Expand in the USA
June 16 - June 17, 2015
The International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ont., L4V 1E8
This conference, presented by Bivio Events Inc. in association with Ontario and EDC, is aimed at small and medium-sized businesses who are interested in expanding their trade in the US. Conference sessions will focus on the US market from a Canadian perspective.
The conference tackles many cross-sector issues of major strategic importance, including with respect to dealing with agents and distribution partners; moving goods across the border; putting the right teams in place; cross-border travel and transfers; selling to the U.S government; risks of being sued; cultural differences; selling through retail channels and many of the under-appreciated factors, which often lead to costly mistakes.
Sponsors include the Ontario government, Export Development Canada, HSBC Bank Canada, Dickinson Wright LLP, UPS Canada, Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham), and Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFÉ).