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23 May 2018

IRU workshop on Brexit

Brussels | IRU event

IRU, with the support of the UK Permanent Representation to the European Union, is organising an interactive workshop to tackle pressing issues for the road transport industry in the context of Brexit. 

Key speakers:

Hermione Gough, Director for UK-EU Partnership at the UK’s Permanent Representation to the European Union
Matthias Maedge, IRU General Delegate of the Permanent Delegation to the EU

The workshop will take place on Wednesday, 23 May 2018, from 09:30 to 15:00 in Brussels. A networking lunch will be provided.


Participants in the workshop will be invited to actively participate and express their views on the main concerns of the road transport sector regarding the potential effects of Brexit on this industry.

Each issue will be addressed in a dedicated round table. The group discussions will be moderated by members of IRU.

  • Round table on market access 
    Moderated by Pauline Bastidon, Head of EU Affairs at FTA
  • Round table on customs
    Moderated by Dan Wolff, Brussels Representative of IRHA
  • Round table on certificates and driving licenses
    Moderated by Godfried Smit, Senior Project Manager at Evofenedex

Vleva Conference Room
Avenue de Cortenbergh 71, ground floor
1000 Brussels