Brexit: Opportunities & Obstacles
Breakfast & Program: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
The United Kingdom is Canada's leading trading partner in Europe and third largest trading partner globally. Bilateral trade between Canada and the United Kingdom exceeded $25 billion in 2018.
This interactive breakfast will feature an expert panel discussing what Canadian companies should know about the future of Brexit and what opportunities and obstacles they should be prepared for.
Join the British Canadian Business Association and World Trade Centre Vancouver for this timely discussion.
Andy Barr, First Secretary, Head of Economics & Trade, British High Commission
Nicole Davison, British Consul General to Vancouver
Frank Flood, Irish Consul General to Vancouver
Renee Umezuki, Acting Director, Pacific Regional Office, Global Affairs Canada
Moderator: Celso Boscariol, President, Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada-West & EU Chamber Canada-West
World Trade Center Vancouver is part of the World Trade Centers Association, a not-for-profit, non-partisan association dedicated to the establishment and effective operation of World Trade Centers as instruments for trade expansion. The World Trade Centers Association is an international ecosystem of global connections and integrated trade services made up of over 324 World Trade Center locations in 89 countries, representing over 750,000 businesses globally.