ANNUAL ASSEMBLY 2021
Zurich, 14 September 2021, 17:15
New Global Tax System — Revolution or just Evolution?
Keynote speaker: Daniela Stoffel, State Secretary for International Finance
Venue: Hotel Savoy Baur en Ville, Poststrasse 12, Zurich
On behalf of our Chairman Thomas Wellauer, we are pleased to invite you to our Annual Assembly 2021
at Hotel Savoy Baur en Ville in Zurich on Tuesday 14 September 2021.
Switzerland faces important changes in the Global Tax System particularly with the digitalization of the economy and the global minimum tax. This will have a substantial impact on companies in Switzerland. The respective negotiations are coordinated by the State Secretariat for International Finance (SIF). Our guest of honour, Daniela Stoffel, State Secretary for International Finance, will give us first-hand information at the Annual Assembly and open the discussion. It will be also an occasion to discuss with the State Secretary the consequences of Covid-19 in the in the field of finance and taxation.
Daniela Stoffel has been appointed by the Federal Council on 16 January 2019 as State Secretary for International Finance in the Federal Department of Finance (FDF). She graduated from the University of Zurich in 1992 with a degree in Philosophy, Economics and German Linguistics. In 1998, Daniela Stoffel entered the diplomatic service of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) and served first as FDFA Press Officer, later at the Swiss Embassies in Washington D.C. as well as in Berlin. In 2015, Daniela Stoffel dealt with important topics in the context of OECD work for the G7, G20 and APEC in Paris. In 2015 she joined SIF and further was the Diplomatic Advisor to the Head of the Federal Department of Finance (FDF).
Our Annual Assembly will be an occasion to get an overview on the activities of ICC in general and to look ahead. We look forward to seeing you in September. The event will be organised in accordance with the rules relating to COVID 19. Access is restricted to persons in possession of a COVID certificate. Our assembly is open to representatives of members of ICC Switzerland and delegates in general. Please feel free to forward this invitation to colleagues. Non-members are also welcome to participate. Registration is compulsory.
Video Recording of 6th Geneva Business Dialogue
Successful 6th Geneva Business Dialogue
To stimulate and facilitate dialogue among international organisations and the respective diplomatic representations in Geneva, we continued our Geneva Business Dialogues. We were pleased with the discussions on the topic of “The Role of Multinationals in the Economic Recovery”. A very warm thank you to our speakers and participants! Thank you all for a successful evening with a very interesting and engaging panel discussion.