Trade Updates with China

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Tue, Nov. 8
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch will be served
Fluno Center
601 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53715
Cost of Admission
Early Bird rate $35 for Members
Early Bird rate $50 for Non-Members
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With many recent changes in China, now is the time to update your company’s China strategy.
As Wisconsin's third largest trade partner, China has much to offer for both local Importers and Exporters.  Understanding entry strategy to China, production set-up or sourcing a manufacturer is vital to a successful international partnership.  Learn more from professionals who help businesses research product development or distribution in the Chinese market.  Understand more about the business climate in China and common pitfalls which can affect your success.
Susa Siy is the Managing Director of Ameridge International.  Ms. Siy has more than twenty five years of international business experience in China.   She has successfully assisted Wisconsin companies with their business development, China market strategy, joint venture development, greenfield startup, and governmental relationship management.  Ms. Siy's background includes service for Johnson Controls, a Fortune 100 company, as their International Sales Manager for Asia and Oceania where she was instrumental in negotiating and establishing its first joint venture in China. Most recently, Ms. Siy was the key leader in helping TLX Technologies in establishing their business in China.
Katy Sinnott is the Vice President of International Business Development with The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)Sinnott has more than two decades of business management and financial services experience, most of it in Asia. Before joining WEDC, she was the CEO and a board director for a chain of salons based in China. Under her leadership as CEO, the company expanded from three salons to 38 in three years with revenues of $6 million and 450 employees. 
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11:30 AM – 12::00 PM –-Registration and Networking 
12:00 PM – 12:30 AM - Lunch and Opening Remarks 
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM - Presentations
 1:45 PM - 2:00 PM - Q & A and Closing Remarks
Cost: Early Bird rate applies until November 1 - $35 Members / $50 for Non-Members
Regular rate - $45 for Members, $60 for Non-Members thereafter
Co-sponsors:  Tax Airfreight, Inc, ABS Global and M.E. Dey Import-Export.
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