What we’re covering this week –
What We’re Covering This Week
President Obama travels to Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines this
week. The ongoing TransPacific Partnership negotiations are expected to be high
on the agenda.
● On Monday, the Jamestown Foundation sponsors a program on
the situation in Ukraine with speakers including Ukraine Ambassador Olexander Motsyk.
● Tuesday, the US Chamber of Commerce hosts a program on US
business opportunities in Morocco. Ambassador Rachad Bouhlal is among the speakers.
● President Obama departs for his Asia trip. Japan is the
● On Wednesday, the Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International
Studies sponsors a program on the TransAtlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
with speakers including Assistant US Trade Representative and Chief US TTIP negotiator
Dan Mullaney and EU Delegation Head of Trade Hiddo Houben.
● The US Chamber of Commerce Global Intellectual Property Center
sponsors a conference on intellectual property. Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga) is among
● Thursday, the US Export Import Bank holds its annual conference,
which concludes on Friday.