OTHER OPPORTUNITIES AND EVENTS
September 14-21, 2015: Trade Winds Mission and Business Development Conference- Africa
The US Commercial Services will be hosting a Business Development Conference in South Africa September 16-18, 2015 with optional mission stops offered before, during, and after the Business Development Conference in 8 different African countries: Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mozambique, Angola, Ghana, South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya. These mission stops will offer customized business to business matchmaking meetings. Highlights of the mission include meetings with potential partners, distributors and end-users, receptions with the local business communities and briefings from local experts on doing business in Africa. Target sectors will include energy equipment, transportation infrastructure and equipment and agriculture equipment. The fee for companies with less than 500 employees is $2,500 for the Trade Winds Forum and one mission strop. Each additional stop will be $800. For companies with 500 employees or more the fee is $3,500. Each additional stop will be $800. For more information and registration: http://trade.gov/dbia/tradewinds-africa/index.asp
October 7-9, 2015: Discover Global Markets: E-Commerce Strategies for Exporters – Dallas, TX
Connect to international customers via digital innovation, social media and mobile marketing.
Network with U.S. trade officials, leading private sector experts and like-minded U.S. businesses active in overseas markets
For more info, see http://export.gov/discoverglobalmarkets/ If you are interested in receiving updates about Discover Global Markets events via email, create an account and subscribe to our newsletter.
October 29-30, 2015: Discover Global Markets: Pacific Rim Consumers – Orange County, CA
Pre-register now for this dynamic conference focused on consumer markets throughout Asia and the Pacific region, to be hosted in sunny Orange County, California. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about what your consumers in the Pacific Rim are buying, and how to best sell to them. In addition to in-depth market intelligence, country and industry sessions led by specialists and executives, the conference features practical “how-to” sessions on marketing, distribution, and protecting your Intellectual Property Rights (IPR). This DGM event will also include “Meet the Buyer” sessions and private consultations with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from over 18 different markets. Conference fee is $395, with an early-bird special price of only $325 until 9/4/15. For more details and to register, visit: http://export.gov/discoverglobalmarkets/pacrimconsumers/index.asp.
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