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Informal meeting of trade ministers

04.10.2018 - 05.10.2018
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On 5 October 2018 this event will take place in the Hofburg Innsbruck. The ministers will informally discuss current trade policy issues. The meeting will be held under the motto “Trade. Jobs. Future.”.

Media Events

Thursday 4 October 2018


Opening hours of the media centre and for media accreditation
(media accreditation closes at 18:00)

Venue: Hofburg Innsbruck, Rennweg 1, 6020 Innsbruck, (access exclusively via Hofgasse!)


Excursion programme for interested media representatives

  • 19:00: Traditional Tyrolian reception by the Governor of Tyrol and the Imst shooting assocation
    Venue: Maria-Theresien-Straße, 6020 Innsbruck
  • 19:30: Special ride to the red carpet in the Remise of the Innsbrucker Verkehrsbetriebe (depot of the Innsbruck public transport network, located at Pastorstraße), reception by the Austrian Federal Railways music band

Meeting point: Burggraben stop

  • 19:45: SPACE presentation
    Venue: Remise IVB, Shed, Pastorstraße, 6020 Innsbruck
  • Followed by return transport to the city centre

Friday 5 October 2018


Opening hours of the media centre and for media accreditation
(media accreditation closes at 12:30)


Arrival of the ministers at the Hofburg Innsbruck


Venue: Hofburg Innsbruck, Rennweg 1, 6020 Innsbruck
(access exclusively via Hofgasse!)  

followed by

Welcome by Federal Minister Margarete Schramböck
exclusively HOST broadcaster and HOST photographers


Plenary of the trade ministers

PHOTO & VIDEO OPPORTUNITY at the beginning – Tour‑de‑table (please note: only open to photo and camera crews)

Meeting point: 08:55 in the media centre



Meeting point: 10:15 in the media centre



  • Cecilia Malmström, EU Commissioner for Trade
  • Margarete Schramböck, Federal Minister for Digital and Economic Affairs

Languages: German, English, French with simultaneous interpretation

Venue: Media centre

Only media representatives who have obtained prior online accreditation with the Federal Press Service are allowed access to the media events of this programme and to use the media centre in the Hofburg Innsbruck, Rennweg 1, 6020 Innsbruck (access exclusively via Hofgasse!).

Online accreditation can be carried out directly on the website of the Austrian Presidency at

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