Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Leveraging the Trade Commissioner Service to Expand Your Markets in Asia

(Hong Kong-Canada Business Association)

Date: Thursday July 15, 2010

Location: HKCBA Offices, Hong Kong Trade Building, 9 Temperance Street, 2/F, Toronto

12:00 pm – Registration
12:15 pm – Networking and Lunch
12:35-1:30 pm – Presentation by Mr. Jim Feir, followed by Q & A

As part of its “Hong Kong – Your Business Platform in Asia Business Workshop Series 2010” The Hong Kong-Canada Business Association (“HKCBA”) invites interested Canadian traders and manufacturers, importers and exporters to join us on Thursday, July 15th 2010 for a Special Business Networking Luncheon Workshop at which Mr. Jim Feir, Director and Senior Trade Commissioner Ontario Region, Foreign Affairs International Trade Canada, will discuss how the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, and its Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, helps Canadian companies and organizations succeed globally and lower their costs of doing business.

This session will provide an overview of the free services available to companies through Canada's network of Embassies and Consulates in 150 cities worldwide and 18 offices across Canada, and, of course, with particular emphasis on Hong Kong, Mainland China, and the Asia Pacific Region.

Other participants in this Workshop include:

• Mr. Robert Amstrong, President HKCBA (Toronto) and President, Supply Chain & Logistics Association Canada
• Ms. Maureen Siu, Director, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (Toronto)
• Mr. Andrew Yui, Director Canada, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Plan now to join us on July 15th to listen and learn; ask questions, meet and network.

I.E. Canada Members please register at the HKCBA Member rate – $20.00

Online Registration here. Full Information and Registration here or email bob@hkcba.com. HKCBA Offices: 416-366-2642