United States 7 April 2015
9th Round Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Negotiations
The ninth round of U.S. - EU negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) agreement will take place in New York, NY from 20 to 24 April 2015. The negotiating teams will discuss in-depth a broad range of TTIP issues.
During the 9th round, the U.S. hosts will hold a forum during which U.S. and EU negotiators will exchange views with interested stakeholders. The forum will take place on Thursday 23 April 2015 from 11:00 – 16:30 (NY time) at TBD location and will feature two separate components:
(1) Stakeholder Policy Presentations - 11:00 – 14:30 (NY time)
Stakeholders are invited to deliver presentations to U.S. and EU negotiators outlining their views on aspects of the TTIP agreement. Presentation time slots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis until capacity is reached. Stakeholders must register by Wednesday 15 April 2015 in order to receive a time assignment. To register, please click here.
The presentations will be open to the press.
(2) Chief Negotiators Briefing - 15:15 – 16:30 (NY time)
The U.S. and EU Chief Negotiators will provide a briefing on the status of the negotiations and will answer stakeholder questions. The briefing is open to registered stakeholders. In order to attend, stakeholders must register by Wednesday 15 April 2015. To register, please click here.
The U.S. and EU Chief Negotiators will hold a media briefing at the end of the negotiating round, on Friday 24 April 2015 in New York. The briefing will be open to credentialed members of the press.
To register for the open press components of the round, please click here. If you have questions about your registration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for registration is 15 April 2015.
For more information, please visit the USTR website, and the European Union’s TTIP website.