Getting to Know Europe

Expanding Trade: Transatlantic Market Success


Wilmington, Delaware is the global home to many important company headquarters and corporate centers for the largest multinationals in the world as well as SMEs active internationally with numerous professional service firms to facilitate transatlantic trade. The state's land and sea transportation networks are major portals to the East Coast and support economically critical ties between the U.S. and the EU. Learn about the advantages of engaging in the transatlantic market and gain an understanding of key factors for your business success. Join us for an informative half-day Business Forum with experts offering insights on expanding trade on both sides of the Atlantic.

9 a.m.– 10 a.m.   Registration & Networking

10 a.m. Welcomes

  • Barry Willoughby, Esq. – Partner, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor
  • NJIT- New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • SMART – Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow
  • EACCNJ - European-American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey

10:15 a.m.  Keynote address, “Brexit and its Trade Impact”, William McLaughlin, Global Interdependence Center

11:00 a.m.  Panel presentations by industry experts from Boeing Global Sales Director, Hillard Robert Torgerson; KPMG Trade & Customs, John McLoughlin; Maritime Exchange for the Delaware River & Bay, President Dennis Rochford; and Buse Heberer Fromm (Frankfurt, Germany), Partner Jan Tibor Lelley

11:45 a.m.   Q & A

12:00 p.m.   Program concludes

Breakfast refreshments will be provided, and the event is free of charge

For additional information please contact: gtke@njit.edu

Register at: http://expandingtrade2016.eventbrite.com/

This program is funded by a grant from the Delegation of the European Union to the United States. NJII 's consortium partners are the European American Chamber of Commerce- New Jersey (EACCNJ) and the Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow (SMART) organization.

2016-12-08 09:00:00 2016-12-08 12:00:00 America/New_York Expanding Trade: Transatlantic Market Success European Union Delegation in the US: Expanding Trade: Transatlantic Market Success Young Conway Stargatt & Taylor Rodney Square, 1000 North King Street, Wilmington European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
December 8, 2016

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Young Conway Stargatt & Taylor Rodney Square,
1000 North King Street,
Wilmington19801
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