The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Publishing, Media & Entertainment Team is offering U.S. publishers an opportunity to meet with U.S. Embassy based publishing industry specialists from the following countries. These country representatives are subject to change*

  • U.S. Publishing Team Representative, Kathy Kelly
  • Emily Taneva, Bulgaria
  • Jana Ruckerova, Czech Republic
  • Valerie Ferriere, France
  • Elizabeth Walsh, Germany
  • George Bonanos, CS Greece
  • Ashok Ghosh, United Arab Emirates

Meetings are pre-scheduled on a first-come first-served basis, and will take place at your booth. 

To request an appointment fill out the form below and you will be contacted to confirm appointment details

Our U.S. Commercial Service capabilities include identification of potential partners, new markets, background checks, increasing your market share, and counseling on taxes, IPR, and other international-business related issues.

Follow-up to these meetings will be done in conjunction with our U.S. based staff. 

Questions?  Emails Phone: 858-467-7036

For more information on the U.S. Commercial Service Global Publishing, Media & Entertainment Team visit,


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OMB Control No.: 0625-0237
Expiration Date: 1/1/14

Contact Information

Company Name: *
Full Name: *
Title: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip Code: *
Phone:    Ext.
Cell Phone at the Show:
Email: *  Receive a Copy
Confirm Email: *
Web Site:

Your Hall and Booth number:

Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  

Number of employees in the company:*

*Type of business:
Book Production
Retail Trade
Software for publishing companies
Retail book trade
Business management
The interim book trade
The second-hand book trade
Paper manufacturers

*Sales Method:
Joint Venture

*Please describe your product or service:

*Who are the buyers or end users for your product/service?

*Please select your industry:
Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?*
Yes    No
Appointment Request / Country Selection
What dates/times are you NOT available during October 9-11, 2013.

Please select the international markets you would like to meet with our industry specialists. The average duration of each appointment is 20 minutes.  
Czech Republic
U.S., Publishing Team Representative
United Arab Emirates

Please provide 2 or 3 appointment slots   Oct 9  10  11 either in the morning or afternoon when you will be available to meet at your booth.

By market, please describe your sales activity and specify question/topic you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

The U.S. Commercial Service has offices at U.S. Embassies in 82 countries (although not all 82 countries will be represented at the trade show).  Can we be of assistance with your exporting efforts to any other markets?
Your Local U.S. Department of Commerce Office
Are you currently working with one of our offices/U.S. Export Assistance Centers in the United States?*
Yes    No  

If yes, which office or Trade Specialist are you currently working with:

In the past 24 months, have you or your company utilized any market research reports or trade promotion programs, or received counseling from the U.S. Dept of Commerce or one of its U.S. Export Assistance Centers?*
Yes    No  

If yes, has the program of information provided assisted you in completing your export sales?
Yes    No  

If time allows, could you please explain?



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