Events

2020 Events Calendar

Jul
13
Mon
Export Finance Solutions for Manufacturers: A Lunch ‘n Learn with EXIM Bank
Jul 13 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Export Finance Solutions for Manufacturers: A Lunch ‘n Learn with EXIM Bank

Please join Regina Gordin, Deputy Managing Director of Small Business Group, EXIM, and Ian Ginger, Business Development Director, VMA, for a discussion about what resources are available for your export business to grow and protect its foreign accounts receivable. The webinar will also include details about strategic partnerships and initiatives aimed at increasing trade opportunities for manufacturers in the state of Virginia.

 

Register here

Jul
14
Tue
PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Report Overview
Jul 14 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Report Overview

For business leaders who received loans through the Paycheck Protection Program, having the right information to apply for loan forgiveness is a critical next step. During this session, we will recap the key changes to the original Paycheck Protection Program enacted through the PPP Flexibility Act. We will also provide a comprehensive overview of the custom report that has been developed for Insperity clients to assist with the PPP Loan Forgiveness application. Finally, we will be answering some of the most common questions that business owners are asking.

Join Insperity’s Christian Callens, Managing Counsel and Michelle Larson, Managing Director, Accounting for this helpful and informative session.

 

The webinar is Tuesday, July 14th at 10:00am CST. To register, click on the link below…

https://insperity.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ctuLgvDETgKbmvIi9wbHFQ

To find out more about the Insperity Business Resiliency Series webcast and the other COVID-19 resources we have available, please visit https://www.insperity.com/covid-19/bpa/rebecca.stewart.

Jul
15
Wed
WiM Virtual Learning Series: Ethics, Integrity & Courage @ WEBINAR
Jul 15 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Ethics, Integrity & Courage

Presented by Brooke Foley

Courage, integrity and ethics are at the core of successful leadership. Cultivating these skills in your life can make you more successful, and put you in the driver’s seat of your destiny. Courage is the ability to do what needs done. Integrity is the ability to do the right thing. Ethics are morals and values that drive your decisions. This virtual event will provide participants with insight on these skills, and how to grow them to drive success in their own roles and for their teams.

JULY 15 – REGISTER HERE

Jul
16
Thu
Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat – Poland/Hungary/Slovakia/Czech Republic
Jul 16 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat – Poland/Hungary/Slovakia/Czech Republic

Overview
  Join us for a virtual coffee featuring our U.S. Embassy colleagues from Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and Czeck Republic. The 30-minute informal conversation with our industry experts will open with current market conditions and questions.
Objectives
  Market update and discussion from seasoned staff on the ground.
Event Information
  • Moderator – Pam Plagens, Advanced Manufacturing Team Leader, joined by,
  • Joanna Bereza – Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Warsaw, Poland
  • Agnes Armour – Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Budapest, Hungary
  • Zdenek Svoboda, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Czech Republic; Marian Volent, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Slovakia & Desk Officer Aileen Elwell
Please read the following information carefully:

  • The U.S. Commercial Service requires event registrants to accept specific Terms and Conditions and review Product Standards.
  • Please read the Privacy Act Notice.
  • When: 11 am Eastern, Thursday, July 16, 2020
  • A Microsoft Teams link will be shared with registrants.
  • For questions, please contact: Anastasia Xenias, anastasia.xenias@trade.gov, or Helen Crowley, helen.crowley@trade.gov
  • Register HERE
Jul
20
Mon
Big Ideas Matter. Manage and Protect Your Global Assets!
Jul 20 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Big Ideas Matter. Manage and Protect Your Global Assets!

Lunch ‘n Learn with Amy Pruett from Williams Mullen. Read ahead here.

