Upcoming Events

December 3-7, 2018 Aerospace and Defense Trade Mission
Turkey: Ankara, Eskisehir, Istanbul
Join the American Turkish Council, and the U.S. Commercial Service for the second ADTM to Turkey, providing access to this $11-billion-dollar market. This program will provide access to business briefings from sector experts, B2B meetings with Turkish private sector & foundation companies, site visits, governmental meetings, and numerous receptions, networking opportunities. To reserve your spot today or learn more, visit: atc.to/admission or contact Richard Carpenter at richard.carpenter@trade.gov Base cost for this trade mission is $5,000.

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 CENTRAL ASIA’S ROLE IN WORLD ENERGY
10:30am Conference Center Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey
455 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr. Suite 2900 Chicago

The Central Asia Productivity Research Center continues to present its annual “Energy Security Seminar” featuring talented members of the CAPRC energy committee and highly-respected guest presenters.

ORGANIZED BY
Central Asian Productivity Research Center’s Energy Security Committee Education and Training Committee
SUPPORTED by: Turkish Consulate General

OPENING REMARKS
Professor Harry Lepinske, Chair Central Asian Productivity Research Center

OFFICIAL WELCOME
Hon. Umut Acar, Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey,  Chicago

OVERVIEW OF CENTRAL ASIAN ENERGY RESOURCES
Professor Harry Lepinske, CAPRC Chairman

SUSTAINABILITY IN THE ENERGY INDUSTRY
Dr. Ozgur Arslan-Ayaydin, Clinical ProfessorDepartment of Finance,           University of Illinois at Chicago

OPPORTUNITIES IN GLOBAL RENEWABLE ENERGY
A Chicago international business executive’s Personal experiences
Romuald Poplawski, U.S. Global Energy LLC Chicago

ENERGY PRICES AND RISKS
Professor Engenia Govbeva, Clinical Professor Department of Finance
University of Illinois-Chicago

Electronic presentations originating from Turkey and Azerbaijan

CONCLUDING REMARKS
Professor Harry Lepinske

Although there is no registration fee, because of limited seating, early registration is suggested. E: lepinske@sbcglobal.net Ph: 708-246-5556

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