Italy’s Prime Minister Mario Monti and Sven C. Oehme, President & CEO of the European-American Business Organization at the reception to mark the opening of the new EU Delegation Office in Manhattan. (Sept. 26, 2012)your bridge to success!
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Photo left: Italy's Prime Minister Mario Monti and Sven C. Oehme, President & CEO of the European-American Business Organization at the reception to mark the opening of the new EU Delegation Office in Manhattan. (Sept. 26, 2012)

 

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The American Business Forum on Europe (ABFE), EABO’s sister organization, provides executive seminars regarding business opportunities in Europe.
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Are you an SME with a question about expanding your business to Europe? The European Commission appointed the EABO as the first Euro Info Correspondence Center (EICC) in the U.S. in 2005. It is now part of the successful organization called Enterprise Europe Network.

 

Transatlantic Market Entry & Expansion Strategies
EU Compliance Services (REACH, CLP, CE Marking etc.)
Tax Services
US Legislative Strategies for Europeans
Assistance with Legal Issues
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Dec.
4
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker:Christopher A.H. Vollmer, Global Managing Director, Strategy&'s Digital Services, Partner and Leader, Global Media and Entertainment, Strategy& (Formerly Booz & Company, now part of the PwC network of firms). Reimagining TV in an On-Demand World: New User Trends and Business Models in the Digital Video Industry in the U.S. and Europe.
Oct.
21
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Peter Brezinschek, Chief Economist of Raiffeisen Research, Global Head of RBI Group Research, Raiffeisen Bank International AG. Long-Term Challenges for Russia, Central and Eastern Europe. What Does It All Mean for U.S. Businesses?
Dec.
2-5
2014

BROKERAGE EVENT GREEN DAYS DURING POLLUTEC 2014

DECEMBER 2-5, 2014 - Lyon, Francea

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of the brokerage event called Green Days during Pollutec 2014 in Lyon, France in December of this year. Pollutec is the biggest international exhibition worldwide of environmental equipment, technologies and services. The exhibition is focused on the following areas: Environment, Energy, Waste Management, Water and Wastewater, Air, Risks, Sustainable Development etc. More than 2,000 exhibitors and 60,000 international visitors from more than 90 countries are expected at Pollutec.

Registration deadline is Nov. 3, 2014.


Please register on the official website  http://www.b2match.eu/greendays2014-pollutec

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Sept.
29
2014
American Business Forum on Europe in cooperation with the German-American Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Dr. Berend Diekmann, Head of Division, External Economic Policy, USA, Canada, Mexico, G8/G20, OECD, Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, Federal Republic of Germany. The Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement: Does It Still Have Support in Europe?
Sept.
22
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Juergen Siebenrock, Vice President - The Americas, Lufthansa German Airlines. The Changing Business Environment in the Airline Industry in Europe and the U.S.: What Can the Traveler Expect?
Oct.
15
2014

BROKERAGE EVENT MARKETPLACE AUSTRIA FOOD 2014

OCTOBER 15, 2014 - Vienna, Austria

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of an International brokerage event called Marketplace Austria Food 2014 in Vienna, Austria in October 2014

This is an opportunity for food and drink buyers, experts from the retail and wholesale sectors worldwide. You get to have face-to-face meetings with Austrian food and drink manufacturers, visit companies and tour their production sites and enjoy a series of entertaining and informative talks on the Austrian food industry.

For international guests the trip will include free accommodation (2 nights in a 4-star hotel in the city center of Vienna, incl. breakfast) and an evening dinner.

Please register on the official website http://www.b2match.eu/food2014/registration?forced=x

 For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.


 

Sept.
10
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Jonathan Spector, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Conference Board. Opportunities and Challenges across the Global Economy: U.S., Europe and China
Sept.
24-26
2014

BROKERAGE EVENT DURING BIOSPAIN

September 24-26, 2014 - Santiago de Compostela, Spain

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of an International brokerage event organized during BIOSPAIN 2014, the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe and one of the largest in the world.

For more information, please see http://www.biospain2014.org/about-biospain.

 

Regular price to register is 600 Euros + VAT but the EEN discount price is 480 Euros + VAT.


Please register on the official websitehttp://www.biospain2014.org/information-registration

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.


