Business opportunities

Global business opportunities in the construction industry: traditional markets

Take advantage of international business opportunities in construction-related sectors

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 8 A.M. to noon

Presentations

How to sell to American specifiers
Stéphane Forget
Owner
America Trade Solutions

LEED on the international market
Josée Lupien
President
Vertima

Impact of the Canada-European Union free trade agreement
Trends and standards in the European market
Business opportunities in France and in Belgium

Alain Lombard
Representative in France for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
Owner and founder, PAN Consulting

Round Table: Testimonials from Quebec businesses on their business development in Europe and the United States
François Michel
President
Solénove Énergie Québec Inc.

THE ACTIVITY IN BRIEF

  • On April 16, our guest experts will discuss various aspects of conducting business abroad in the construction sector.

    They will focus on construction trends, standards, and business opportunities in the U.S. and European markets.

    They will address such topics as How to sell to American specifiers, LEED certification, and the impact of the Canada-European Union free trade agreement

    You will also be able to speak to the presenters and entrepreneurs in attendance about their respective markets, and benefit from their advice on the best strategies to use to develop your business.

    You can view the preliminary program here.

    Also not to be missed, on May 28: our seminar on international business opportunities in the construction sector on emerging markets:

    • Asia
    • Middle-East
    • North Africa and the Sub-Saharan
    • South America

The activity will be held in French and English

Prices

  Members Non members
Ticket(s) $100* $145*
* Taxes not included. Become a Member

By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Sabri Ben Abdallah
Advisor, International market development
514 871-4002, poste 6220
sbenabdallah@ccmm.qc.ca

Cancellation policyNo reservations, cancellations or refunds as of 2 days before the event. Participant substitutions are accepted at no extra charge until the event is held. Please note that only written cancellation notices sent by fax at 514 871-5971 or by email at achat@ccmm.qc.ca will be accepted.

Location

Omni Mont-Royal
1050 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal

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A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO…

  • Get up to speed on construction projects in the traditional markets: Europe and the United States
  • Learn more about the competition, challenges, and trends in these two markets
  • Get advice from experts
  • Speak to entrepreneurs already established on these markets
  • Gain a better understanding of the development of green construction and LEED certification

WHO SHOULD TAKE PART?

Entrepreneurs seeking to learn about various expanding sectors, and seeking to develop their business abroad 
Companies in the following sectors are particularly targeted:

    • Construction
    • Design, interior design
    • Infrastructure
    • Environment, sustainable development
    • Landscaping
    • Architecture
    • Machinery and equipment
    • Green technology
    • Metals, hardware, plumbing, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and construction materials
    • Energy

Come hear construction market experts, and learn about trends and business opportunities in the United States and Europe.


In collaboration with:

  • Association de la construction du Québec
  • SHQ
The "Exporting Québec" initiative 
is produced in cooperation with:

 
Official airline of the
"Exporting Québec" initiative:

LaPresse+   AIR CANADA
WTC Montréal receives financial
support from Canada
Economic Development.

 
Affiliated with the World Trade
Centers Associations

(WTCA)

Canada Economic Development   World Trade Centers association (WTCA)