Setting Global Tax Policy: Where Are We Heading?

13 December 2023
JW Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004

Join us in Washington, DC on Wednesday, December 13th for the first half-day conference hosted by IBFD and Caplin & Drysdale. Attendance is complimentary. 

Setting Global Tax Policy: Where Are We Heading? Preceding the GWU and IRS 34th Annual Institute on Current Issues in International Taxation.

In a world of change, particularly in international taxation, it’s helpful to know where things stand and where they are heading. Join us for a conversation with leading international tax experts from around the world, covering issues that matter to practitioners in international taxation. 

Registration is now closed. 

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Dive into the Global Tax Policy Discussion! 

  • Are you curious about the future of global tax policies?
  • Want to explore the evolving landscape of international taxation? 
  • Seeking insights from top experts in the field?

Look no further. We’re bringing together thought leaders, policymakers, and professionals to discuss crucial topics. 


The schedule is as follows:

  • 12:30 pm: Registration
  • 1:00 pm: Welcoming Remarks by Belema Obuoforibo
  • 1:15-2:30 pm: Panel 1: “Global Voices: Bringing the Developing Country Perspective to International Tax Policy”. Panelists include Marlene Nembhard Parker, Patricia Brown, Grace Perez-Navarro, Belema Obuoforibo, Peter Barnes, and Chizaram Modline Oparaji. 
  • 2:30-3:45 pm: Panel 2: “Preserving and Asserting Privilege in a Multinational Context”. Panelists include: Diane Ring, Diane Hay, Renata Emery, Stuart Gibson, and Victor Jaramillo.
  • 3:45-4:15 pm: Refreshment break.
  • 4:15-5:30 pm: Panel 3: “Can Europe and the United States Bridge Conflicts in Setting International Tax Policy?”. Panelists include: Kirsten Burmester, Itai Grinberg, Ruxandra Vlasceanu, Erika Nijenhuis, Anuschka Bakker, and Rick Minor.
  • 5:30-7:00 pm: Cocktail networking reception

Connect with fellow attendees, speakers, and professionals in a relaxed atmosphere. We hope to see you there!


JW Marriott Hotel

This will be an in-person conference, hosted in the JW Marriott Hotel in the Pennsylvania Avenue Terrace Meeting Room.

Please also consider attending GW Law 34th Annual Institute on Current Issues in International Taxation on December 14-15 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C.

If you are planning to attend both IBFD's Setting Global Tax Policy: Where Are We Heading? and the GW Law 34th Annual Institute on Current Issues in International Taxation a room block has been created for the Institute. Please ask for the George Washington University Law School guest room block when contacting the JW Marriott Hotel. The reservation cut-off date is November 21, 2023. Please note that the room block sells out 2-3 weeks PRIOR to the reservation cut-off date, so we recommend that you make your reservations ASAP. Room Rate: $181.00, plus tax

Please click here to make your hotel reservation online or call Marriott’s toll-free number:
US: 1-800-393-2503 
Other Locations: 202-393-2000