The Trans-Atlantic Business Council (TABC) is currently the largest cross-sectoral organization representing companies from both the United States (U.S.) and the European Union (EU) in support of a strong transatlantic agenda in trade and investment. It was founded in 2013 by the merger of the Trans-Atlantic Business Dialogue and the European American Business Council. The…… Read More

On Thursday May 2, 2019, the TABC has attended the EU-U.S. 1st High Level Business to Business Energy Forum in Brussels. The Forum focused on U.S. LNG exports to the EU’s gas market and brought together government officials, private sector representatives and academia…. Read More

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