On October 24, 2018, the Honorable Bart Gordon, TABC US Director, and Christian Burgsmüller, Member of Cabinet of Trade Commissioner Malmström, provided perspectives on what to expect from the US mid-term elections, at a seminar jointly organised by TABC and BusinessEurope…. Read More

On October 24, 2018, the TABC held the Trans-Atlantic IPR Working Group Stakeholder Meeting, hosted by the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the EU. The three co-chairs representing the DG for Trade at the European Commission, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and the Office of Intellectual Property Rights at the U.S. Department of Commerce shared their…… Read More

TABC meeting with officials of the U.S. Mission to the EU. The U.S. Mission’s delegation was headed by Mr Adam Shub, Chargé d’Affaires. Trade, energy, digital, and financial services topics were discussed…. Read More

On Tuesday, November 14, TABC hosted a transatlantic videoconference seminar entitled ‘What’s New in Copyright in the U.S. and the EU?’ where two copyright experts presented on the latest developments related to copyright law and copyright legislation on both sides of the Atlantic. Professor Alain Strowel presented on the legislative developments in the EU and…… Read More

Members Only – TABC Semi-Annual Meeting in Europe   TABC holds two meetings (one in Brussels, one in Washington) each year to discuss the status of the organization’s top priorities, policy work, and key events. This year’s Europe meeting will host Adam Shub, Charge d’Affaires, U.S. Mission to the EU, who will provide a forecast…… Read More

Sebastian Remoy, President-Head of Public Affairs at Kreab and Europe Chair of the TABC Brexit Working Group, provided an up-to-date assessment for TABC members of the first month of Brexit negotiations. Sebastian held meetings with UK officials in London and in Brussels with Michel Barnier, the chief EU Brexit negotiator, prior to his trip to Washington…. Read More

TABC members were invited for a meeting with David De Falco, Director of the EU Office at the U.S. Department of Commerce, who visited Brussels from Washington D.C. and discussed transatlantic trade relations. David was accompanied by his U.S. Mission colleagues, John Breidenstine, Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs, and Michael Rogers, Digital Attache, as well as others…. Read More

TABC hosted Emma McClarkin MEP (ECR, UK) who provided her perspective on the UK Election process, the new standing of the Conservative Party, and what the resulting governing coalition might mean for the Brexit negotiations. Following her opening remarks, members participated in an off-the-record Q&A and discussion…. Read More

The Aspen Initiative for Europe visited Washington during the week of June 5, 2017, to learn in greater depth the views of business representatives on the current status of the EU-U.S. relationship. Initial comments about the EU by Trump Administration officials raised substantial concern about the short-term future of the relationship. With the recently completed trip…… Read More

TABC hosted a lunch discussion with a delegation of 7 members of the “Under 40” caucus of the European Parliament to discuss key issues of interest in the EU-US Common Agenda, E-privacy, Digital security, and Defense. David Talbot of Lilly moderated the discussion…. Read More