The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) of DFW is hosting a forum targeted at startup companies and entrepreneurs interested in exploring and developing solutions on top of the enterprise application platform, SAP HANA. By handling massive volumes of structured and unstructured data entirely in its in-memory database, SAP HANA enables applications and analytics to execute data intense operations right where data resides. In doing so, it helps customers to achieve performance improvements of up to 100,000 times compared to traditional, disk-based databases while running non-disruptively alongside the existing technology landscape. Learn more on SAP HANA.
- Network with the Big Data Startup Community
- Learn from industry experts and speakers
- Discover new insights into the SAP Startup Focus Program
- Explore core technologies to develop solutions in SAP HANA
If you are interested in more information regarding this event, click here
Event Date: Wednesday, August 13
Time: 1 to 7 p.m.
Location: DFW Exellerator
1201 International Pkwy. Suite 200
Richardson, Texas 75081
East Africa Chamber of Commerce 2014 Annual Trade Conference
The East Africa Chamber of Commerce represents the five member countries of the East Africa Community (Republic of Burundi, Republic of Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Kenya and Rwanda). The purpose of the conference is to facilitate business to business linkage as well as showcase opportunities for investments, highlight market analysis, as well as underscore vital government trade policies in the two regions. High-level government and business leaders as well as top-level subject specialists will make presentations on their respective fields of expertise. There will be sector presentations in various fields such as international trade and commerce, energy and mining, financial services, tourism, agriculture, infrastructure, health and pharmaceuticals, and real estate, among others.
Event Date: Oct. 2 - 4
Location: Hyatt Regency North Dalas
701 East Campbell Road
Richardson, Texas 75081
Macedonia Business Forum - Mark your calendar
Keynote speaker: H.E. Nikola Gruevski, prime minister, Republic of Macedonia
As part of the efforts of the Macedonian Government to promote its extensive reforms for which it has been recognized by the World Bank as No. 3 reforming country in the world, Invest Macedonia is organizing business forums in more than 40 U.S. cities. Sponsored by the World Affairs Council of DFW, this event will be hosted in the DFW area on Oct. 10 - (venue to be determined). More details will be provided once the location and time of the event are finalized. If you are interested in attending and meeting the prime minister, contact Mike Skelton
. (972) 792-2814
Event Date: Oct. 10
Time: 12 p.m.
Location: Intercontinental Dallas Hotel (Crystal Ballroom on 2nd floor)
African Chamber of Commerce DFW 16th Annual African Economic Forum
The African Chamber of Commerce DFW and the Office of the African Union are holding their 16th Annual African Economic Forum with the goal to provide economic stimulus through the promotion of trade opportunities between Africa and the U.S. Africa is home to 7 of the 10 fastest-growing economies in the world and helping U.S. business expand their presence in these African markets is a top priority of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The focus of this year's forum is to address formulating immediate bilateral trade diplomacy with the goal of moving the content to an industrialized era through private-public partnership efforts.
Event date: Oct. 15 - 18
Location: Park Inn by Radisson
1241 W. Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, TX 75247