Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs, make your reservation today! Register now and sign up for private appointments on-site with key OPIC and other U.S. government agency representatives.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 21, 2012
What: OPIC Expanding Horizons 2012 – A Workshop for Small Businesses Entering International Markets: Discover how American small businesses are expanding into emerging markets overseas while supporting growth at home through the use of financial tools made available to small businesses through the U.S. Government’s Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). Since 1971, OPIC has supported nearly $200 billion of investment in thousands of projects in 150+ countries, generating $74 billion in U.S. exports and creating jobs in local economies overseas as well as in the U.S. Staff will be available to discuss:
- OPIC Political Risk Insurance
- OPIC Small and Medium Enterprise Finance
- OPIC Support for Renewable Energy, and Clean Technologies
- Getting Started with OPIC
When: October 18, 2012 | One-Day Interactive Conference & Workshop
Where: Embassy Suites Chicago – O’Hare
5500 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
Who: Small business owners will hear from a dynamic line-up of speakers from OPIC as well as private industry and other U.S. government agencies that offer programs complementary to OPIC (e.g. market research, international partner search, trade financing and feasibility study funding). In addition, participants can hold one-on-one meetings with representatives from:
- Small Business Administration
- Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
- U.S. Trade and Development Agency
- U.S. Department of Commerce / U.S. Commercial Service
- Minority Business Development Agency
Register: Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs, make your reservation today! Register now and sign up for private appointments on-site with key OPIC and other U.S. government agency representatives to get first-hand perspectives and have important questions addressed. Register online (or call 510-628-0345).