Upcoming event, WITA event

The World Trade Organization: What’s Next?

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (US/Eastern)
Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center

The EU and Canada have released concept papers on reform of the WTO, and selected WTO members will meet in Ottawa on Oct. 24-25 to explore the topic.

Please join WITA to learn about these proposals; whether they address concerns raised by the U.S.;  and what the road ahead might look like.

Read the European paper WTO on modernization here


Discussion with

Clete Willems, Deputy Assistant to the President for International Economics and Deputy NEC Director at The White House

Moderator, Stephen J. Claeys,Wiley Rein, LLP, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping / Countervailing Duty Operations

Followed by Panel Discussion Featuring

Grant D. Aldonas, Executive Director, Institute of International Economic Law, Georgetown University Law Center; former Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, Department of Commerce

Ronald Lorentzen, Senior International Trade Advisor, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP; former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Enforcement & Compliance (E&C), Department of Commerce

Terence P. Stewart, Managing Partner, Stewart and Stewart

Moderator, Dorothy DwoskinPrincipal, d2Strategies LLC; Former Assistant USTR for the World Trade Organization (WTO) and Multilateral Affairs, Office of the US Trade Representative