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Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)

  • Date: 25/01/2011, 10:30-12:30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room AB-3D, 36, rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 20/01/2011 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 25/01/2011, 10:30-12:30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room AB-3D, 36, rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 20/01/2011 12:00

DG Trade is organising a meeting to inform and consult civil society about the plurilateral Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA).

The goal of ACTA is to provide an improved framework for countries committed to intellectual property protection, in view of effectively addressing the challenges of intellectual property rights (IPR) infringement today.

Relevant information about the ACTA can be found at the External Trade website.

LEAD PARTICIPANT

Mr Pedro Velasco Martins, Deputy Head of Unit, Public Procurement and Intellectual Property Directorate-General for Trade

Moderator

Ms Ramona Samson, Civil Society Coordinator, Directorate-General for Trade

Agenda

1. Update on the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)
2. Open discussion

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Mr Philippe Aigrain, La Quadrature Du Net (funded)
  • Ms. Elisa Baldini, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), Access to Medicines Campaign
  • Mrs Bénédicte Bejm-Mayer, Mouvement des Entreprises de France (MEDEF)
  • Ms Sylviane Chapelle, European Patent Office
  • Mr Matthieu Deraedt, GRUPO SUR
  • Ms Cécile Despringre, Society of Audiovisual Authors
  • Ms Egle Eimontaite, Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Mr. Jose Fonseca, Grupo Empresarios Agrarios (GEA)
  • Ms Kate Foster, European Coordination of Independent Producers
  • Mr Paul Fournier, EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Mr Andreas Galanakis, American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union
  • Mr Bestaux Grégoire, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), Access to Medicines Campaign
  • Mr Maxime Hommé, European Confederation of Footwear Industry (CEC)
  • Ms Xenia Iwaszko, IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Mr Ralph Kamphöner, EuroCommerce
  • Mr Ilias Konteas, BUSINESSEUROPE
  • Ms Fanny Lajarthe, European Patent Office
  • Mr Tim Reed, Stichting Health Action International
  • Mr. Thomas Ruddy, Sustainable Europe Research Institute
  • Ms Ancel-La Santos Quintano, European Patent Office
  • MS Claudia Schoeler, Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.
  • Ms Katarzyna Szymielewicz, Fundacja Panoptykon
  • Mr Robert Taylor, Confederation of British Industry
  • Mr Jonathan Tetas, Le Cercle de l'Industrie
  • Mr Félix Tréguer, La Quadrature Du Net
  • Ms Carmen Turcu, Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Mr. Marc Van de Perre, CLECAT - European association for forwarding, transport, logistic and Customs services
  • Mrs Joyce van Genderen-Naar , ACP Civil Society Forum
  • Mr Walter Van Holst, Stichting Vrijschrift
  • Ms Laura Vilches, Entidad de Gestión de Derechos de los Productores Audiovisuales
  • Mr Lars Vogt, Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry
  • Mr Ante Wessels, Stichting Vrijschrift
  • Mr James Wilson, EU Ukraine Business Council aisbl