Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) is an economic development organization committed to attracting new capital investments and creating regional wealth and new jobs throughout the Greater Rochester, NY region.
Rochester, N.Y. – The International Business Council (IBC), an affiliate of Greater Rochester Enterprise, has announced the full itinerary of events and speakers for the 2013 IBC Upstate N.Y. Trade Conference & Expo scheduled to take place at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 20, at RIT. This is the only conference of its kind in the region, offering area business leaders access to experts on building effective distribution channels, emerging markets, EX-IM Bank financing, Foreign-Trade Zones, international employment, Incoterms, Export compliance reform and more. Keynote presentations include:
Participants will have the opportunity to attend breakout sessions focused on three tracks — early exporters, seasoned exporters and current trade issues. A complete agenda for the daylong trade conference can be found here.
"Whether you are producing batteries, developing renewable energy or offering business services, 90 percent of the potential market is outside the U.S," GRE President & CEO Mark S. Peterson said. "Rochester continues to be ranked as a top exporting region per capita, and we hope that sharing expert advice at events like this helps even more companies expand their business beyond U.S. borders."
For more information on the IBC Upstate N.Y. Trade Conference & Expo or to register, please visit www.rochesterbiz.com/IBCevents.
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