Business opportunities

Round table discussion with three eminent specialists on international economic issues

Report on the Asian, Latin American, and U.S. markets

Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 7:30 A.M. to 9:30 A.M.

Speaker

Pierre Lortie

Pierre Lortie

Senior Business Advisor,
Dentons

Speaker

John Parisella

John Parisella

Executive Director, Campus Montréal
HEC Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal, Université de Montréal

Speaker

Pierre S. Pettigrew

The Honourable Pierre S. Pettigrew

Former member of Parliament and federal cabinet minister
Executive Advisor, International,
Deloitte

 

Gérald Filion

This privileged encounter, followed by a debate, will be hosted by:

Gérald Fillion

Host, RDI économie
Specialized reporter / economy

THE ACTIVITY IN BRIEF

For the 4th consecutive year, the World Trade Centre’s team of experts is holding a round table discussion on export market development prospects for Quebec businesses.

Three eminent international market specialists will provide an overall picture of business issues and opportunities for Quebec companies in Asia, Latin America, and the United States.

Come share in the vision and the forecasts of our three guest speakers:

Mr. Pierre Lortie, Senior Business Advisor, Dentons
Mr. Lortie will speak to us about the recent market developments in Asia, the second leading destination for Canadian exports. He will also shed some light on business trends and Canada-Asia relations.

 

Mr. John Parisella, Executive Director, Campus Montréal HEC Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal, Université de Montréal
Mr. Parisella—an expert on American politics and Quebec’s former Delegate General in New York—will share his thoughts on the economic situation in the United States.

 

The Honourable Pierre S. Pettigrew, former member of Parliament and federal cabinet minister, and Executive Advisor, International, Deloitte
Mr. Pettigrew will discuss his thoughts on the situation in Latin America and its sub-regions. He will speak about the many business opportunities this region has to offer, as well as ways of entering into and running eventual partnerships.

The activity will be held in French.

Prices

  Members Non members
Ticket(s) $70* $95*
Table(s) of 10 $630* $950*
* Taxes not included. Become a Member

By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Emanuel Couture Armand
Head, International Market Development
514 871-4002, ext. 6212
ecarmand@ccmm.qc.ca

Louise Lauzon
Advisor, International market development
514 871-4002, ext. 6227
llauzon@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

Delta Centre-Ville
777 University Street
Montréal

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A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO…

  • Understand the vision of specialists on current and future global economic issues
  • Assess the potential of developing your business abroad
  • Network with over 200 decision-makers interested in international markets

WHO SHOULD TAKE PART?

  • Businesses with international operations
  • Businesses planning to make the move to foreign markets
  • International business advisors
  • Foreign investors and fund managers
  • Students and researchers in the fields of international economics and politics
Don’t miss this opportunity to take a fresh look at international markets.

The "Exporting Quebec" initiative is produced
in cooperation with:
Exportation et développement Canada La Presse
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)