The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Future of International Trade | Wilson Center
6th Floor, Woodrow Wilson Center

WELCOME and KEYNOTE:
2:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Ambassador Demetrios Marantis, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative

PANEL 1: New and Possible Future Participants
2:50 pm – 3:50 pm
Canada: Laura Dawson, President of Dawson Strategic and a Former Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center
China:  Jeff Schott, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Japan:  Edward Lincoln, Professor, George Washington University
Mexico: Luz Maria De La Mora Sanchez, Professor of CIDE, former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

PANEL 2: Key U.S. Interests
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Agriculture: Jim Grueff, Trade Consultant and former Trade Negotiator with the Foreign Agricultural Service
Business: Linda Menghetti, Vice President, Emergency Committee for American Trade
Labor: Celeste Drake, Trade Policy Specialist, AFL-CIO
NGO: Stephanie Burgos, Senior Policy Advisor, Oxfam America

 

Speakers

  • Laura Dawson

    Director, Canada Institute
    Former Senior Economic Analyst, U.S. Embassy, Ottawa, Canada
  • Demetrios J. Marantis

    Deputy US Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
  • Jeff Schott

    Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
  • Edward Lincoln

    George Washington University
  • Jim Grueff

    Trade Consultant and former Trade Negotiator with the Foreign Agricultural Service
  • Linda Menghetti

    Vice President, Emergency Committee for American Trade
  • Celeste Drake

    Trade Policy Specialist, AFL-CIO
  • Stephanie Burgos

    Senior Policy Advisor, Oxfam America
  • Kent Hughes

    Public Policy Fellow
    Former Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
  • Luz María De La Mora

    Former Mexico Public Policy Scholar
    Undersecretary for Foreign Trade, Secretariat of Economy, Mexico