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The Services Package - an alternative to enforcement action?

27.09.2017 - 15:00
- 27.09.2017 - 17:30
Last Updated: 29.09.2017 - 12:45
Room JAN 6Q2, European Parliament, Brussels
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Wednesday
15.00
Opening remarks
Speakers
Andreas SCHWAB, EPP Group Coordinator in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the European Parliament (EP)
15.10
European Commission
Speakers
Lowrie Evans, Director-General of DG Grow, European Commission
15.30
Panel 1: E-card - real added value or simply more bureaucracy?
Moderator: Anna Maria CORAZZA BILDT, Member of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the EP
Speakers
Holger Schwannecke, Zentralverband des Deutschen Handwerks (German Crafts)
Helena de Felipe Lehtonen, Member of the Employer's Group (EESC)
Markus Kleinhans, Kleinhans GmbH (German business in the border region)
Erik Ageberg, Företagarna (Swedish Federation of Business Owners)
15.55
Question & answer session
16.10
Summary of the panel
Speakers
Dariusz ROSATI, Member of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee of the EP
16.15
Panel 2: Notification/Proportionality - how to avoid duplication of procedures?
Moderator: Ivan ŠTEFANEC
Speakers
Pascal Eydoux, Conseil national des barreaux (French Bar association)
Friedemann Schmidt, ABDA (German Pharmacy Organisation)
Roberto Orvieto, Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri d'Italia
Jeroen Hardenbol, Business Europe
16.40
Question & answer session
17.00
End of the hearing
Speakers
Manfred WEBER, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament

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