 

July
21
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Rebecca H. Patterson, Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer, Bessemer Trust. The Longer Term Valuation of the Dollar, Euro, Yen & Renminbi: How Shold it Influence our Investment and Private Wealth Outlook?
June
30
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Lisa Schroeter, Global Director, Trade and Investment Policy, The Dow Chemical Company. Manufacturing Competitiveness: How trade, energy security and regulatory cooperation boost advanced manufacturing in the U.S. and EU
May
29
2014

John Zindar, Partner at the European-American Business Organization in the News: "Europe: Weaning itself off Russian energy", Al Jazeera America.

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Sept.
30
2014

MATCHMAKING EVENT AT POLAGRA FOOD FAIR 2014

September 30, 2014 - Poznan, Poland

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of an International Matchmaking Event at Polagra Food Fair - one of the largest trade fairs in the food sector in Central and Eastern Europe taking place in Poznan, Poland in September of this year. The fair will cover the following fields: Food and Drinks, HoReCa, Food Processing Technologies, Packaging, Logistics, etc.

 

Registration for the Matchmaking event is free of charge.


Registration deadline is September 8, 2014.

Please register on the official website http://www.b2match.eu/b2b-food2014/pages/home

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.


 

July
9-10
2014

US Business Mission to Latvia

July 9-10, 2014, Riga, Latvia 

The Business Mission is organized by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with the Embassy of the United States of America in Latvia and the American Chamber of Commerce in Latvia. The Business Mission will be focused on transportation and logistics and include:

  • Meetings with the President and the Prime Minister of Latvia and other government officials
  • Overview of the business environment, and opportunities for investment and export to Latvia
  • One-on-one meetings with government representatives and private investors
  • Networking with US and Latvian business communities
  • Sightseeing and special programs for all participants, spouses/families (upon request)

Upon registration you will receive Hotel Reservation number, which ensures special rates at Avalon Hotel. Special rates for hotel reservations are available here.

To register for the Business Mission, click here.

For more information: http://www.liaa.gov.lv/us-business-mission-latvia-2014

Contact person: Lasma Lidaka - Phone: +371 67039403;

E-mail: lasma.lidaka@liaa.gov.lv

 


 

June
9
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Salvatore A. Collemi, CPA, Director - Technique & Innovation Team, WeiserMazars LLP. The Latest on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). What it Means to Private and Publicly-Traded Companies that do Business both in the U.S. and in Europe.
Apr.
28
2014

LATVIA: A Solid, Fast-Growing Strategic Partner in Northern Europe & Beyond – Boston, Omni Parker House 

Meet with Innovative Companies in LOGISTICS, IT & LIFE SCIENCES.

A Breakfast Seminar and Networking Session presented by H.E. Prime Minister of Latvia Mrs. Laimdota Straujuma, the Minister of Economics of the Republic of Latvia Mr. Vjaceslavs Dombrovskis, the Massachusetts Office of International Trade & Investment (MOITI) and Investment and Development Agency of Latvia.

April 28th, 8:30am-10:30am

Omni Parker House, Press room

60 School Street, Boston, MA 02108

To RSVP and for more information, please contact:

Ms. Ognyana Toneva - Ognyana.Toneva@eabo.biz or 646.237.0431

 

May
13
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Christopher Graves, Global CEO, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide. Can You Really Sell a Country or a Continent? Boosting Trade & Investment for the European Union through the Art and Science of "Nation Branding"
June
25-26
2014

INNOVATIVE CITY 2014, INTERNATIONAL B2B MEETINGS

June 25-26, 2014 - Nice, France

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of Innovative City 2014, an international B2B meetings brokerage event on smart and sustainable city in Nice, France in June of this year. Innovative City 2014 is a brokerage event mainly focused on security and safety, efficiency and energy management, transportation and mobility, environmental sustainability, health, public lighting, construction and urban planning, water and waste management. Among attendees will be technology and product providers, construction companies, city and urban communities, public service operators, consulting firms, R&D entities, academia, technical centers, clusters, municipal associations, local managing authorities, mixed economy companies, public companies, managers of public assets, planners, architects, contracting authorities, marketers, banks, insurance companies etc.

 

Registration to Innovative City 2014 is free of charge.
Registration deadline is June 13, 2014. Please register on the official website 
http://innovative-city2014.converve.com/

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.


