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2015 Embassy Series – South Korea

March 25, 2015

Philadelphia, PA

Join the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP) and the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia for the “Embassy Series – Spotlight on South Korea.”

Ambassador Se-Joo Son, Consul General of the republic of Korean in New York will present on his efforts on positive developments of the Korean communities in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Delaware, as well as on a broader level to include enhancing political, economic, social, cultural and people-to-people relations between Korea and the United States.

Check out this page for more information and to register today!

This program will provide local businesses with the chance to build new relationships, share business opportunities and practices, and experience the culture an cuisines of countries around the world. Stay tuned for more upcoming Embassy Series Events!

 

Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Colombia and Peru Trade Mission Information Session

March 27, 2015

Philadelphia, PA

The Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the U.S. Commercial Service will be hosting an information session on Friday, March 27th about their upcoming trade mission to Peru and Colombia this June. Attendees will hear from export business and finance experts and will have the chance to ask questions concerning doing business in Colombia and Peru and the possibility of joining the trade mission.

For more information, including the mission itinerary, click here.

 

Europe Roadshow: Philadelphia

March 27, 2015

Philadelphia, PA

The 28 countries of the European Union are the largest destinations for U.S. exports of goods and services, and the second largest export market for Pennsylvania. In 2014 alone, the U.S. exported $262 billion in products and services to the EU.

In this half-day event, panelists highlight market opportunities, discuss market entry strategies, and provide guidance on EU-specific certifications and regulations. Other topics to be discussed include the TransAtlantic Partnership (TTIP), Intellectual Property Rights, Risk Mitigation, Trade Finance, Certification, Regulations, and more. Panelists include:

  • James Fluker, Senior Commercial Officer, US Embassy- Belgium
  • Dr. Christina Sevilla, Deputy Assistant US Trade Representative- SME Competitiveness, USTR
  • Rob Nemchik, Director, Porsche Logistic Services, LLC
  • Joseph Zeccardi, Senior Vice President, PNC Bank
  • Gary Biehn, Chairman, White & Williams, LLP
  • Barbara Grabowska, Commercial Specialist, US Embassy- Poland
  • Philip Hammerstein, Commercial Specialist, US Embassy- The Netherlands

See the event flier for more information and register today!

 

Legislative Brunch and Manufacturing Conference

March 31, 2015

Dover, DE

The Delaware Manufacturing Extension Partnership and the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce present the Legislative Brunch and Manufacturing Conference. Speakers will include industry leaders and Delaware Governor Jack Markell and attendees will gain insight on international business growth and the effect it can have on their businesses.

See the event flier for more information and register today!

 

Export Finance Workshop

April 1, 2015

Malvern, PA

Join the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia to learn about the logistics of shipping terms and financing from seasoned logistics managers as well as receive information from leading lenders and brokers about government backed financing through the Export-Import Bank and the Small Business Administration.

See the event flier for more information and register today!

 

ExporTech: Fast Track To Developing Strategies for International Sales

April 1, May 6, and June 24, 2015

Newark, DE

ExporTech helps companies develop and execute their own international growth plan. The program brings together executive leadership of the participating companies to work in a group project format. This program is for owners, managers, and decision makers looking to jump start their export business. Space is limited to six firms.

See the event flier for more information and contact the DEMEP for more information and to register at (302) 283-3131.



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