Events Calendar

Jan
26
Thu
2017 4th International Conference on Economics and Business Administration (ICEBA 2017) @ Phuket Island View Hotel
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 23 @ 12:00 am

2017 4th International Conference on Economics and Business Administration (ICEBA 2017) Phuket Island, Thailand during January 23-25, 2017

2017 6th International Conference on Economics Marketing and Management (ICEMM 2017) @ Phuket Island View Hotel
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 23 @ 12:00 am

2017 6th International Conference on Economics Marketing and Management (ICEMM 2017) Phuket Island, Thailand during January 23-25, 2017

Feb
12
Sun
GTR Mena Trade finance Week 2017 @ Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day

With established links to the region’s primary trade bodies, financial institutions and regulators, GTR’s annual event in Dubai plays a vital role in fostering face-to-face dialogue between all sectors involved in Middle Eastern trade.

The 14th edition of this series features an expanded focus, placing greater emphasis on corporate treasury matters and the issues facing treasurers today, in an ever changing global market. Furthermore, the newly extended 3-day format will incorporate a special ECA and infrastructure finance day, held in partnership and under the patronage of Dubai Economic Council.

Welcoming multinational companies, SMEs, financiers, insurers, risk managers, lawyers, consultants, government bodies and ECAs, this annual gathering of trade finance professionals provides unrivalled access to hundreds of companies and institutions engaged in regional trade.

See a list of attending companies from the 2016 event here.


Day 1: February 12
ECA & Infrastructure Finance

Days 2 & 3: February 13-14
Trade & Export Finance


Who will you meet?

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

Feb
15
Wed
12th International Project Management Conference @ Razi Hall
Feb 15 @ 8:00 am – Feb 13 @ 12:00 am

Since 2005, each year the International Conference of Project Management is held by Aryana industrial and research group in Tehtan-Iran.

Feb
22
Wed
India Trade and Treasury Conference 2017 @ Taj Lands End
Feb 22 all-day

Bringing India’s trade community together for discussion, debate and networking for well over a decade, GTR’s annual conference in India returns for its 14th year, taking place at the Taj Lands End, Mumbai on February 22, 2017. An exciting development this year will be the inclusion of treasury and fintech aspects relating to trade.

For Indian companies involved in exporting their goods globally; for international corporates looking to enter the Indian market; for financial institutions providing funding options; for insurers and lawyers involved in covering these operations; for any institution involved in international trade finance, this established annual event is a prime opportunity to meet face-to-face with market peers – a place to share expertise and experiences first-hand at the only event of its kind in India.

 

 

Topics covered include:

  • Putting the spotlight on India: Policy update, trade outlook and future developments
  • Understanding the mechanisms, structures and risk management strategies to succeed in the Indian market
  • Opportunities and challenges for digitisation and technology transformation: blockchain, trade receivables discounting, eUCP
  • Infrastructure financing and supply chain management for short and long-term projects
  • Creating strategies to mitigate trade credit and insurance risk for the Indian market and the role of stakeholders
  • International corporate perspectives on setting up businesses in India

 

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:

  • Click here to see a list of attending companies from 2016’s event.
  • Join the discussion on social media with the official event hashtag #GTRIND
  • Check out the 2016 event page here for details on last year’s successful event.
ASCII IT Success Summit Houston @ Houston Marriott Westchase
Feb 22 – Feb 23 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.

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.