Single Market Strategy: how to boost the growth engine

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27.01.2016 - 15:00
- 27.01.2016 - 18:00
Last Updated: 29.01.2016 - 09:03
JAN 6Q2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Welcome and Introduction
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament (EP)
Keynote speech
Elżbieta BIEŃKOWSKA, European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Panel I - Industry, SMEs, Start-ups: liberating their energies for the Single Market of the future
Chair: Róza Maria Gräfin von THUN UND HOHENSTEIN MEP
Kaidi RUUSALEPP, Founder and CEO of Funderbeam
Prof Adam A AMBROZIAK, Associate Professor, Warsaw School of Economics
Marco GAY, President of the Italian Young Entrepreneurs, Vice-President of Confindustria
Panel II: Sharing economy and services: who is what and how to adapt to reality?
Nicolas BRUSSON, CEO and co-founder of BlaBlaCar
Prof Dr Stephan WERNICKE, Legal Counsel of the German Chambers of Commerce (DIHK)
Katarina MAASKANT, Head of EU Affairs, Ikea
Sergio VEROLI, Vice-President of Federconsumatori (Italian Consumers' Association)
Lara COMI, European Parliament Rapporteur on the 'Single Market Strategy'


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