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In 2004, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced the participation of FedEx in a new initiative to provide ongoing support to U.S. Commercial Service efforts aimed at boosting exports from U.S. small and medium-size businesses. 

U.S. Commercial Service Prague started close cooperation with FedEx Czech Republic in 2006. 

JOINT ACTIVITIES

On November 23, 2011, in cooperation with FedEx Express, the U.S. Embassy organized the health care seminar “New Horizons in Czech Health Care.” Speakers included Patricie Kotalikova, a Member of Parliament’s Health Care Committee; Rene Samek of the International Clinical Research Center in Brno; Carlo Novi from FedEx Express Europe, Middle East, India & Africa; and Kristyna Valentova, representing the non-government organization Rytmus.

On September 10,2008, CS Prague joined forces with the global partner FedEx, to present IT Seminar at the Ambassador's Residence. The event focused on e-Commerce, and the latest trends in the above subject, and safety measures applied to storage of data.

On March 4, 2008, CS Prague once again joined forces with global partner FedEx to present the fourth in a series of Health Care Seminar on New Challenges in 2008 at the Ambassador's Residence. The event focused on the future education of healthcare professionals and the government's firsthand experience with the new system of reimbursement and pricing for pharmaceuticals.

On September 24, 2007, CS Prague joined forces with worldwide partner FedEx to present a seminar on health insurance at the Ambassador's Residence. Mrs. Alex Graber, the wife of the US Ambassador in the Czech Republic, was present to welcome the guests.  The event was targeted to US Health Care companies active in the Czech market, Czech government & Universities’ representatives and other Czech HC institutions.

As part of its long-term strategy to reach greater numbers of U.S. and Czech companies, CS Prague continues to work with partner FedEx to organize industry-focused events. On May 17, 2007, CS Prague and FedEx hosted a seminar for leading automotive businesses in the Czech Republic. The seminar addressed two important topics, intellectual property right protection in global markets and current challenges of automotive industry in the region of the Central Europe.

On March 1, 2007, CS Prague joined forces with worldwide partner FedEx to present a Health Care seminar on New Projects followed by cocktail at the Ambassador's Residence. Mrs. Graber, the wife of the US Ambassador in the Czech Republic, was present to welcome the guests.  The event was targeted to US Health Care companies active in the Czech market, Czech government & Universities’ representatives and other Czech HC institutions.

On September 13, 2006, CS Prague joined forces with worldwide partner FedEx to present a breakfast reception and seminar focused on Health Care at the Ambassador's Residence. The event targeted Czech distributors in the health care sector--a crucial industry for U.S. exporters.