Events Calendar

Mar
9
Thu
GTR Africa Trade Finance Week 2017 @ The Westin Cape Town
Mar 9 – Mar 10 all-day

Returning to Cape Town for its 11th year, the market’s premier pan-African trade finance gathering will take place at The Westin on March 9-10.

Now also incorporating GTR‘s West Africa Trade & Export Finance Conference, for increased focus on developments in key markets such as Nigeria, Ghana and the Francophone region, the event will focus on the extensive trade, export, commodity and infrastructure financing opportunities available across the continent, providing unrivalled access to those companies and institutions currently doing business in Africa, including regional and global corporates, financiers and trade specialists.

GTR’s ties to the market’s primary trade bodies, regulators and institutions allows on-stage discussion to focus on the latest challenges being experienced by those involved in African trade, as well as highlighting potential opportunities in a number of key countries and sectors.

Mar
14
Tue
Malaysia Trade & Export Finance Conference 2017 @ Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
Mar 14 all-day

Returning to Kuala Lumpur on March 14, GTR’s Malaysia Trade & Export Finance Conference will once again provide a key discussion forum for the region’s trade experts.

Decision makers within the market will convene to hear timely updates on topical issues such as government initiatives to increase international trade & investment, the primary business challenges facing the commodity sector and the knock-on effect of the Chinese economic slowdown on Malaysian growth.

Dedicated networking sessions positioned throughout the day will give delegates the opportunity to become acquainted with those looking to establish and grow their trade connections within the region.

Highlights:

  • Shape the debate! Audience polling will be used throughout the conference – have your say and influence on-stage discussions
  • GTR’s proven format of streamed content provides greater choice and flexibility, allowing attending delegates to focus on matters most relevant to them
  • Our relationships with local institutions and those most experienced in international trade makes on-stage contributions read like a Who’s Who? of trade
  • Connect with fellow delegates before and after the conference via the GTR Members Area networking site

Additional information:

  • Join the discussion on social media with the official event hashtag #GTRKL
Mar
21
Tue
Turkey Trade and Export Finance Conference 2017 @ Swissôtel The Bosphorus
Mar 21 all-day

For Turkish companies involved in international trade and investment, GTR‘s annual event in Istanbul has quickly become the primary industry gathering at which to meet and discuss their exporting and financing requirements with like-minded organisations, as well as with those institutions tasked with financing them.

On March 21, over 350 delegates are expected to meet at the Swissotel the Bosphorus in this important city for global trade, a vital bridge between Europe, Mena and Asia.

As the only event of its kind, and with established support from key industry associations, public bodies and institutions, 2017’s event features new and innovative content designed to foster maximum engagement between speakers and delegates.

The event brochure will be released later in early 2017.


Highlights

  • Shape the debate! Audience polling will be used throughout the conference – have your say and influence on-stage discussions
  • GTR’s proven format of streamed content provides greater choice and flexibility, allowing attending delegates to focus on matters most relevant to them
  • GTR‘s relationships with local institutions and those most experienced in international trade makes on-stage contributions read like a Who’s Who? of the industry
  • Connect with fellow delegates before and after the conference via the GTRMembers Area networking site
Mar
29
Wed
ASCII IT Success Summit Orange County @ Hyatt Regency Orange County
Mar 29 – Mar 30 all-day

We continue to make the ASCII IT Success Summits dynamic and designed to deliver maximum value to Managed Service Providers. Our agenda is geared to help MSPs grow their business, offer additional services, help their customers transition to the cloud and increase monthly recurring revenue opportunities.

Apr
12
Wed
Russia and CIS Trade & Export Finance Conference 2017 @ Baltschug
Apr 12 all-day

GTR returns to Moscow on April 12 for the Russia & CIS Trade & Export Finance Conference 2017.

Being the only annual conference for the trade and export finance community in Russia, the event provides a perfect opportunity to meet, network and learn from those currently doing business with Russia and its key trade partners.

As well as on-stage discussion and debate, plenty of networking breaks will feature throughout the day, including an evening drinks reception allowing delegates to continue discussions in a more informal setting.


Who will you meet?

Regional corporates & traders
Banks & financiers
Government organisations & public bodies
Insurers & risk managers
Lawyers
Consultants
ECAs & multilaterals
Solution providers


Additional information

  • Join the discussion on social media with the official event hashtag #GTRRU
  • Check out the 2015 event page here for details on last year’s event
Iran Trade and Export Finance Conference 2017 @ Espinas Palace Hotel
Apr 12 @ 11:52 am – 12:52 pm

With discussions still ongoing, 2017 could be a monumental year for Iran, following the 2016 lifting of a number of international sanctions. This brings with it the potential for a new market economy within the international community, complete with the world’s fourth largest oil reserves and second largest gas reserves.

GTR‘s inaugural Iran Trade & Export Finance Conference will consider the implications of this new era, with a business environment ripe for investment and joint ventures and a mood of cooperation within the upper echelons of government.

With Iran keen to benefit from external expertise in range of key sectors, including transport, telecommunications, infrastructure, technology, real estate and financial services, the conference will provide first-hand insights on the latest developments, utilising a proven event model that incorporates original content, interactive formats and an unparalleled networking environment.

Apr
15
Sat
Power-Gen Natural Gas @ David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – Apr 17 @ 11:30 am

POWER-GEN Natural Gas is brought to you by the most formidable brands in the energy business, POWER-GEN and the Oil and Gas Jounal.

The nation’s leading Oil & Gas and Power industry professionals attend POWER-GEN Natural Gas Conference and Exhibition. The event provides the perfect venue to gather and exchange information about gas-fired generation related to the development of natural gas reserves in the Marcellus and Utica shales of the Appalachian Basin. A robust program of power and oil & gas presentations, workshops, training, and panel discussions are included and explore the latest issues in technology, operation, construction and maintenance of gas-fired power and production from unconventional hydrocarbon resources.

POWER-GEN Natural Gas encourages the exchange of ideas with a wide range of viewpoints. In conjunction with the conference, an exhibition hall showcased technology, equipment, and services vital to the energy industry.

 

Apr
26
Wed
ASCII IT Success Summit Boston @ Doubletree Boston North Shore
Apr 26 – Apr 27 all-day

We continue to make the ASCII IT Success Summits dynamic and designed to deliver maximum value to Managed Service Providers. Our agenda is geared to help MSPs grow their business, offer additional services, help their customers transition to the cloud and increase monthly recurring revenue opportunities.

May
9
Tue
East Africa Trade Finance Conference 2017 @ Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club
May 9 all-day

GTR’s East Africa Trade Finance Conference will return to Kenya in May 2017, bringing together the region’s leading corporates and trade financiers for two days of discussion and debate.

With an agenda addressing various political, economic and social issues risks and opportunities faced by Kenya and neighbouring countries, 2017’s conference will provide ideal networking and learning opportunities for those looking to build trade relationships in East Africa.

May
17
Wed
ASCII IT Success Summit Columbus @ Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
May 17 – May 18 all-day

We continue to make the ASCII IT Success Summits dynamic and designed to deliver maximum value to Managed Service Providers. Our agenda is geared to help MSPs grow their business, offer additional services, help their customers transition to the cloud and increase monthly recurring revenue opportunities.