Welcome to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website for U.S. Architecture and Engineering Firms. This site is your resource for market research reports, trade leads, upcoming industry-related events and advocacy assistance.
Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide team of specialists is here to assist with your international outreach to partner firms, project developers, and design. To find your local design services specialist, please click on the link to the left titled “Local USDOC Offices”.
Our Design & Construction Team members can assist you with the following:
Discover Global Markets: The Americas – Miami, FL, May 12-14, 2015
Meet One-on-One with U.S. Commercial Diplomats
Whether for market opportunities, help in overcoming challenges, or general questions, meet with U.S. commercial diplomats from 22 countries:
§ Argentina, Bahama, Barbados, Belize, Brazil
§ Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic
§ Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras
§ Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua,
§ Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago
Exploring the Markets of the Americas
§ How are the markets of the Americas performing today?
§ How will the markets be performing in five years?
§ What are today’s and tomorrow’s opportunities?
§ What challenges do these dynamic markets present to U.S. companies?
Panels featuring economists, industry professionals, trade experts, and U.S. commercial diplomats will explore
these questions and others to help you define your competitive strategy for the Americas.
|Discover Global Markets Business Forum Series: Europe -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Agricultural Products, Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Apparel, Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Cosmetics/Toiletries, Computer Software, Medical Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Travel and Tourism Industries|
|Pre-Register for this event|
The Premier Europe Business Event in 2014. Meet Business Leaders from London to Moscow.
What to Expect:
• One-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats
• Dynamic market exploration sessions
• Multiple networking opportunities
• Insight from high-profile keynote speakers
Session Topics Include:
• European Overview: a 20,000 Foot View of the Transatlantic Trade Relationship Candidates
• Complying with EU regulatory requirements
• Developing a financial strategy for selling to Europe, Russia and Turkey
• Managing VAT and other tax implications
• Country-specific and industry-specific information and opportunities
• Market entry and risk mitigation strategies
• E-commerce and data privacy laws
|Julieanne Hennessy, Los Angeles (West)|
|Richard Swanson, Pacific South Network Dir|
|Susan Ross (DEC Chair), Mitchell Silberberg Knupp LLP|
|Rafael Patino, Santo Domingo|
|Tatyana Aguirre, Irvine|
International Trade Specialist