 

Apr.
17
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Prof. Uwe Reinhardt, Ph. D., Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, James Madison Professor for Political Economy, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs. The U.S. Health Care Reform. Who Pays for It?What Does It Mean for the Economy?
Apr.
1
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. 8th Annual Executive Briefing "The Transatlantic Economy". Speaker: Joseph P. Quinlan, Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, D.C. The Transatlantic Economy: Why It Matters More Than Ever. $5 trillion in total commercial sales a year. Europe attracted 56% of U.S. global foreign direct investment since 2000. New insights from the latest annual study "The Transatlantic Economy 2014" by the Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins University.
June
4-5
2014

INNOVAT&MATCH: R2B, RESEARCH TO BUSINESS 2014, BILATERAL MEETINGS

June 4-5, 2014 - Bologna, Italy

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of Innovat&Match in Bologna, Italy in June of this year. Innovat&Match is a brokerage event mainly focused on research and technology transfer on the following areas: Aerospace,Energy, Innovative Technologies for Agri-Food, Food & Healthy Lifestyles, Digital Systems & Big Data, Social Media Challenges, Smart Mobility, Railored Health, Sustainable Construction and Urban Renegeration.

Registration to Innovat&Match is free of charge.
Registration deadline is May 14, 2013. Please register on the official website 
http://www.b2match.eu/r2b2014

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

May
13-15
2014

BITS Business Matchmaking

May 13-15, 2014 - PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of BITS Business Matchmaking, a brokerage event organized during BITS - Business IT South America - a trade show organized based on international standards and developed in conjunction with the CeBIT platform, the largest ICT trade show in the world. BITS is a business event, with total immersion  in Digital Business, highlighting the work of several companies - national and international exhibitors and consumers - in addition to lectures on new technologies related to ICT. In the past, 318 companies attended and about 1,200 meetings were arranged. For more information on the fair, please see www.bitsouthamerica.com.br.

Please register for the brokerage event on the official website: http://www.b2match.eu/bits2014

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Apr.
9-10
2014

Matchmaking event during Hannover Messe

April 9-10, 2014 - HANNOVER, GERMANY

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of a Brokerage Matchmaking event during Hannover Messe in April.

during Hannover Messe in April of this year.

The event will offer you:

  • Two days of business meetings
  • A matchmaking area in the centre of the trade fair
  • VIP lounge for participants
  • Festive evening event with live music
  • Broad international partner network
  • Professional assistance on the spot

Sectors covered at the matchmaking event: Energy, MobiliTec, Digital Factory, Industrial Supply, IndustrialGreenTec, R&D. Over 6,500 exhibitors from 65 countries and more than 230,000 visitors are expected at Hannover Messe. Last year over 1,250 business meetings were organized during the matchmaking event at Hannover Messe.

Please register for the brokerage event on the official website: http://www.een-matchmaking.com/hannovermesse2014.

Direct link to registration:  www.b2fair.com/Hannovermesse2014?A=100&E=109&Nc=547A&C=547&L=044

For more information, please see also this flyer or contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

 

2014

Promoting Business Partnerships in Europe

We would like to bring to your attention that in the framework of the EUROPE 2020 Strategy for Growth: "Promoting Business Partnerships in Europe", the Vice-President of the European Commission Antonio Tajani will lead missions to

 

 

In order to learn more about these missions and detailed agendas, simply click on the links above.

 

During these missions sector specific business-to-business meetings will be set up to allow enterprises to meet potential partners. These business-to-business meetings offer unique investment and cooperation opportunities for your company!

 

Please see more information about Missions for Growth here:

http://een.ec.europa.eu/events/missions-growth

 

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Feb.
3
2014
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Ambassador Miriam Sapiro, Deputy United States Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President. A Trade Policy for Jobs and Growth. How a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Will Achieve This
Mar.
10-14
2014

Future Match 2014 at CeBIT

March 10-14, 2014 - HANNOVER, GERMANY

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of a Brokerage event Future Match 2014 at CeBIT (world's largest IT fair) in Hannover, Germany in Match of this year. Last year over 370 companies and research organizations from 33 countries participated in Future Match 2013 and booked over 1,250 bilateral meetings. The brokerage event does not exclusively focus on IT companies; clients from other sectors (e.g. healthcare, automotive, energy, engineering etc.) seeking customized IT solutions or partners for cross-sector projects can sign up online for free and upload their requests.

Please register for the B2B meetings on the official website: http://www.b2match.eu/futurematch2014

Registration deadline is February 23, 2014

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Feb.
25-26
2014

B2B in Security Sector, SICUR 2014

February 25-26, 2014 - MADRID, SPAIN

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of Business to Business meetings during SICUR 2014: International Security, Safety & Fire Exhibition that will be held in Madrid, Spain in February. SICUR focuses on the following sectors: Fire Prevention, Detection & Extinction, Traffic & Transport Security, Natural Risk Control, Nuclear Safety, Computer Security, Anti-terrorism Technologies, Emergencies and Defense.

