In case you may have missed it, there is a little event going on next Friday you might be interested in. Christy Clark is the keynote speaker….http://www.pcb.ca/building-bridges.cfm
Cross Border Trade Symposium – Making It Simple!
The inaugural ‘Building Bridges to Prosperity’ Symposium will be held in Surrey B.C., Canada on Friday, June 10th, 2011.
Hosted by Pacific Customs Brokers, in cooperation with the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service and the U.S. Consulate General (Vancouver), the ‘Building Bridges to Prosperity’ Symposium will be the largest of its kind in B.C. in 2011 and presents a rare opportunity for Canadian and American businesses to dialogue and network with leading players and policymakers.
At this all day event, there will be a buffet breakfast featuring the Premier of British Columbia, Christy Clark, along with Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) providing an economic update of the Pacific Northwest; morning topical trade sessions; plated lunch featuring a keynote address by the U.S. Ambassador to Canada, David Jacobson; luncheon remarks by City of Surrey Mayor, Dianne Watts; afternoon topical trade sessions or border visit.
Breakfast Keynote Address By:
Luncheon Keynote Address By:
Premier of British Columbia
United States Ambassador
- Breakfast Keynote Address:by Premier of British Columbia, Christy Clark
- Luncheon Keynote Address: by U.S. Ambassador, David Jacobson
- Luncheon Remarks: by City of Surrey Mayor, Dianne Watts
- Breakfast buffet, plated lunch, and refreshments
- Border Visit: to Pacific Highway/Blaine Border Crossing to meet with Canada Border Services Agency (for American delegates), or U.S. Customs and Border Protection (for Canadian delegates). Advance registration required, limited space available.
- Sell to Canada Sessions
- Sell to USA Sessions
- Economic and Trade Updates
Check out the link above for all the details on building bridges with our American neighbours….