Stuart Harbinson

Senior Trade Policy Adviser, Sidley Austin LLP

Stuart Harbinson is Senior Trade Policy Adviser at Sidley Austin LLP’s Geneva office. He joined Sidley Austin after gaining extensive trade policy experience in several high-level positions in the United Nations, World Trade Organization, and Hong Kong Government. When Permanent Representative of Hong Kong, China to the WTO, Mr. Harbinson chaired the General Council in 2001-2002, overseeing preparations for the Doha Ministerial Conference. He subsequently served as the first Chairman of the Agriculture Negotiations. He was Chief of Staff to Director-General Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi from 2002 to 2005 and Special Adviser to Director-General Pascal Lamy from 2005 to 2007.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey