Newfoundland and Labrador has long standing trade relationships with Ireland and New England, with a shared benefit of cultural ties and common business practices.
The Department of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, in partnership with Ireland Business Partnerships and the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, invites companies to attend a trade development session highlighting opportunities in the Ireland and New England markets.
Registration deadline is Thursday, September 8, 2011
Place: St. John’s
Date: Wednesday, September 14
Registration: 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Session: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Lunch provided)
Location: Bally Haly Country Club,
100 Logy Bay Road
The following experts will present on the current business climate and sector opportunities in their respective regions, as well as be available for one-on-one business meetings with companies.
Kate Hickey, Executive Director, Ireland Canada Business
Association, Dublin, Ireland
Matt Keswick, Owner and CEO, Keswick Consulting, Boston,
Erin Daily Donahue, Trade Commissioner (ocean technologies, aquaculture and fisheries), Canadian Consulate General, Boston, Massachusetts.
To register for this event and to express interest in one-on-one meetings, please contact:
Corinne St. Croix, Industry Development Officer
(Meeting times to be confirmed on site.)