Federal Government Affairs - U.S., Microsoft
  • Marjorie Chorlins, Vice President of European Affairs, U.S. Chamber
  • George Corbin, Senior Executive Vice President of Specialty Polymers, Solvay 
  • Daniel Hamilton, Executive Director, SAIS Center for Transatlantic Relations 
  • Astri Kimball, Senior Policy Counsel, Google
  • Annett Meiritz, Washington Correspondent, Handelsblatt
  • Patrick Mikkelsen, Chair, AmChams in Europe
  • Chris Padilla, Vice President, Government & Regulatory Affairs,  IBM
  • Martin Powell, Head of Urban Development, Siemens Global Centre for Competence of Cities
  • Luisa Santos, Director of International Relations, BusinessEurope
  • Joel Szabat, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs, U.S. Department of Transportation 
  • Marc Vancoppenolle, Global Head of Government Relations, Nokia
A networking reception featuring a delegation of visiting Executive Directors from the American Chambers across Europe followed the conference.
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