Beginning Friday, 15 April 2016 08:30
End Friday, 15 April 2016 10:00
Location Boulevard Bischoffsheim 11, 1000, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €0.00 (incl. VAT)
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As the EU continues to work with the US towards the Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership, Johannes Kleis, from The European Consumer Organisation (BEUC) will discuss TTIP and the consumer.

Mr Kleis will provide a short key note speech which will be followed by a moderated Q&A session


| Bureau Européen des Unions de Consommateurs (BEUC)

Johannes Kleis has been Head of Communications at The European Consumer Organisation (BEUC) since 2010. In this role Johannes is responsible for BEUC's external outreach as well as internal communications activities. BEUC, as a member of the Transatlantic Consumer Dialogue TACD, is one of the leading EU level civil society organisations engaged with the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Johannes is the alternate of BEUC’s Director General Monique Goyens in the European Commission’s Advisory Group on TTIP. Before joining BEUC, Johannes worked as a communications consultant for Ketchum Pleon, one of the world's leading public relations agencies. While at the Eberhard von Kuenheim Foundation of the BMW Group, Johannes worked on entrepreneurship and education projects. Prior to that, he briefly worked for the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Budapest. He studied political sciences, sociology and communications at the Catholic University of Brussels and Leuven as well as international economic affairs at the Andrassy Gyula University of Budapest

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