EVENTS

DG agenda & WTO meetings this week

9-15 December 2017

The schedule below is at GMT-3 (Buenos Aires time) unless otherwise indicated.

Director-General Roberto Azevêdo speaks at the Sixth China Round Table on WTO Accessions: Strengthening the Rules-Based Multilateral Trading System and Building a Network to Promote Accessions

Sheraton Hotel
1.30 pm

Parliamentary Conference on the WTO

National Congress
3 pm

Book launch – Trade Multilateralism in the Twenty-First Century: Building the Upper Floors of the Trading System Through WTO Accession

Sheraton Hotel
5 pm

Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) High-Level Dialogue: Investing in Trade in the LDCs

Sheraton Hotel
5.30 pm

MC11 Opening Press Conference by DG Azevêdo and MC11 Chair, Minister Susana Malcorra of Argentina

Hilton Hotel (Room Buen Ayre C)
12 pm

MC11 Opening Ceremony, with addresses by President Mauricio Macri of Argentina and DG Azevêdo

Convention and Exhibition Centre (CEC)
4 pm

Parliamentary Conference on the WTO

National Congress
9 am

Launch of the g7+ WTO Accessions Group

Hilton Hotel Convention Centre, Atlantico B
10.30 am

DG Azevêdo speaks at the Enabling E-Commerce Initiative

Hotel Hilton (Room C)
5 pm

MC11 Plenary Session

Hilton Hotel Convention Centre (Room Pacifico A)
11 am

MC11 Plenary Session

Hilton Hotel Convention Centre, (Room Pacifico A)
2 pm

Book Launch: The WTO Agreements

Hilton Hotel (Room Buen Ayre A)
1 pm

Launch of the joint WTO-ITC-UNCTAD Global Trade Helpdesk

Hilton Hotel
1 pm

WTO/ITC cotton portal launch – press conference

Hotel Hilton (Room Buen Ayre A)
3 pm

Heads of Delegation

Informal meeting, Hotel Hilton (Room Pacifico B)
8 pm

DG Azevêdo speaks at the Business Forum

Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK)
8.30 am

MC11 Plenary Session

Hilton Hotel (Room Pacifico A)
10 am

MC11 Plenary Session

Hilton Hotel (Room Pacifico A)
2 pm

MC11 Plenary Session

Hilton Hotel (Room Pacifico A)
10 am

MC11 Closing Session

Hilton Hotel (Room Pacifico A)
4 pm