Workshop: Preparing For Dubai World Expo 2020

Blacksheep Projects, in partnership with Export Nova Scotia, will conduct a workshop titled "Doing Business In The UAE".

Participating organizations will learn how to provide their products and services to Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) countries such as Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The session will focus on the UAE, showcasing success stories and highlighting procurement opportunities related to the Dubai World Expo in 2020. Participants will learn about the market, growth sectors and supply gaps.

The session will be facilitated by Issmat Al-Akhali, Managing Director of Blacksheep Projects, and David Gough, President of Export Nova Scotia and National Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada. Canadian and GCC-based business experts will participate as panelists to provide insight and answer participant questions. The session will also feature a panel of Canadian and international executives who will share their success stories in the GCC region.

The workshop will by hosted by Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) at 1800 Argyle Street on February 19th, 2015, from 9:00am to 12:30pm. The panel discussion format will allow participants to have open dialogue with market experts, government representatives and business peers.

Interested organizations may register by clicking on the button below. Additional information including speaker bios and workshop itinerary will be sent to registrants via email by January 30, 2015. Space is limited and seats will be assigned based on the order of registration.

In lieu of a registration fee, participants are kindly encouraged to make a donation to any of the initiatives below.


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