Wednesday, January 10 | 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Event Type: Presentation
Location: International Central - West Concourse, Level 1, Hall A Lobby
Gary Stanley, International Trade Administration (ITA), Washington, DC
Brian Ledgerwood, International Trade Administration (ITA), Washington, DC
Benjamin Hardman, International Trade Administration- IPR, Washington, DC
Are you a U.S. manufacturer of building products and construction materials who is interested in expanding your current export markets?
Or a beginning exporter interested in learning how to go about the process?
Then join us for this special presentation that will be led by experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration (ITA) Office of Materials Industries.
You'll get a general overview of the current global market, trade issues, as well as highlights of key regions within the world that show promise and opportunities.
You will also learn about the ways that the ITA, an organization with offices in more than 100 U.S. cities and nearly 80 countries, can help you to find and explore overseas export markets through financing programs and assistance in locating overseas business partners.
PLUS- An Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Attorney & Advisor will be able to provide a briefing on the various types of intellectual property patents, trademarks, industrial designs, and copyrights, along with sharing ways in which you can protect your intellectual property in export markets.
Business Management & Operations, International, Manufacturers/Suppliers, Retail/Wholesale Distributors