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Trans-Atlantic trade symposium

Sierra Club | 10 July 2013

Trans-Atlantic Trade Symposium
Streamed live on 9 Jul 2013

TAFTA Symposium Schedule
Tuesday, July 9 * 8:45am to Noon
Sierra Club, 50 F Street, NW, Eighth Floor, Washington, DC

Welcome [9:00-9:05am]
Debbie Sease, Sierra Club

Opening Panel: What’s at Stake [9:05-9:55am]
- Virginia Robnett, Coalition for Sensible Safeguards (moderator)
- Lori Wallach, Public Citizen (TAFTA context)
- Natacha Cingotti, Friends of the Earth Europe (European perspectives)
- Celeste Drake, AFL-CIO (labor perspectives)

Environment Panel [10:00-10:55am]
- Carroll Muffett, Center for International Law (moderator)
- Ilana Solomon, Sierra Club (investor-state, energy & climate)
- William Waren, Friends of the Earth U.S. (downward harmonization)

Food Panel [11:00-12:00pm]
- Kathy Ozer, National Family Farm Coalition (moderator)
- Alexis Baden-Mayer, Organic Consumer Association (GMOs)
- Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Institute for Trade & Agriculture Policy (emerging technologies)

 source: You Tube