NYC World Trade Symposium

Date: November 6 - 7, 2019

World Trade Symposium

Following three successful years in London, this year's World Trade Symposium moves to the Grand Hyatt in New York to promote a truly global conversation about the future of open trade. By attending this complimentary 1.5 day event, between 6-7 November, you will be able to network with business leaders, technology innovators, policymakers, thought leaders and economists from over 30 different countries as well as hearing from our expert speakers who will be discussing:
  • Trade and manufacturing policy of the US in the light of trade war.
  • Open platforms and digital islands - closing the gap between physical and financial supply chains
  • The Trump effect - assessing the impact of the US president’s policies on global trade
  • China and the world - a changing relationship?
  • The future of digital platforms - when will we see a universal trade network?
  • Inclusive and sustainable trade - case studies on trade for good
Make sure you are part of the onversation, register today.
Event Details
6 November:    12:00 pm – 5:15 pm (followed by a drinks reception)
7 November:     8.00 am – 5:00 pm
Grand Hyatt
109 East 42nd Street at Grand Central Terminal New York, USA
Speakers Include:
  • Peter Navarro, assistant to the president, and director of trade and manufacturing policy, USA
  • Caroline Freund, global director of trade, investment and competitiveness, World Bank
  • Randall Chafetz, managing executive officer, global corporate & investment banking, MUFG Bank
  • Michael J. White, CEO and head of TradeLens, Maersk GTD Inc.
  • Dr Huiyao Wang, founder & president of Center for China and Globalization
  • Pamela Coke-Hamilton, director on international trade and commodities at UNCTAD
  • Dr. Phil Levy, chief economist, Flexport
Take a look at the complete agenda online here