Created on December 2, 2014
Make plans to be in Silicon Valley, February 9-11, 2015, to kick off the first Discover Global Markets conference of 2015 – Discover Global Markets: Sustainable Solutions.
The U.S. Commercial Service, in cooperation with NASA, will host a dynamic, three-day business forum focused on opportunities for U.S. companies to meet global demand for sustainable solutions. Discover Global Markets:Sustainable Solutions will focus on the link between advanced research and innovation, global business and planetary sustainability. Countries worldwide are implementing business practices and standards to conserve energy, preserve clean air and water, and use land more effectively. U.S. companies can take advantage of these opportunities by offering world-class technologies, services, and products.
In order to compete internationally, U.S. firms require specialized market knowledge and contacts. Discover Global Markets:Sustainable Solutions will provide the access, information and forum for U.S. companies to discover new international market opportunities, as well as the tools and business relationships to effectively pursue them.
Unique to Discover Global Markets: Private Consultations with U.S. Commercial Diplomats
Only at Discover Global Markets:Sustainable Solutions will your firm have the opportunity to sign up for pre-scheduled, private meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats serving in key international markets. Experts serving at U.S. embassies and consulates in more than 20 countries have been invited to attend: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Central America, Chile, China, Denmark, European Union Headquarters, France, Germany, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.
What to Expect
Access real-time market intelligence through pre-scheduled, private meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats working on the ground in top international markets
Plenary sessions led by top industry execs addressing the business case for sustainability
Break-out sessions featuring market insights on advanced transportation, water and land use, green regulations, smart grid and more
Technical sessions on IP protection, venture and project financing, winning foreign government contracts, and implementing sustainable supply chains
Multiple formal and informal networking opportunities
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