Event

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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Wednesday
15:00
Welcome and Introduction
Speakers
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament (EP)
15:10
Keynote speech
Speakers
Elżbieta BIEŃKOWSKA, European Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
15:30
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
Speakers
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
16:35
Panel II: Sharing economy and services: who is what and how to adapt to reality?
Chair: Ivan ŠTEFANEC MEP
Speakers
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)
17:50
Conclusions
Speakers
Lara COMI, European Parliament Rapporteur on the 'Single Market Strategy'

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