Doing Business With India - “Opportunities For Utah Companies And Educational Institutions”1st July, 2010 - 1st July, 2010
Date: Thursday, July 1, 2010 from 10:00 am until 1:45 pm
Location: Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce, 175 East 400 South, Suite 600, Eccles Board Room, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Invitees: Utah companies representatives currently doing business with or considering expansion into India; Educators who are students of India
Facilitator: Franz Kolb, Director for India, Governor’s Office of Economic Development, International Trade and Diplomacy
Guests of Honor: The Honorable Susmita Thomas, Consul General at the Consulate General of India, San Francisco
The Honorable Ashok Kumar Sinha, Consul (Community Affairs), at the Consulate General of India, San Francisco
Presenters: The Honorable Susmita Thomas, Consul General
Ashok Joshi, President, Ceramatec
Franz Kolb, Director for India, GOED
Satya Bathula, NITYA Software Solutions
Karen Gunn, Dean, Salt Lake Community College
Paul Savage, Attorney, Kirton & McConkie
Lew Cramer, CEO, World Trade Center - Utah
Robert Baird, Youth Making a Difference
David Stokes, Westminster College
Varun Gowda, University of Utah – EGI/USTAR
Opportunity: Now is the time for Utah companies and organizations to enter the fast growing Indian market. The Indian economy has grown 7.2 percent in 2009. The Indian market with its one billion plus population, presents lucrative and diverse opportunities for Utah exporters with the right products, services, and commitment. India’s requires products and services for major sectors such as energy, environmental, healthcare, high-tech, infrastructure, transportation, and defense. The country has potential for a sustained growth of 8-10% for the next couple of years. Opportunities in the area of education are unparalleled.
Seminar participants will receive up-to-date key information. Following the presentations, there will be a roundtable discussion. Please come prepared with questions.
Sponsors: State of Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development, International Trade and Diplomacy Office; U.S. Department of Commerce; Kirton & McConkie; World Trade Center – Utah; Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce
Registration: Space is limited. Pre-registration required. There is no charge for the seminar. Please register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call by Monday, Monday June 28, 2010 COB to 801.538.8717.