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U.S. Trade Events

U.S. Commercial Service Bratislava recruits delegations of Slovak qualified businesspeople to select international shows in the United States. Take advantage of these opportunities to meet with potential Slovak buyers, sales representatives, and business partners without leaving the U.S.

International Buyer Program

Find new Slovak business partners at Department of Commerce sponsored trade shows in the United States. This joint government-industry effort is designed to increase U.S. export sales by promoting international attendance at major U.S. industry exhibitions. Learn more about International Buyer Program


5th annual conference at Stanford University

2016 HTF Innovation Conference: Common Good

May: 22 - 23rd (1.5 days)

Stanford University, Palo Alto, California

The Health Tech Forum Innovation Conference explores health and wellness enhancements for the masses made possible through technology and the reframing and implementation of key health policies. Our esteemed presenters

highlight the next generation of technology, new practices providing compassion and innovation of care, with an eye towards sustainability. Important use-cases demonstrating barriers and break-throughs that impact healthcare delivery will be examined.

Key topics for 2016 are:

  • Innovations for the Underserved
  • Population Health Management
  • Home and Community Based Care
  • Sustainability and Wellness

As in previous years, we will host 300+ attendees and the conference will feature keynotes, panels, workshops, expo and networking receptions. We would love to have your participation and include you in our collaboration for the “Common Good.” Be a part of this innovative convergence.

AUTOMOTIVE SLOVAKIARING 2016 - June 7 2016, Orechová Potôň

Target group: the manufacturers of automotive components and parts, the representatives from the whole automotive supply chain and aftermarkets which are interested in finding new business contacts.

Sectors: Automotive industry /Automotive engineering / Plastics Industry / Other from the whole automotive supply chain and aftermarkets

Website: https://www.b2match.eu/automotive2016

Fees: free of charge

Contact person: Mgr. Dávid Šmatlák, smatlak@sbagency.sk,

tel.:+11 421 2 502 44 515


The World is Open for Your Business

eHealth Week 2016 - June 8-10, 2016, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam

The next eHealth week is the largest gathering of the European eHealth community and it will take place in Amsterdam! This year’s educational program will focus on three main themes: Empowering People, Trust & Standards and Social Innovation & Transition. An interactive and lively ‘Exhibition Hall’ will also be a key feature of eHealth Week 2016. To stimulate interaction among delegates, the event will also offer a business matchmaking tool.

If your company offers innovative e-health solutions, you will not want to miss eHealth Week. High-level government officials, industry executives, and civil society representatives from around Europe and elsewhere will gather in Amsterdam in June. Benefit from plenary and educations sessions, receptions, the exhibition halls, and other special events during eHealth Week.

In support of U.S. companies attending eHealth Week, the U.S. Commercial Service will be co-hosting a VIP Reception with event organizer HIMSS on the evening of June 9. The presence of high- level guests will offer excellent networking opportunities.

The Netherlands is one of the most digitally mature countries in Europe and is home to one of the three HIMSS EMRAM Stage 7 hospitals in Europe as well as eight Stage 6 hospitals. It has a strong internationally focus and serves as a major commercial and logistics hub for many companies. Strategic alliances with Dutch partners may also be a means for your company to open a business channel to other parts of Europe and beyond. Also, U.S. companies considering establishing a sales office or setting up distribution facilities in Europe will benefit from participating in eHealth Week. The Netherlands is an ideal place for the European eHealth Community to come together!

Additional information about eHealth Week can be accessed at: http://www.ehealthweek.org

For questions about U.S. Commercial Service support and programs, contact Natasha Keylard at Natasha.Keylard@trade.gov or +31-70-3102279.

We are supporting partner to:

IoT Expo Bratislava 2016, July 7-8, 2016, Bratislava – only for FRANCE and V4 countries

Target group: “Internet of Things” - IoT Expo 2016 will allow startups, SMEs, bigger companies, research centers, business angels and venture capitalists coming from 5 different countries (France and the V4 countries) to gather in a networking/B2B event in the heart of Central Europe to exchange knowledge, ideas, stories and opportunities. The event is restricted to maximum 10 startups/participating country (50 altogether), no restrictions set for investors.

Sectors: Smart Transport/ Smart Health/ Smart Buildings

Website: available soon

Venue: Austria Trend Hotel, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Fees: free of charge

Contact person: Juraj Bartakovics, bartakovics@sbagency.sk,

tel.:+11 421 2 502 44 515

http://www.sbagency.sk/ http://www.een.sk/

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