Upcoming Events

June 22 REGIONAL MARITIME INDUSTRY AND ITS  ECONOMIC VALUE

Burns harorBusiness briefings focusing on aspects of the regional maritime industry and its economic value will highlight a half-day seminar and tour of the, Portage, Indiana, a short drive from downtown Chicago, on Friday, June 22, 2018.

Organized by the Central Asian Productivity Research Center, in cooperation with the Northwest Indiana World Trade Alliance, registration will begin at 9:30 AM and presentations begin at 1000.

Yuri Hoffman, event chair and co-chair for the CAPRC’s maritime committee, will offer the opening remarks; Professor Colleen Hickman, CAPRC secretary and president of the NWIWA, will extend the official welcome; and Professor Harry Lepinske, CAPRC chair, will discuss the “Maritime Industry and The Silk Road”

Ian Hurt, port director, will discuss the “International Port of Indiana And Its Economic Value”’; Captain Shahid Naseer, a master mariner, and president of Shaars International, Rockford, Illinois, will speak about “The Changing Maritime Industry”; followed by Curt Felch, vice president, International Trade Services, will focus on “The Value Of Using Foreign Trade Zones”.

A bus tours will follow the seminar and the day will end with a light lunch.

Registration: members, $20; non-members $25.
For registration mail checks with a business card, to:
CAPRC
5220 Ellington
Western Springs, Illinois 60558
Information:
PH: 708-246-5556
E: lepinske@sbcglobal.net

 

June 25-30  Midwest Trade Mission to Hong Kong and 2018 Belt Road Summit

BeltWith the expansion of the modern day Silk Road spearheaded by the Chinese Government called the Belt and Road Initiative, U.S. companies have the opportunity to tap into the expansion of new markets spanning over more than 60 countries, using Hong Kong as the trading gateway.  Learn from the experts about ways to get involved in the projects, the opportunities and challenges, case studies of projects in the works, investment, and the business know-how needed in energy, transportation and logistics, rural and urban development, and more to kick-start these major projects. 

For more Information CLICK HERE

 

September 2018 CAPRC Q3 Business Session

November 2018 CAPRC Q4 Business Session

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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