Chris Steele has been invited to speak at the TrustBelt conference in Chicago from August 7-9. Chris will be participating in the workforce development roundtable for the conference, which explores the issues and opportunities around the economic rebirth and resurgence of the American Midwest. You can find out more about the conference at TrustBelt .
ICA’s COO Chris Steele has been invited to speak at the Great States Summit in Dallas, TX. The Great States Investment Summit focuses on the trends and opportunities available in the American South, and this year’s conference will have an increased focus on innovation, FDI and America’s role in the global economy. Chris will be helping to lead the conversation on FDI, open borders, and opportunities in the global economy. You can find out more about this event at Great State Summit.
ICA’s CEO Douglas van den Berghe will participate in a panel session on investment promotion strategies for increasing skill and technology content of FDI in host countries at the Vienna Investment Conference from 14 to 15 September. You can find out more about the conference at Vienna Investment Conference.
fDi Forum 2016: Navigating the rocky global investment environment builds on the latest trends in the global investment market. It brings together a high-level strategic group of CEOs, CFOs, Managing Directors and other decision makers from the corporate sector, along with select representatives from the public sector and other experts in the field of cross-border investment, to debate the FDI environment, examine how to successfully navigate the challenges of investing in a new territory and consider what the vote for Brexit means for international investors. Speakers will explore the global economic outlook and investment trends; how investors from emerging markets can capitalise on global opportunities; the fallout from Brexit and other developments in the EU, and how they impact on investors; corporate views of the world; how SMEs can work with big firms to achieve mutually beneficial results; and global strategies for growth. The event also provides an opportunity to learn from the experts about how they achieved a successful investment. You can find out more about this event at fDi Forum 2016.