Conference Electronic Invoicing in Europe (27 and 28 April 2010)
The European Commission organised in collaboration with the Spanish Presidency of the Council of the EU a Conference on "Electronic invoicing in Europe". The aim of the Conference was to validate the results of the public consultation on the Final Report of the Expert Group on e-Invoicing.
The conference has been organised around four sessions, each addressing different aspects of e-invoicing:
- SMEs and e-invoicing: how to facilitate the adoption of e-Invoicing by SMEs?
- Interoperability: how to achieve interoperability in a multiplayer environment?
- Standards: is the UN/CEFACT Cross Industry Invoice standard meeting user requirements?
- Legal issues for electronic invoices: the VAT legislative framework for electronic invoices.
Conference proceedings. [2 MB]
Agenda and Participants list:
Agenda of the conference [691 KB]
List of participants [586 KB]
Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank
Mr Bo Harald [1018 KB] : Results of the Expert Group on e-Invoicing
Mr Alessandro Perego [2 MB] - Electronic invoicing: models, integration level and benefits
Mrs Annika Fritsch [892 KB] - Views of the High Level Group of Independent Stakeholders on Administrative Burdens
Mr Christian Luyten [7 MB] - Electronic invoicing for the banking sector
Panel discussion : "How to facilitate the adoption of e-invoicing by SMEs?"
Mr Gerhard Huemer [2 MB] - Introduction to the session
Mrs Sarianne Reinikkala [248 KB] - E-invoicing from an SME perspective
Mr Gerhard Laga [4 MB] - Business requirements and the market situation for SME
Mr Carlos Maza [2 MB] - The role of the Public Administration in the promotion of e-invoice in SMEs
Mr Robin Jarvis [70 KB] - E-invoicing from the users perspective
Panel discussion: “How to achieve interoperability in a multi-player environment?”
Mr Charles Bryant [103 KB] - Introduction to the session
Mr Chiel Liezenberg [4 MB] - What problem are we trying to solve?
Mr Andre Hoddevik [2 MB] - PEPPOL – addressing the interoperability of e-invoicing
Panel discussion: “Is the UN/CEFACT Cross Industry Invoice standard meeting user requirements?”
Mr David Dobbing [96 KB] - Introduction to the session
Mr Jostein Fromyr [3 MB] - The UN/CEFACT Cross Industry Invoice
Mrs Liliana Fratini Passi [3 MB] - Stakeholders’ perspective on the Cross Industry Invoice
Mr John Ketchell [112 KB] - eInvoicing standardization in Europe
Panel discussion: “The VAT legislative framework for electronic invoices”
Mr Rolf Diemer [900 KB] - Introduction to the session
Mr Santiago Segarra [356 KB] - The new VAT legislative framework for electronic invoices: A Tax Agency´s point of view
Mr Jean-Daniel Rouvinez [31 KB] - Measures guaranteeing integrity & authenticity: views from businesses
Mr Stefan Engel-Flechsig [982 KB] - Perspectives for Effective Electronic Invoicing in Europe