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21-06-2017 - European Services e-card

IMCO 20-06-2017 - 15:11
poster of the hearing on European Services e-card

The hearing will be organised in 2 panel discussions with invited experts. The first panel of experts will exchange views on "Tackling administrative and regulatory barriers in the Services market" with a focus on whether there is a case for the Services e-card, whether COM proposal is the appropriate measure to tackle persisting problems, and whether it will lower the existing barriers. The second panel will provide a more detailed and critical look on the Services e-card proposal.

Location : Jozsef Antall (6Q2)

    Draft programme
    Vademecum of speakers

Powerpoint presentations

      K. Ernest (Dansk Erhverv - Confederation of Danish Enterprise)


      BusinessEurope - comments on the 2017 "Services package" including the proposals for a European services e-card
      European Construction Industry Federation (FIEC) - position paper
      European Federation of Building and Woodworkers - joint position
      Insurance Europe - considerations on the EC proposal for a regulation introducing a European Services e-card and related administrative facilities
      Insurance Europe - Statement on the European Commission proposal for a European services e-card