At the initiative of the European Business Association (EBA), the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and All-Ukrainian Parliamentary Group ‘Ukraine-2012 Investment Forum’ was organized on 25 February, 2008. General Partner - Ernst & Young; Partner - DLA Piper.
On 13-14 November, 2007, the European Business Association, the premier organisation for foreign business in Ukraine bringing together around 700 companies, visited Brussels to meet with senior officials of: the European Commission,the European Parliament, the Confederation of the European Business,the European Economic and Social Committee. This Visit was aimed at establishing even closer cooperation with the European Commission, as well as at discussing different aspects of bilateral EU-Ukraine trade relations and studying the EU experience in dealing with certain issues facing business community in Ukraine.
The European Business Association held its first Ukraine Investment Forum at the Reform Club in London on 02.11.2006. The Forum has been organized by the EBA in Ukraine, The EU Ukraine Business Council and The All-Party Parliamentary Group, in conjunction with the Ukrainian City Business Club, and sponsored by DLA Piper and Horizon Capital.
The Forum was specifically designed to provide delegates and the invited media with first hand information and practical advice from experienced professionals representing a broad cross section of the international community. This CEO level event was attended mainly by those representatives of British business community who are interested in investing in Ukraine but have not started their operations in the country yet. Presentations reviewed the investment market from the legal, financial and practical perspectives and outlined the booming property investment market.
Seminar European Experience from Health Care Sector - Challenges and Solutions for Ukraine, Helsinki, Finland, 26.10.06
The EBA Health Care Committee initited the Seminar “European Experience from Health Care Sector - Challenges and Solutions for Ukraine” that was held on October 26, 2006 in Helsinki (Finland) during the visit of Ukrainian delegation of EU-Ukraine Summit.
The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health of Finland was the host party of the event, as the country which currently hold presidency in EU. The EBA Health Care Committee with the support of the Finnish Embassy in Ukraine were the organisers of the Seminar. Ministry of Health of Ukraine also supported the holding of such an important event.