Save the Date: Conference on US-EU International Regulatory Cooperation in Practice

August 16, 2016

The George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center and the European Union Delegation to the USA are hosting a Conference on US-EU International Regulatory Cooperation in Practice on Thursday, September 15, 2016, from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at the EU Delegation to the US, 2175 K Street NW (entrance on 22nd St. NW), Washington, DC 20037.

The conference will feature senior officials from the European Commission, current and former U.S. government officials, stakeholders, and the authors of recent studies on US-EU regulatory cooperation:

US-EU Regulatory Cooperation: Lessons and Opportunities

Former government officials examine how cooperation has worked in practice between U.S. regulatory agencies and their EU counterparts from the U.S. DOT, FDA and CPSC. The report also includes an analysis of U.S. regulations likely to have significant effects on international trade and investment.

Learning from Experience: Three Case Studies in International Regulatory Cooperation

Administrative law scholars draw on extensive primary research to craft three case studies of transnational regulatory cooperation involving the U.S. FAA, PHMSA and FDA, working with their foreign counterparts to address shared safety risks.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers Include:

Amb. David O'Sullivan, EU Ambassador to the U.S.

Amb. C. Boyden Gray, Boyden Gray & Assoc., former U.S. Ambassador to the EU

Author Presenters:

Susan E. Dudley, the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center; former Administrator of OIRA

Neil Eisner, American University, Washington College of Law; formerly with the DOT

Richard Parker, University of Connecticut School of Law; formerly in the Office of the USTR

Randall Lutter, University of Virginia, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy; formerly with the FDA

David Zorn, George Mason University, Antonin Scalia Law School; formerly with the FDA

Nancy Nord, Law Firm of Olsson Frank Weeda Terman Matz PC; former Commissioner on the CPSC

Daniel R. Pérez, the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center

 

RSVP here. Additional details to follow on the GW Regulatory Studies Center website.