Register here

Jul
31
Fri
Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat: Germany/Austria/Belgium
Jul 31 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat: Germany/Austria/Belgium

Overview
  Join us for a virtual coffee featuring our U.S. Embassy colleagues from Germany, Austria and Belgium. The 30-minute informal conversation with our industry experts will open with current market conditions and questions.
Objectives
  Market update and discussion from seasoned staff on the ground.
Event Information
  • Moderator – Pam Plagens, Advanced Manufacturing Team Leader, joined by,
  • Klaus Jonas, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Frankfurt, Germany
  • Jan Bruckner, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Vienna, Austria
  • Stephanies Croigny, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Brussels, Belgium and Donald Calvert – Desk Officer
Please read the following information carefully:

  • The U.S. Commercial Service requires event registrants to accept specific Terms and Conditions and review Product Standards.
  • Please read the Privacy Act Notice.
  • When: 11 am Eastern, Thursday, July 30, 2020
  • A Microsoft Teams link will be shared with registrants.
  • For questions, please contact: Anastasia Xenias, anastasia.xenias@trade.gov, or Helen Crowley, helen.crowley@trade.gov
  • Register HERE
Aug
5
Wed
Western Hemisphere Energy Projects Webinar Series: Central America
Aug 5 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Western Hemisphere Energy Projects Webinar Series: Central America

The U.S. Commercial Service has organized a Webinar Series focused on upcoming Energy projects in Latin America announced by different governments in the Region to stimulate their economies. These projects represent a fantastic opportunity for U.S. companies in different areas of the energy sector, including generation, distribution, maintenance, modernization, efficiencies, and more.

You will hear from U.S. Commercial Diplomats, local Government Officials and private sector experts to help you craft a market entry strategy.

Markets included: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the Caribbean Region, Central America, Colombia, Jamaica, and Panama.

Take advantage of this great opportunity and learn about:
• Upcoming projects in the region
• Procurement needs, licenses and registration requirements in different countries
• Trade barriers and market access issues
• U.S. Government international trade contacts to support your international sales growth

Your Organization can participate in one, two or all eight Webinars. The webinars are free.

View the flyer here.

WiM Virtual Learning Series: Adaptability & Leading Change @ WEBINAR
Aug 5 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Adaptability & Leading Change

Presented by Dr. Graeme Codrington

The only constant in this world is change! Change intelligence is a skill that can be learned and honed, and is more necessary than ever in today’s fast-paced environment. This virtual event will teach participants ways to respond to quickly-changing scenarios and factors in a positive and productive manner.

AUGUST 5 – REGISTER HERE

Aug
12
Wed
Western Hemisphere Energy Projects Webinar Series: Argentina
Aug 12 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Western Hemisphere Energy Projects Webinar Series: Argentina

The U.S. Commercial Service has organized a Webinar Series focused on upcoming Energy projects in Latin America announced by different governments in the Region to stimulate their economies. These projects represent a fantastic opportunity for U.S. companies in different areas of the energy sector, including generation, distribution, maintenance, modernization, efficiencies, and more.

You will hear from U.S. Commercial Diplomats, local Government Officials and private sector experts to help you craft a market entry strategy.

Markets included: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the Caribbean Region, Central America, Colombia, Jamaica, and Panama.

Take advantage of this great opportunity and learn about:
• Upcoming projects in the region
• Procurement needs, licenses and registration requirements in different countries
• Trade barriers and market access issues
• U.S. Government international trade contacts to support your international sales growth

Your Organization can participate in one, two or all eight Webinars. The webinars are free.

View the flyer here.

Aug
13
Thu
Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat: Italy/Turkey
Aug 13 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Intelligent Manufacturing in Europe Coffee Chat: Italy/Turkey

Overview
  Join us for a virtual coffee featuring our U.S. Embassy colleagues from Italy and Turkey. The 30-minute informal conversation with our industry experts will open with current market conditions and questions.
Objectives
  Market update and discussion from seasoned staff on the ground
Event Information
  • Moderator – Pam Plagens, Advanced Manufacturing Team Leader, joined by,
  • Federico Bevini, Commerical Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Rome, Italy
  • Perim Akguner, Commercial Specialist and Max Demirdoven, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Embassy – Ankara,Turkey
  • Eli Corso-Phinney – Desk Officer
Please read the following information carefully:

  • The U.S. Commercial Service requires event registrants to accept specific Terms and Conditions and review Product Standards.
  • Please read the Privacy Act Notice.
  • When: 11 am Eastern, Thursday, August 13, 2020
  • A Microsoft Teams link will be shared with registrants.
  • For questions, please contact: Anastasia Xenias, anastasia.xenias@trade.gov, or Helen Crowley, helen.crowley@trade.gov
  • Register HERE