Conducting Business in Europe through the Walloon Region in Belgium: Breakfast and Lunch Briefing
Wallonia is the French-Speaking Region of Belgium, which lies just to the south of Brussels – the Capital of Europe. Wallonia offers foreign companies a strategic location in the heart of the Europe. And Brussels is the seat of the European Commission, the European Parliament, NATO, and many other international organizations and NGO’s, as well as the EMEA headquarters of various major multinational corporations. The location offers prime access to decision makers at the highest levels.
Come join on Wednesday October 16, 2019 to learn more about the Wallonia expansion opportunities, with strengths in logistics, life sciences, engineering, agro-food and “green” technologies… all with availability of skilled resources and at a highly competitive cost. There will be a breakfast briefing from 08:00 am to 10:00 am and lunch briefing from 12:00 pm to 02:00 pm.
Greeting – Mr. William De Baets, Consul General of Belgium
Doing Business in Belgium, the Example of Wallonia – Mr. Alphi Cartuyvels, Deputy General Manager AWEX – Wallonia Export and Investment Agency
Tax Incentives for Foreign Companies Investing in Belgium – Mr. Jean-Charles van Heurck, Senior Manager International Tax EY
Coca-Cola Testimonial, by Mr. Jean Eylenbosch, VP Governmental Affairs
Closing Remarks – Mr. Yves Dubus, Trade & Investment Counselor AWEX
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