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United States | Brussels, 10 July 2014

Join the EU’s TTIP negotiators live on Twitter on Friday 11 July

For the first time ever, EU trade negotiators will host a live Twitter chat. This time they’ll be discussing the on-going talks towards a new EU-US trade deal, the TTIP.

Join the EU's TTIP negotiation team on Twitter @EU_TTIP_Team on Friday, 11 July from 10.00 a.m. to 10.30 a.m.

So post your question using the hashtag #euchatTTIP.

We will focus in particular on our proposals to:

  • encourage more US investment in the EU
  • protect EU governments' right to regulate and to run public services as they wish
  • enable EU and US regulators to work more closely in future.

Participants will include:

  1. Fernando Perreau de Pinninck, EU Lead Negotiator on regulatory issues
  2. Leopoldo Rubinacci, EU Lead Negotiator on investment
  3. Denis Redonnet, EU Lead Negotiator on measures to support smaller firms
  4. Flavia Bernardini, EU Expert on trade in agricultural goods
  5. Wolf-Martin Maier, EU Expert on sanitary and phytosanitary issues
  6. Lutz Güllner, Deputy Head of DG Trade's Civil Society Outreach and Communication Team