Thank you for your interest in meeting One-on-One with Senior Commercial Officers at the upcoming Asia Pacific Business Outlook Conference.
Pre-registration is REQUIRED and available upon a first-come basis. Due to high demand, each company can request up to five (5) One-on-One appointments. We will do our best to accommodate your appointment request(s).
During the one-on-one consultations you will have the opportunity to get specific answers to your business issues as well as:
The following Senior Commercial Officers will be available for One-on-One meetings at APBO:
Australia & New Zealand - Joseph Kaesshaefer, Senior Commercial Officer
Brazil – Brian Brisson, Senior Commercial Officer
Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos (new!) - Michael McGee, Senior Commercial Officer
China – Bill Zarit, Senior Commercial Officer
Hong Kong – Scott Shaw, Senior Commercial Officer
India – John McCaslin, Senior Commercial Officer
Indonesia - David Gossack, Senior Commercial Officer
Japan – Andrew Wylegala, Senior Commercial Officer
Malaysia - Stephen Jacques, Senior Commercial Officer
Mexico – Dorothy Lutter, Senior Commercial Officer
Philippines – James McCarthy, Senior Commercial Officer
Russia – Keith Kirkham, Senior Commercial Officer
Singapore - Patrick Santillo, Senior Commercial Officer
South Korea – Mitch Larsen, Deputy Senior Commercial Officer
Taiwan – Helen Hwang, Senior Commercial Officer
Thailand - Michael McGee, Senior Commercial Officer
Vietnam – William Marshak, Deputy Senior Commercial Officer
New! One-on-one consultations with Intellectual Property experts, our U.S. Commercial Service Liaison Office to the Asian Development Bank and U.S. Government Advocacy!
Intellectual Property experts
This year participants will also have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with representatives from the US Patent and Trade Mark Office (USPTO) to discuss your Intellectual Property questions and seek advice on protecting your IP in Asia. Please indicate your interest in the form below.
U.S. Commercial Service Liaison Office to the Asian Development Bank (ADB)
One-on-one meetings are available for exporters to meet Margaret Keshishian, the Director of the U.S. Commercial Service Liaison Office to the Asian Development Bank. Learn how to qualify as an ADB consultant, track major projects and compete for ADB business! Please indicate your interest in the form below.
U.S. Government Advocacy
One-on-one meetings are also available for exporters to meet Jason M. Evans, Regional Manager, East Asia and Pacific, U.S. Department of Commerce Advocacy Center. Find out if you are eligible to receive advocacy assistance with overseas tenders you are pursuing.
For questions, contact any of the following individuals: