On 1-2 March 2007, the German Council Presidency hosted a conference in Stuttgart on the Common Frame of Reference and the Review of the Consumer Acquis, co-financed by the European Commission, namely the Directorate General for Health and Consumer Protection (DG SANCO).
The event was the third conference in a series of European Discussion Fora. The conference was opened by the German Federal Minister of Justice, Mrs Brigitte Zypries and the European Commissioner for Consumer Protection, Mrs Meglena Kuneva. About 250 participants attended the conference: stakeholder experts from the CFR-net, Member States experts, government officials, representatives from businesses and consumer platforms as well as Members of the European Parliament.
First Discussion Forum in London on 26 September 2005
Second Discussion Forum in Vienna of 25-26 May 2006