15 Mar 2021

Belgium and Ireland: Maximising Trade Flows in a new European Union

General info

Mon, Mar 15, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CET

Flanders Investment and Trade (FIT), Enterprise Ireland, the Embassy of Ireland in Belgium, and the Embassy of Belgium in Ireland, with the support of the Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Ireland, are organising this event for Irish and Belgian trading partners.

Join Enterprise Ireland Benelux and Flanders Investment and Trade on Monday, March 15th for a webinar that seeks to inform Belgian and Irish companies on the post-Brexit reality and to highlight new market opportunities for both countries and within the wider Eurozone.

Now that the EU has entered a new era, we will explore the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

During the webinar, we will look at bilateral trade relations, give insights into how to optimise your supply chain, and discuss, together with logistics experts and ports, how your company can expand and grow in Ireland, Belgium, and the hinterland of the European Union.

Flanders Investment and Trade (FIT), Enterprise Ireland, the Embassy of Ireland in Belgium, and the Embassy of Belgium in Ireland, with the support of the Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Ireland, are organising this event for Irish and Belgian trading partners.

PROGRAMME

10.00 – 10.02: Noelle O’ Connell, European Movement Ireland

10.06 – 10.08: Ambassador Nolan, Irish Embassy

10.08 – 10.10: Ambassador De Bauw, Belgian Embassy

10.10 – 10.15: Jacques Vanhoucke, Flanders Investment and Trade

10.15 – 10.25: Ray Ryan, Revenue Commissioners

10.25 – 10.35: Justin Atkin, Port of Antwerp

10.35 – 10.45: Lieve Duprez, Port of Zeebrugge

10.45 – 10.55: Dermot Connelly, Exertis

10.55 – 11.00: Yvan Vlaminck, FastLines

11.00 -11.05: Anne Lannigan, Enterprise Ireland

11.05 – 11.30: Interactive Q&A with Moderator Noelle O’Connell