Saturday 14 December

MORNING

8:30
Registration and Welcome Coffee

THIRD PLENARY SESSION – Europe Room

9:00
Regulating Arms Trade
Chair:
Tim RipleyIndependent journalist and analyst

Speakers:
Abayomi Nicholas AdeomiProgram Officer, Small Arms and Light Weapons, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
Jãnis KãrklinšPermanent Representative of Latvia to the United Nations, Geneva
Melanie RégimbalDirector, United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC), Lima
Sigrid LipottAssociate Researcher, Small Arms Survey, Geneva


10:30 – 11:00
Coffee Break – Europe Foyer


FOURTH PLENARY SESSION – Europe Room

11:00
Keynote Speech
Hans BrattskarPresident of the Fourth Review Conference of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention, Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations and other International Organisations, Geneva

11:30
Implementing the EU’s Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Agenda
Chair:
Gustav LindstromDirector, EU Institute for Security Studies (EUISS), Paris

Speakers:
Jacek BylicaSpecial Envoy for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, European Union External Action Service (EEAS), Brussels
Leena PylvanainenDirector for Arms Control, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, Helsinki
Susanne BaumannFederal Government Commissioner for Disarmament and Arms Control and Director-General for International Order, the United Nations and Arms Control, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin


13:00
Closing Remarks
Sibylle BauerChair, EU Non-proliferation and Disarmament Consortium /Director of Studies, Armament and Disarmament, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)


13:30
Lunch Break – Mirror Gallery