2014 Sino -US Economic, Investment, Trading, Cultural and Education Conference
On June 11, American Airlines officially launched the non-stop flights between Dallas/Fort Worth and Shanghai/Hong Kong. With an open gateway, more businesses and investment opportunities will be coming to the D/FW area. The American Chinese Federation of Industry and Commerce (ACFiC) are hosting a Sino-U.S. investment, trade and cultural conference at the Renaissance Dallas-Richardson Hotel on Thursday September 18th and Friday September 19th. This event will create bridges between China and the U.S., promoting economic and cultural relationships between the countries.
Event Date: Sept. 18 - 19
Location: Renaissance Dallas-Richardson Hotel
900 East Lookout
Richardson, TX 75084
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
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).
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