22nd Annual International Business Forum & Networking Evening

Join us for the premier international event of the year.
This event attracts New England companies involved in international business. The evening features a global trade and economic outlook forum and a resource center with many international trade associations and government agencies presenting informative exhibits. This is the first time that Bulgaria would be attending this well established and highly regarded international business forum.

The Bulgarian Center of New England is happy to share this exciting event with the Bulgarian business community and friends. Recently, BCNE became a member of the Global Business Alliance of New England (GBANE) which would allow our businesses to register for this multinational forum at a great price $45 (instead of $60).

Don’t miss this February 17th world business event. Register at
https://umassamherst.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bxVLVR3GMsIgU1m.
For BCNE members, please select “Members of collaborating associations – $45’

Bulgaria will be represented by Mr. Milen Lyutskanov, Consul General of the Republic of Bulgaria to New York and Ivo Konstantinov, First Secretary, Councillor for Economic Affairs and Trade Attaché.

We are encouraging all Bulgarian businesses and our partners in the Greater Boston area to join us for this unique opportunity to meet corporate executives and other professionals interested in world trade—while learning about the vast resources available to help your company’s international business!

This event will set the stage for advertising the Bulgarian market to other countries as well as many Boston located companies. Last but not least, BCNE is planning to build upon this small step and launch a Bulgarian business networking group for innovation in 2016.

February 17*, 2016
5:30pm-8:30pm
*(snow date February 18th – please check the GBANE website at www.gbane.org on February 16 for date confirmation)
Location:
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
One Federal Street, Boston MA
*Parking is available at garage under building, at own cost. Picture ID is required to enter the building.

A limited number of exhibit tables are available @600*. To book yours, please contact the BABCNE office asap on business@babcne.org. Additional information about the forum could be found at www.babcne.org.
*The Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria has sponsored an exhibit table and BCNE will be there along with the Bulgarian Association of Software Companies. If you would like to bring brochures for your business, we may be able to accommodate 2-3 companies if you find us before the beginning of the forum (pending space availability).

Michael D. Goodman, Ph.D.
Executive Director, the Public Policy Center (PPC) will give the local economic update before the presentations from the Consuls General.

Participating Consuls:

UK Susie Kitchens, Consul General
Canada David Alward, Consul General
France Valery Freland, Consul General
Germany Helmut Landes, Deputy Consul General
Israel Yehuda Yaakov, Consul General
Mexico Daniel Hernandez Joseph, Consul General
Switzerland Felix Moesner, Consul General
Brazil Glivania Maria de Oliveira, Consul General
South Korea Song-jun Ohm, Consul General
Japan Tsutomu Himeno, Consul General
Ireland Fionanuala Quinlan, Consul General