Malaysia Mission Market Briefing - In Boca Raton

Opportunity Malaysia 2005 Market Briefing
Thursday, October 21, 2004
Live Oak Pavilion, Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton, FL

In today’s market of consolidating competition in an arena of global scope, finding new opportunity is akin to survival. In a world of fleeting opportunity and great risk for the indecisive, the markets of Southeast Asia represent the future, and one dynamic country is at its epicenter:

Malaysia

Please join Congressman Clay Shaw*, Honorary Chairman to the Florida District Export Council’s Trade Mission to Malaysia on October 21, 2004 for a commercial briefing on opportunities in the dynamic Southeast Asian marketplace and information on the upcoming mission to Malaysia.

For additional information of the upcoming trade mission to Malaysia, please visit
www.malaysiamission.com.

Best prospect industries for the Malaysian market are: Healthcare, franchising, waste & wastewater treatment, oil & gas equipment, municipal & solid waste, biotechnology, information & communication technologies, tourism, colleges & universities, and plastics materials & resins.

 
Topic: Commercial Briefing on Opportunities in Malaysia
Date: October 21, 2004
Time: 5:30 PM
Place:
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Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus
777 Glades Road
Live Oak Pavilion, University Center
Map:
http://www.fau.edu/map/bocamap1.html
Fee: This event is FREE to all participants
RSVP: To attend, please contact Stephanie Heckel at the U.S. Export Assistance Center at 954-356-6640 or info@malaysiamission.com

We would like to thank our co-sponsors: The Florida Foreign Trade Association, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise Florida, The International Business Council, The Broward County Office of Economic Development, and The World Trade Center Palm Beach.

*Congressman Clay Shaw is expected to attend pending his need to be in D.C. In the event that he cannot attend, a member of his local staff will represent him.

Agenda:

5:30 P.M
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Welcome and Introductions
Al Zucaro, WorldTradeCenterPalm Beach
 
5:33 P.M. Welcome to FloridaAtlanticUniversity
Professor Mantha Mehallis, FloridaAtlanticUniversity
 
5:37 P.M. Introduction to OpportunityMalaysia 2005
Introduction to Opportunity Malaysia 2005
John Bauer, President of BasicFood International to introduce Congressman Clay Shaw. Honorary Chairman to the Florida District Export Council's Trade Mission to Malaysia
 
5:50 P.M. Market Highlights
Kathryn Dye, U.S.Commercial Service
 
6:10 P.M. Business Climate
Phang Ah Tong, MIDA
Prakas Nair, Matrade
 
6:20 P.M. EnterpriseFlorida
John Diep, EnterpriseFlorida
 
6:30 P.M. A View from the Ground
 
6:40 P.M. Malaysia's Importance to Florida Firms
Bernhard Schutte, DMNI and Member of the Florida District Export Council
 
7:00 P.M. Adjourn
 
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