Doing business with Belgium – Your gateway to Europe

Chandigarh, 7 May, 2013

Tentative Seminar Program

11.00 am: Welcome note by the President of PHDCCI

11.10 am: Introduction by H.E. Mr. Pierre Vaesen, Ambassador of Belgium to India

11.25 am: Presentations by the three Belgian regions:

                - Brussels (Brussels Invest & Export - BI&E): Brussels, springboard to Europe

                - Flanders (Flanders Investment &Trade - FIT): Logistics in Flanders

                - Wallonia (Wallonia Export Agency - AWEX): India Welcome Office

12.10 pm: Introduction of the Belgium-Luxembourg Business Association (by BLBA representative)

12.20 pm: Studying in Belgium (presentation by Antoine Delcourt, Embassy of Belgium)

12.30 pm: Fiscal issues & how to set up a company in Belgium (presentation by Albert Wolfs, Belgian Ministry of Finance)

12.45 pm: Discover Belgium (presentation by Tourism Flanders)

12.55 pm: Announcement of the new VFS - Belgium visa office in Chandigarh

13.10 pm: Closing remarks & vote of thanks (by BLBA President / PHDCCI President)

13.15 pm: Q&A session

13.45 pm: Networking lunch