Can TTIP Protect European Creativity? (ELF Ralf Dahrendorf Roundtable)


Can TTIP Protect European Creativity?

ELF Ralf Dahrendorf Roundtable

June 4, 2015 | 19:00-21:30 Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, Amsterdam Negotiatiors aim to make the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Protocol (TTIP) the ‘gold standard’ of trade agreements, not least when it comes to intellectual property rights. Europe’s economic future depends on knowledge intensive industries so we ask the question – can TTIP protect European creative work? Welcome Roel Martens, Member of the Board, European Liberal Forum (ELF) Discussion with Xenia Iwaszko, Head of International Trade, International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) Tom Papworth, Associate Director of the UK Think-Tank Centreforum Marietje Schaake MEP, Member of the European Parliament Committee on International Trade Moderated by Christoph Schmidt, Brussels Correspondent for ‘Trouw’ Working language: English Organised by European Liberal Forum. For further information, please contact the ELF Secretariat at or via telephone +32 |0|2 401 87 12 Please RSVP by 1 June 2015 via dahrendorf-ttip