We are pleased to announce that Kunio Mikuriya, the Secretary General of the World Customs Organisation (WCO) will be joining us at the upcoming Genera Assembly of ICC Belgium on May 22, 2023.
As a highly respected figure in the international customs community, Mr. Mikuriya has been at the forefront of the WCO’s efforts to promote secure and efficient international trade, combat illicit trade and protect society and the environment. With his vast knowledge and experience in customs matters, Mr. Mikuriya is a valuable resource for any organization looking to expand their global reach and navigate the complex landscape of customs regulations.
During his talk, Dr. Mikuriya will discuss the latest developments in customs and trade, including the impact of emerging technologies and the role of customs in facilitating sustainable economic growth. Attendees will also have the opportunity to engage in a lively discussion with Mr. Mikuriya and other experts in the field.
We hope you can join us for what promises and informative and engaging event. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from one of the most influential figures in global trade!
6:00 – 6:15 pm | Arrival
6:20 pm | Arrival of Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, Secretary General of the World Customs Organization
6:25 pm | Welcome by Mr. Vincent Reuter, President of ICC Belgium and introduction by Olivier Joris, Executive Manager of the Competence centre Europe and International at VBO-FEB and Jean Baeten, Executive Manger of the Competence centre COMPETENCE centre taxation & investment at VBO-FEB.
6:30 – 7:00 pm | Keynote speech by Dr. Kunio MIKURIYA – Secretary General of the World Customs Organization and Q&A.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Cocktail Reception
Monday 22 May 2023
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rue Ravensteinstraat 4
Free of charge but registration is mandatory