Showtime One-on-One Appointments with Country Specialists

We are pleased to announce the Showtime program, conducted at MEDICA 2013 by the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Healthcare Specialists from U.S. Embassies and Consulates around the world will be at the show and available for one-on-one meetings with U.S. companies exhibiting at and attending the show.

These Commercial Specialists are your U.S. representatives and business advocates in their host countries. They can discuss the current market situation, export issues important to your firm, and export opportunities in their respective markets. If you are already exporting, they are also available to work with you to find additional partners, new markets and/or increase your market share.

Countries participating in 2013*:

  • Belgium
  • Belgium (EU/Standards)
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Russia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Serbia
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom

*Please note the list of countries participating is subject to change.

Interviews will be in your booth or the International Trade Center located in the U.S. Pavilion (Hall 16, Booth 304).

Advance registration required: These appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis and the schedule fills up quickly. Companies that wish to participate must register in advance through the U.S. Department of Commerce ShowTime Program. There is no fee for this service. The deadline to register is November 11, 2013.

To participate in these one-on-one meetings with in-country expertise, please complete the form below. We will then forward your completed company profile to our country/industry Commercial Specialists from the countries you select. Meetings are available from November 20–23, 2013.

If you cannot personally attend, please make sure your export and/or international department(s) is aware of this value-added service.

To register, please complete the online form on this web link.

For further information regarding Showtime appointments, please contact:
Christian Koschil at, phone: (312) 371-8754 or Judy Kornfeld at, phone: (703) 756-1703.