Show Time at DistribuTECH 2014

In partnership with DistribuTECH show management PennWell and Power Grid International, the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Commercial Service invites U.S. exhibitors to participate in our Show Time program at the DistribuTECH 2014 Conference & Exhibition in San Antonio, TX.  Show Time appointments will be available in the International Business Center at the show, January 28-29, 2014. Show Time offers you a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with U.S. Department of Commerce industry specialists from our overseas offices.  You will be briefed on individual market opportunities and challenges related to the energy sector and market potential for your products & services.  All meetings will last 20 minutes.   Specialists representing the following countries are tentatively scheduled to participate at the DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition:

Austria - Marta Haustein
Canada
– Frank Carrico
France
– Myrline Mikal-Goide
India
– Renie Subin
Netherlands
– Alan Ras

Sweden/Nordic Countries – Tuula Ahlstrom
Ex-Im Bank
- Craig O'Connor & Rob Guthrie*
U.S. Trade Development Agency
– Verinda Fike**

Show Time appointments can take place, either at your booth or at our location (room location to be announced).  We will review your company information and provide a confirmation e-mail within 48 hours to the start of the show. Your confirmation will include details regarding the date, times and location of your Show Time meetings.  Additional export counseling services will also be available from U.S. Commercial Service staff during the show. There is no fee to participate.  All products and service must be at least 51% U.S. content. Please contact Jason Sproule with questions by email at Jason.Sproule@trade.gov or (949) 660-7105.

*Representatives from Export-Import Bank’s Office of Renewable Energy & Environmental Exports will be at DistribuTECH 2014 to meet with U.S. companies interested in discussing Export Credit Insurance, Working Capital Guarantees, Direct Loans, and Loan Guarantees.  The Export-Import Bank has supported hundreds of individual renewable energy transactions and projects worth over $1.3 billion in U.S. exports since the creation of its Environmental Exports Program in 1994. 

**The U.S. Trade and Development Agency links U.S. businesses to global infrastructure opportunities by funding project planning activities, pilot projects, and reverse trade missions while creating sustainable infrastructure and economic growth in partner countries. USTDA helps companies create U.S. jobs through the export of U.S. goods and services for priority development projects in emerging economies.

For more information on DistribuTECH, visit: http://www.distributech.com/index.html

On-line Registration is now closed. Please come visit us at the show at the International Visitor Center to see if our Commercial Specialists are available for meetings.

Direct questions to Jason Sproule, (949) 283-0690.