As a public service, the ITA/GC publishes a listing of international
business events. The calendar is distributed to over 5,000 ITA/GC members
and non-members. The Calendar is a collaborative effort among the
International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC), the Illinois
Trade Office (ITO) of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic
Opportunity (DCEO), and the Illinois District Export Council (IDEC) on
behalf of The U.S. Export Assistance Center/Chicago (USEAC). Inclusion of an
event does not imply endorsement by any of the sponsoring organizations.
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May. 20 OPPORTUNITIES IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY, ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND ENVIRONMENTAL MARKET IN THE PHILIPPINES
Teleconference sponsored by the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State. U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission, Brian L. Goldbeck, will lead a discussion with members of the U.S. Commercial Service Philippines to discuss opportunities in liquefied natural gas and renewable energy sources in the Philippine market. 6:00 p.m. CDT. No charge; advance registration required. For information & registration, please see: www.state.gov/e/eb/directline/events/208860.htm.
May. 20 PREPARING FOR C-TPAT
Webinar sponsored by the Global Training Center. Topics include: Why C-TPAT?; Mechanics of C-TPAT Certification; C-TPAT Validation Process; Maintaining C-TPAT Certification. 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. CDT. Fee: $395. For information & registration, please see: www.globaltrainingcenter.com/webinars/preparing-for-c-tpat.
May. 21 BUILDING DUBAI''S DREAM: INFRASTRUCTURE OPPORTUNITIES FOR U.S. COMPANIES
Teleconference sponsored by the Bureau of Economic & Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State. U.S. Consulate General Dubai’s Consul General Robert Waller and executives from the Dubai Road and Transport Authority and the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority will discuss infrastructure opportunities as well as the general investment and economic climate in Dubai. 10:00 a.m. CDT. No charge; advance registration required. For information & registration, please see: www.state.gov/e/eb/directline/events/208929.htm.