Please register for the B2B meetings on the official website: http://www.b2match.eu/sicur2014

Registration deadline is February 11, 2014

More information about SICUR can be found here: http://www.ifema.es/sicur_06/

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Feb.
10-12
2014

B2B Event during SALMED International Trade Fair of Medical Equipment and Instruments

February 10-12, 2014 - POZNAN, POLAND

SALMED International Trade Fair of Medical Equipment and Instruments, held on a biennial basis, is Poland's largest venue for presenting products offered by manufacturers and suppliers of medical devices and instruments, equipment for hospitals, clinics and private medical practices, as well as laboratory companies and firms supplying rehabilitation equipment. For more information about the fair, please visit: http://www.salmed.pl/en/

The attendance of the B2B Event is free of charge for foreign delegates - all related costs (travel, accommodation, local transport, catering) are covered by the Polish Ministry of Economy.

For more information and to register, please contact Ms. Aleksandra Chyba (a.chyba@ageron.pl) or Ms. Ognyana Toneva (ognyana.toneva@eabo.biz).

Jan.
5
2014

Sven C. Oehme in the News: "Das erwarten Hamburgs Botschafter vom neuen Jahr", Die WELT (in German) .

To read the full article, please click on this link.

Dec.
2
2013
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Sven C. Oehme, President & CEO, The European-American Business Organization, Inc. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Dream and Reality: Checking the Facts
Nov.
25
2013
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Marshall Porter, Vice President International, GILT. The Fast-Moving World of E-Commerce. New Developments, Global Trends and the Challenges of Cross-Border Regulatory Issues
Nov.
13-14
2013

BUSINESS MEETINGS AT ENVIRONMENTAL & ENERGY FAIRS

November 13-15, 2013 - VALENCIA, SPAIN

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of an international matchmaking event called Business Meetings at Environmental & Energy Fairs which will be held in Valencia, Spain in November 2013. The fair will cover all environmental sectors: energy, waste, water, eco-building, landscaping. About 300 exhibitors and more than 15,000 visitors are expected to participate in the fair. Registration is 200 euros + VAT and will cover e.g. the following:

  • Promotion in new markets and detection of new commercial and technological opportunities: catalogue
  • Personalized agenda, advice and follow-up of the meetings
  • Pre-organized meetings with the exhibitors
  • 3-day entrance ticket to the fair
  • Option to attend the conferences at the fair
  • Option to meet Research Centers to find out about regional innovations
  • Meeting-room, translators, Wi-Fi, coffee, lunch ticket and travel agency

Deadline for registration is October 20, 2013 and online selection of face-to-face meetings will be open on Oct. 20-30. Please register on the official website www.b2match.eu/environment-energies2013

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.

 

Sept.
23
2013
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: The Hon. Štefan Füle, European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy. Ready To Join? Perspectives on Further EU Enlargement and What It Means for Transatlantic Business
Sept.
16-19
2013

GERMAN HIGH-END FURNISHING AND DESIGN

A delegation of fifteen high-end German Furnishing and Design firms will be visiting New York on September 16-19, 2013. The exclusive group of companies represents the newest trends and highest quality in European Design, Architecture, Furniture and Construction. On September 16, at 12pm, the German firms will give one hour presentation to a limited number of industry professionals at the Center for Architecture (536 LaGuardia Place). On September 17, 9am-1pm, the companies will be available for individual B2B meetings, by appointment only, also at the Center for Architecture.

To find out more about the companies, please visit: http://www.german-tech.org/en/die-teilnehmer-liste/furnishingdesign

To register and for more information, please email: Ognyana.Toneva@eabo.biz

 

Sept.
17
2013
American Business Forum on Europe. Speaker: Robert G. Romasco, President, AARP. The Impact of Aging on Economic Development in the U.S. and Europe
Oct.
8-9
2013

CONTACT-CONTRACT 2013

October 8-9, 2013 - BRNO, THE CZECH REPUBLIC

We are pleased to inform you that EABO is one of the co-organizers of an international matchmaking event Contact-Contract 2013 which will be held during the 55th International Engineering Fair MSV in Brno, the Czech Republic in October 2013. This is an event of global-scale importance that regularly attracts about 800 companies from all over the world. The MSV is the most important industrial fair in Central Europe, with more than 1,500 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors.

Please see more information by clicking on this link.
Please register on the official website 
http://kk2013.converve.com/p_index.php?lang=en.

For more information, please contact Tiia Henttonen at tiia.henttonen@eabo.biz.