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MEDC | The U.S. Department of Commerce is hosting a dynamic international business conference for the Aerospace, Defense, and Security sectors.

Michigan Business Network
November 15, 2018 5:00 PM



The U.S. Department of Commerce is hosting a dynamic international business conference for the Aerospace, Defense, and Security sectors.



Discover Global Markets: Indo-Pacific – Aerospace, Defense and Security, will bring together global leaders across the aerospace, defense, and security sectors and will be held in Salt Lake City, December 10-12, 2018.  This conference is part of the USG’s strategy to increase U.S. exports to the Indo-Pacific region and bring actionable international opportunities to U.S firms; you can read about the U.S. Department of Commerce strategy here.   Screen Shot 2018-11-15 at 10.49.09 AM

Discover Global Markets: Indo Pacific will provide an opportunity to learn about how innovative materials and processes are changing the aerospace supply chain and where the most promising sales channels exist for aerospace and defense related advanced manufacturing firms in markets across the Indo-Pacific region. Meet with buyers, decision makers, U.S. OEMs, and Commercial Diplomats from key market in the region.  Hear from experts in the industry on additive manufacturing, data visualization and predictive analytics, materials advances, and securing the supply chain with block-chain and digital manufacturing solutions.

The unique format of this conference allows participating firms to create a customized, targeted experience that may include:

  • Pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with our U.S. Commercial Diplomats, foreign buyers and U.S. OEMs seeking suppliers for their large projects in the region;
  • Roundtable discussions to learn from and network with experts on market opportunities in the region, the aerospace supply chain, cybersecurity, and export compliance;
  • Dynamic plenary sessions on space commerce, and innovation and disruption in the supply chain.

Eligible companies may qualify for MI-STEP Grant funds to offset 50% of the cost to participate (including hotel and travel costs). Find out more here for cost reimbursement for export-related business activities or Murat Muftari can connect interested parties to their regional MEDC International Trade Manager to help them apply.  

Registration - Register Early & Save!

Venue & Location

Hilton Salt Lake City Center - 255 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah

For questions or to learn more, please contact Murat.Muftari@trade.gov.


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