Upcoming Events

October 19, 2018 PORT OF MILWAUKEE TOUR

download (1)The Central Asian Productivity Research Center’s Maritime Committee has scheduled an orientation and study tour of the Port of Milwaukee, at 10:30 AM on Friday, October 19. Purpose is to study the usage and economic impact of the port. Presenting the orientation and conducting the tour will be Peter Hirthe, senior trade development representatives, FTZ, followed by Khay Khong, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation.

Transportation costs are not included. Group travel is planned via Amtrak. Registration fee is $35 , including a ‘Picnic Lunch” on site with the port personnel. Limit: 15 people. Send checks to:
   CAPRC
   5220 Ellington Ave.
   Western Springs, IL. 60558.
Information: lepinske@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 708-246-5556

October 23, 2018 2018 U.S.-Uzbekistan Annual Business Forum 

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Please join us at the 2018 U.S.-Uzbekistan Annual Business Forum in Uzbekistan, which is a signature event by the AUCC member-companies.  Participating companies should plan to arrive in Tashkent on Sunday, October 21, 2018 and depart from Tashkent in the morning of Thursday, October 25, 2018 (see tentative agenda). 

The AUCC delegation to Uzbekistan will be led by the chamber’s Chairperson Carolyn B. Lamm and President Steven T. Nadherny.  

 AUCC is a private, non-governmental, 501 (c)(6) trade association that was established in 1993 in Washington, DC. This year, AUCC is celebrating its’ 25th anniversary.  The chamber is the oldest business group in the US and the Republic of Uzbekistan that exclusively represents commercial interests of the US corporations before the governments of our two countries.

REGISTER NOW

The American-Uzbekistan
Chamber of Commerce 
1030 15th Street, N.W.,
Suite 555W 
Washington, DC 20005 
phone: 202.509.3744 

 

Friday November 9, 2018  CAPRC Q4 Business Meeting
9:00am at Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
                   6500 S. Pulaski Rd. Chicago, IL 60629

Friday November 9, 2018 Lithuania and Central Asia Historic Trading Partners
Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
6500 S. Pulaski Rd. Chicago, IL 60629
OPENING REMARKS
Professor Harry Lepinske, Chairman
Central Asian Productivity Research Center
OFFICIAL WELCOME
Stanley Balzekas Jr, Founder
Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
LITHUANIA AND CENTRAL ASIA: AN OVERVIEW
Professor Harry Lepinske
PANEL DISCUSSION
MODERATOR
Alexander Rimas Domanskis, Attorney
Boodell & Domanskis
(TOPIC TBA)
(Proposed) Saulius Pumputis, Economic Affairs Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania
BUSINESS EXPERIENCE IN THE BALTICS
Andrew Johansson, Treasurer
U.S.-Latvian Chamber of Commerce
CAPRC Regional Coordinator, CAPRC
CONCLUDING REMARKS
Stanley Balzekas Jr.

There is no registration fee, but registration is required.
REGISTRATION:
E-mail: lepinske@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 708-246-5556

 

December 4-8 Hong Kong Trade Mission

UntitledReady to find business opportunities in Asia and tap into China’s growing middle class? Looking for the right business partner who is a known connector to Mainland China and ASEAN region? The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in Chicago is organizing a trade mission to Hong Kong from December 4-8, 2018 geared toward Midwest companies who want to make Asia part of their overseas marketing strategy. HKTDC is offering a program of trade shows, conferences and networking events to help companies develop relationships using Hong Kong’s strategic location at the crossroad of Asia and key gateway to China.
CAPRC Board Member Prof. Michael Vasilou of Loyola University Chicago is leading this delegation. For more information, contact him at mvasilou@luc.edu .

 

Friday, January 18 2019
Conference Center Consulate General of Turkey
455 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr. Chicago
09:30 CAPRC Q1 Business Meeting
10:30 2019 ENERGY SECURITY SEMINAR
           Energy Committee

February
Annual Chinese New Year Luncheon
TBA

April
2019 SILK ROAD CONFERENC
Celebrate CAPRC’s 20th Anniversary

June
Annual Visit to the International Port Of Indiana
Maritime Committee
TBA

 

Updated as of September 23, 2018 Alexander Krzyston