The Road Towards Brexit
The EU and the UK have less than two years to settle their divorce and to set out their future relationship. The conference will provide an overview of the current negotiations, outline the risks and opportunities that Danish enterprises are facing, and offer insights into the future relationship between the EU and the UK.
Conference organised by Altinget and Rasmussen Global
08:15-09:00: Registration - please arrive early due to security measures
09:00-09:05: Introduction by Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Founder of Rasmussen Global
09:05-09:20: Brexit seen from a Danish perspective by Kristian Jensen, Minister of Finance
09:20-09:50: The road towards Brexit by Jeppe Tranholm-Mikkelsen, Secretary-General of the Council
09:50-10:40: A corporate response to Brexit – a moderated debate and Q&A
Jens Ladefoged Mortensen, Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen
Jens Klarskov, CEO, the Danish Chamber of Commerce
Martin H. Thelle, Partner and Managing Director, Copenhagen Economics
Kasper Thormod Nielsen, Director Global Trade Policy and Food Regulatory Affairs, Arla Foods
Rebecca Adler-Nissen, Professor, University of Copenhagen
Quick fire session with Peter Hummelgaard Thomsen, MP, EU spokesperson for the Social Democratic Party and member of the Business, Growth and Export Committee
10:40-11:00: Coffee break
11:00-11:25: UK’s approach to the upcoming negotiations by Dominic Schroeder, British Ambassador to Denmark
11:25-11:50: Brexit seen from a global perspective by Sir Nigel Sheinwald, Senior Advisor, Rasmussen Global
11:50-12:00: Concluding remarks by Anders Fogh Rasmussen and Rasmus Nielsen, publisher, Altinget
Moderators: Birger Riis-Jørgensen, Senior Advisor, Rasmussen Global and Jakob Nielsen, Editor-in-chief, Altinget
Time and place
Tuesday June 13 from 09:00 - 12:00
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
The conference will also be live streamed.