Renewing Euro-Atlantic Economic Ties: Towards the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership – Invitation

Association for International Affairs would hereby like to invite you to an international conference held under the auspices of Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Mr. Petr Nečas.

The conference  will be focused on EU-U.S. negotiations on a free trade area, respective position of the Czech Republic, and the future of transatlantic relations.

Time and venue:

June 25, 2013, 9am–5pm Hotel Ambassador – Zlatá husa, Václavské náměstí 5-7, Prague.

Confirmed speakers:
Petr Nečas, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic.
Beryl Blecher, Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs of the U.S. Mission to the European Union.
Marc Vanheukelen, Head of Cabinet of Karel de Gucht, Member of the European Commission for Trade.
Simon Hampton, Director of European Public Policy, Google.
Jan Michal, Head of Representation of the European Commission in the Czech Republic.
Norman Eisen, United States to the Czech Republic.
Garret Workman, Associate Director of Global Business and Economics program, Atlantic Council.
Thomas Bollyky, Senior Fellow at Council on Foreign Relations.

Programme will be translated into English and Czech respectively.

Detailed programme will be soon available at

Shall you confirm your participation at the conference by June 17 at