25th Juy 2017 08:00
Come along to this free event to find out more about the practicalities of setting up business in the USA and how you can de-risk your expansion. Understand the help available from Department for International Trade (DIT) before you take the plunge.
Hear first-hand from AVITUS Group about their affordable business support and professional services to help you plan your entry to the US, establish your business and operate successfully. Meet the experts in 1 to 1 meetings and share your specific goals for entering the US market.
Agenda 08:00 – Registration and Refreshments 08.30 – Welcome and Introduction – Martin Garratt, CEO, Cambridge Cleantech 08.35 – USA Commercial Service – Richard Stanbridge TBC 08.45 – AVITUS – One Stop Shop for a USA Entry – Dr Frank Levene, Director EMEA, AVITUS 09:00 – A View from this Side of the Pond – Laurie Spicer, USA Specialist South East, Department for International Trade 09.10 – Taxes and More Besides – Sharon Sandman, Director US/UK Tax & Business Expansion, Grow Great Britain 09.20 – Legal Dos & Do nots – Jonathan Strassberg, US Attorney at Law, True Course Ltd 09.30 – Coffee and networking 10.00 – Opportunities in Tennessee – Richard Todd, Director, UK Office, State of Tennessee 10.10 – Investing in Georgia – Ellen Kraft, Director of Business Development, State of Georgia 10.20 – Visa and Immigration – best way to navigate – William Diaz, Partner, Fragomen 10.30 – Banking in the USA – Tee Cato, Trade Director, Barclays 11.00 – 1 to 1 meetings – 15 minute meetings with the panelists around table & rotated by 8 13:00 – Close & extended networking in restaurant & coffee shops – individual choice
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