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Technology changes the world daily—is your information and communication technology business in the global mix? Keep your company growing by devising or expanding your international export strategy. From Brazil to China, from Korea to Europe, the opportunities for your information and communication technology products and services are almost endless.

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) Information and Communication Technology Team provides international market research, business leads, and promotional events tailored to information and communication technology companies. Our programs support U.S. product and service exports related to:

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Communication Technology
  • Internet Technology

The ITA Information and Communication Technology team is here to help you:

  • Promote your products and services worldwide
  • Identify and evaluate international partners
  • Navigate international documentation regulations
  • Successfully bid on foreign government contracts
  • Tap into export financing through our partners at the Small Business Administration and the U.S. Export-Import Bank

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Detailed Event Information For Oceanology International China 2014 Detailed Event Information For Oceanology International China 2014
Oceanology International China 2014 -- Computer Software, Electronic Components, Environmental Technologies, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Water Resources Eq./Services
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Shanghai, China 09/03/2014 - 09/05/2014
Event Summary:
U.S. companies involved in the marine technology and ocean science community should consider exhibiting in Oceanology International China 2014, which will be held September 3-5, 2014, at INTEX in Shanghai, China. Now held for the second time in China, Oceanology International China 2014 will be the only forum in Asia where industry, academia and government share knowledge and connect with the marine technology and ocean science community, improving their strategies for measuring, exploiting, protecting and operating in the world's oceans. Oceanology International China 2014 will provide the opportunity to capitalize on China's rapidly growing offshore energy and marine industries. China's most recent five-year plan was the first to include a dedicated chapter on marine development, highlighting the country's intent to explore its vast marine potential. In its latest budget, the Chinese Government has boosted funding for oceanography, particularly in exploration, research and deep-sea technologies. Oceanology International China 2014 will hold concurrent conferences on Developing Marine Energy Research, with a focus on the latest technologies and services for developing marine renewable energy, and Marine-Based Aquaculture, with a focus on sustainability. Additional topics at Oceanology International China 2014 will be Unmanned Underwater Vehicles; Underwater Positioning and Metrology; Hydrography & Geophysics - Offshore Site Investigations; and Ocean Observing Systems. More than 192 exhibitors from 22 countries participated in Oceanology International China 2013. Join the more than 150 exhibitors which will showcase, meet and find business opportunities with professionals and decision-makers in China's ocean sector at Oceanology International China 2014. Exhibiting will be manufactures and service providers in the following product sectors: Marine Component & Equipment Manufacturers: • Cameras; • Echo Sounders; • Sensors such as electro-mechanical, vibration monitoring and remote sensing; • Tide Gauges; • Hydrological Instruments; • Magnets & Magnetometers; • Compasses; • Meters & Metering Systems; • Navigation Devices; • Sampling Devices; • Communication Devices; and • Platforms such as AUV, ROV, Buoys. Marine Service Providers: • Physical Oceanography; • Chemical Oceanography; • Biological Oceanography; • Geophysics & Geotechnics; • Hydrographic Survey; • Sedimentology; • Navigation & Positing; • Communications; and Diving. Marine Full Service Contractors: • Offshore Contractor; • Defense Integrator; • Subsea Engineering; and • Consultants

Contacts:
Vivien Bao, Shanghai
Commercial Specialist
Phone: (86-21)6279-8766
Vivien.Bao@trade.gov
Ray Filbert, Reed Exhibitions

Phone: 203/840-5821
r.filbert@reedexpo.com
Deborah Semb, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-0677
Deborah.Semb@trade.gov
Clarke Zhang, Shanghai
Trade Event Manager/Coordinator
Phone: 011-8621-62797630
Clarke.Zhang@trade.gov