Programme

Day 2 Wednesday 8 May

Time Session
07:30
17:30
Registration
08:45
10:00
Opening Ceremony
Master of Ceremony: Brendan O’Hearn, WCO Deputy Director, Procedures and Facilitation
Brendan O'HEARN Speaker Deputy Director • FacilitationWorld Customs Organization
Ian SAUNDERS Speaker Secretary GeneralWorld Customs Organization
10:00
10:30
VIP Tour & Press Conference/Refreshment & Contact Break
10:30
12:00
Edward Kieswetter Speaker Commissioner / Chairperson of the WCOSouth African Revenue Service (SARS)
Selina Clarke-Graham Speaker Deputy CEO, OperationsJamaica Customs Agency
Helena Borges Speaker Director-General of the Tax and Customs AuthorityPortuguese Tax and Customs Authority
12:00
13:30
Networking lunch
13:30
13:45
AEO QUIZ – Test Your Knowledge! (get ready for a surprise)
13:45
14:15
Keynote Speech
14:15
15:30
Rae Vivier Moderator Head: AEO South African Revenue Service
Nnenna Ugo Awa Speaker Project Manager, AEO ImplementationNigeria Customs Service
Rosa Avila Speaker Head of Authorized Economic OperatorDirectorate General of Customs Dominican Republic
Vianney Lesaffre Speaker Market AnalystITC
Brendan Pearce Speaker Customs Counsellor New Zealand Customs
Yingjie Dang Speaker Director GeneralNanchang Customs District
15:30
16:00
Refreshment & Contact Break
16:00
17:00
Cyn-Young Park Speaker Director, Regional Cooperation and Integration andAsian Development Bank
FABIANO DINIZ Speaker AEO COORDINAbrTORRECEITA FEDERAL DO BRASIL
Rathakrishnan Ananth Speaker DirectorWCO Cell
Werner Rens Speaker Advisor-general, head of Marketing departmentBelgian customs
Long Xu Speaker R&D DirectorBiointron Biologics Co.,Ltd.
HUI ZHANG Speaker CHAIMANHAINAN AUSCA INTERNATIONAL GRAINS AND OIL CO.,LTD.
17:00
17:15
Inspirational Speaker
17:15
18:30
Susan Thomas Speaker Executive DirectorCBP
Saud K. AlMuflih Speaker Lead Account Manager, AEO & Listed OrganizationsZakat, Tax and Customs Authority
19:30
21:00
GALA DINNER (Sponsored by China Customs)