US Trade Representative Michael Froman and Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel​ on the Road Ahead for TPP

Introductory Remarks:
Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
Chairman
Atlantic Council

The Honorable C. Boyden Gray
Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Atlantic Council;
Former US Ambassador to the European Union

Keynote Remarks:
The Honorable Michael Froman
US Trade Representative
Executive Office of the President

The Honorable​ Daniel R. Russel​
Assistant Secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs
US Department of State

Moderator:
Jason Marczak
Deputy Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center
Atlantic Council

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On October 5, the United States and eleven Pacific Rim nations agreed to the largest regional trade accord in history — uniting 40 percent of the world’s economy — in a potentially game-changing model for global commerce and labor standards that includes over 18,000 tax cuts for US exports to the Asia-Pacific region. What would passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) mean for US economic and strategic leadership? What are the implications for commercial opportunities in Latin America and in Asia? 

Join the Atlantic Council's Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, Global Business and Economics Program, and Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security for US Trade Representative Michael Froman and Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs at the US Department of State Daniel R. Russel's first TPP-focused public event in Washington, DC since the successful conclusion of negotiations.
 

 
 

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Discussion: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Atlantic Council 
1030 15th Street NW
12th Floor
Washington, DC 20005