November 4, 2020
On Tuesday, 3rd of November the United States Presidential election will take place and on Wednesday 4th of November from 11:00 – 12:30 CET (Dutch time)
the European Chambers of Commerce will organise a webinar where we will discuss the outcome of the election. A tight race is expected, so we are excited to learn who will be the next US president.
During this webinar, keynote speaker Marja Verloop, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy the Netherlands, will give a speech about the results of the election. After that, industry experts will discuss the outcome of the election and give their views on what are the consequences, not only political but also for the trade/business relations between the US and Europe.
11:00 - 11:05 Opening remarks by Anton Valk, Chairman NBCC
11:05 - 11:15 Speech by Marja Verloop, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy the Netherlands
11:15 - 11:35 Geopolitical outlook by Willem Post, Senior visiting fellow on U.S. politics, Clingendael and Rem Korteweg, Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael
11:35 - 11:45 Economic outlook by Bert Colijn, Senior Economist, ING
11:45 - 11:55 Tax and Trade outlook by Greg Lohmeyer, US Tax desk in the UK, EY
11:55 - 12:25 Panel discussion
12:25 - 12:30 Closing remarks by Anton Valk, Chairman, NBCC
The webinar will be moderated by Erwin Sieders and Simone Admiraal, both are Partners in the International Tax & Transaction Services team at EY Amsterdam
Members of the EU or Canadian Chambers of Commerce can view the livestream free of charge. If you are a member of one of the Chambers of Commerce, please select "Member company" during registration when selecting your status.