Transatlantic IPR Working Group: 11th Annual Stakeholder Meeting

Tim Bennett, Director-General/CEO, Trans-Atlantic Business Council, moderates a panel discussion  during the 11th Annual Stakeholder Meeting of the Transatlantic IPR Working Group.

Tim Bennett, Director-General/CEO, Trans-Atlantic Business Council, moderates a panel discussion during the 11th Annual Stakeholder Meeting of the Transatlantic IPR Working Group.

The Trans-Atlantic Business Council held the annual Stakeholder Meeting convened by the Transatlantic IPR Working Group.  Input from stakeholders including consumer groups and the private sector informed the agenda of the government-to-government meetings held the following day.

The Transatlantic IPR Working Group coordinates in three main areas under the U.S.-EU IPR Action Strategy: engagement on IPR issues in third countries and international organizations, customs cooperation, and public-private partnerships.

The U.S. delegation is co-chaired by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.  The EU delegation is chaired by the Directorate General for Trade of the European Commission.

Attendees participate in a Q&A with panelists.

Attendees participate in a Q&A with panelists.