Doing business with the USA -Auckland 16th Oct

  • 16 Oct 2013
  • 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • ANZ, 23-29 Albert Street, Auckland
  • 4

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Doing business with the USA

Programme:

1) State of US/NZ Relations & Select USA– Jim Donegan, Consul General, US Consulate 

2) Latest import/export trends – implications for business – presentation – Rachel Sutherland, Auckland Regional Field Sales Manager, DHL Express

3) Critical Success Factors when doing business with the USA – Michael Calvo, NZTE, Washington DC

4) Panel: Important learnings from established businesses trading in the US to assist businesses setting up in the USA- things to look out for. 

Panel Chair – Paul Grey, World Wide Access who will talk about the latest developments in e-commerce.

Manufacturer of baby food freezing trays - Christina Piet, Mumi & Bubi

Apparel – James or Amie Nilsonn, Merino Kids

IT – Bill Farmer, Mako Networks   

Manufactured goods – Mark Taylor, Framecad

Seafood-Peter Vitasovich, Greenshell New Zealand

Beverages - Tracey King, Ti-tonics

5) Panel:  Expert insights from renowned/worldwide service providers:

International Trade Finance /Banking – Steve Fishwick, Senior Manager - Trade & Supply Chain, ANZ Bank

Freight forwarding/shipping –Geoff Popham, Export Business Development Manager, Burnard International

Taxation (Issues, Solutions) – Gina Wallace, US NZ Tax

IP – Geoff Chisholm, Baldwins

Immigration – Barbara Johnson

Legal & US Regulatory Affairs -Ada Echetebu, Norris Legal Consulting

Credit insurance – Chris Murphy, Coface

2.00 pm to 5.30 pm followed by networking and refreshments

Key supporter:

Registrations will not be refunded if bookings are cancelled after 11th October 2013.