Events

Tiptoeing to the TTIP: What Kind of Agreement for What Kind of Partnership?

September 18, 2015 | The Hague, Netherlands

Location:

  • TMC Asser Institute
    The Hague, Netherlands Map


WilmerHale Partner Naboth van den Broek participated in a high-level Roundtable on the regulatory and investment-related aspects of the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership. The event was co-organized by the T.M.C. Asser Institute, Centre for International & European Law; the Amsterdam Center for International Law; and the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with the participation of the European Commission, DG TRADE. The event focused on regulatory cooperation and protection standards, as well as the controversies and ongoing discussions and proposals regarding Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS).

Speakers:
Prof. Anne Meuwese, Tilburg University
Ben Smulders, Head of Cabinet, Vice President Frans Timmermands, European Commission
HE Justice Egbert Myjer
Hiddo Houben, Deputy Chief Negotiator for TTIP (DG TRADE, European Commission)
Hugo H. Siblesz, Secretary General of the Permanent Court of Arbitration
Prof. Pieter Jan Kuijper, University of Amsterdam
Naboth van den Broek, WilmerHale
Ronald Roosdorp, Director Trade Policy and International Economic Governance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Prof. HJ Snijders, Leiden University
Prof. Stephan Schill, University of Amsterdam
Willem-Jan Laan, Director of Global External Affairs, Unilever
Dr. Wybe Douma, TMC Asser Institute