Event

  Expanding to the US Market in 2017: Challenges and Opportunities Register Here 04.05.2017 10:00am

techUK (www.techUK.org) and the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, Virginia, USA (www.fairfaxcountyeda.org) will be hosting a free half day seminar called "Expanding to the US Market in 2017: Challenges and Opportunities" on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

The objectives of the seminar are:

  • To update/ increase the knowledge base of companies from the UK about how to expand internationally and how to do business in the US market
  • How to assist these companies in their decisions
  • Creating more awareness for the Fairfax County/Washington, DC, region as an ideal starting point for hi-tech companies from the U.K
  • Address key opportunities and challenges (economic; legal and tax considerations; and hiring the right management team in the US)?

The focus will be on small and medium enterprises.

Expert speakers will discuss commercial / corporate options and considerations, market entry strategies; the do's and don'ts and what is essential to know before getting started.

Speakers include: 

  • Jan Mul (FCEDA)
  • Gus FranklynBute (SelectUSA)
  • Eliot Norman (Williams Mullen) - "A Soft Landing in the USA"
  • Julia Summerville (RSM)
  • Mike McLaren (FDM)


There will also be case studies from companies on market entry and success in the US.

Networking lunch will be provided after the Briefing.

Click here to RSVP.