LOS ANGELES, June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On October 20-21, GetGlobal 2016 will unite innovative, forward-thinking U.S. companies seeking to expand the reach of their goods and services to foreign markets with the experts who can help them get there.
Domestic and global leaders from industries such as technology, hospitality, renewables, aerospace, entertainment, infrastructure, health, e-commerce and retail will gather in Los Angeles for the first time to share and gain information and insights about how U.S. companies can thrive in dynamic foreign markets.
"So many successful U.S. companies would love to expand and bring their products and services to global markets, but the process can seem so daunting," said Julian Leuthold, GetGlobal founder and Geoskope CEO. "GetGlobal will provide a forum for companies of all sizes to gain knowledge and build relationships that will give them the insights and confidence they need to pursue their global ambitions."
At GetGlobal's seminars, panel discussions, one-on-one meetings, and social gatherings the world's most respected leaders will lift the mystique of foreign expansion and help U.S. companies understand how they can successfully:
- Get through bureaucratic mazes & cross-border laws in foreign markets
- Reach the new global middle class
- Understand region-by-region opportunities and challenges
- Make sense of foreign cultures
- Understand global taxes, trade financing & currency management
- Sell to government in emerging markets
- Avoid regulatory pitfalls in foreign markets
- Put trade agreement deals to work
- Hire top talent for foreign labor markets
- Navigate security issues in high-value countries
- Use e-Commerce to sell to the world in ways previously unimaginable
Frank Lavin, CEO of Export Now and former Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade praised GetGlobal 2016 as a much-needed global workshop and meeting venue for American businesses and industry leaders.
"Finding opportunities in foreign markets helps U.S. companies provide valuable goods and services to communities around the world and helps companies increase revenues and jobs. GetGlobal 2016 fills an important role in the trade and investment landscape and will provide the information executives need to confidently make far-reaching decisions."
The two-day event will also offer sponsorship opportunities where U.S. companies can make strategically important contacts, enhance brand awareness, promote products and services, and align their brands with the most influential trendsetters and opinion-makers from around the globe.
The GetGlobal 2016 "Thrive in Foreign Markets" Convention/Expo will be held October 20-21, 2016 at the JW Marriott Hotel at L.A. Live in Los Angeles.
To learn more and register for the GetGlobal 2016 Conference & Expo, go to: http://getglobalexpo.com
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