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Doing Business in the United Kingdom: Free Trade Negotiations and Post-Brexit Opportunities
December 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am CST/ Free
With January 1, 2021, bringing changes associated with a post-Brexit world, Minnesota companies may have to quickly pivot in order to seize new opportunities and maintain business continuity.
Please join us for a candid, virtual discussion of the business opportunities, implications, and considerations associated with the post-Brexit environment.
- An update on the ongoing U.S.-UK Free Trade Agreement negotiations
- What are the operational challenges companies are facing?
- How are Minnesota companies meeting these challenges?
- Legal, tax, and accounting issues
Alan Gogbashian – Keynote Speaker
Consul General of the United Kingdom in the Midwest
Ambassador Victoria Nuland – Keynote Speaker
Senior Counselor, Albright Stonebridge Group; former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs
Frances Moffett-Kouadio – Panelist
Director Exports North America, UK Department for International Trade
Jesse Edgerton – Panelist
Senior Economist, Executive Director, JP Morgan
Alan Farkas – Panelist
Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Jim Southwick – Panelist
Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Medtronic
Jessica Libby – Moderator
Managing Director, KPMG LLP