FREE SBA International B2B Forum

FREE SBA International B2B Forum

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International B2B Forum

 

 

 


A Platform for Buyers, Suppliers, Investors, Exporters and Service Providers to Network, Learn, and Get Resources/Assistance

                         Thursday, May 4th, 9:00am-2:00pm

                                Ted Weiss Federal Building

                        290 Broadway, 30th Floor, NY, NY 10007

          Must register before April 30th to be on the list for the security

 Register please choose one:

  1. Send “RSVP to 5/4 event” with full name and e-mail address to Man-Li Lin via

    man-li.lin@sba.gov

  1. via Eventbrite:  International Business to Business (B2B) Forum

 

9am-2pm One-on-One meeting with the following 41 exhibitor

 

Federal Government

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

IRS

IRS Brooklyn Taxpayer Advocate

Social Security Administration

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. Census Bureau Customer Liaison & Marketing Services Office

U.S. Department of Commerce/U.S. Commercial Service NY

U.S. Department of Labor-EBSA

U.S. Department of Labor-OSHA

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 2

U.S. General Services Administration

USPS

New York State Government

Empire State Development Global NY

Empire State Development Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development

Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery

NYS Department of Taxation and Finance

NYS Workers’ Compensation Board

New York City Government

Department of Sanitation: Bureau of Recycling & Sustainability

NYC Commission on Human Rights

NYC Department of Finance Taxpayer Advocate’s Office

Small Business Services, NYC

 

Foreign Government Agencies

Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Prime Ministry’s Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey

South African Consulate General: New York

Taiwan Trade Center NY

NY Organizations serving Business Community

America Beijing Chamber of Commerce

BOC Women’s Business Center

Business Initiative Corporation of New York

Business Center for New Americans

China-U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Excelsior Growth Fund

Greater New York Chamber of Commerce

Haitian American International Business and Multicultural Art Promotion

Long Island City Partnership

New American Chamber of Commerce

New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Queens Chamber of Commerce

Science, Industry and Business Library

US-China Advanced Institute for International Business

US-China Guangdong Chamber of Commerce

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

 

10:30am-2pm Learn from 34 Speakers in 3 conference rooms

 

SBA International B2B Forum Speaker

 

10:00am-10:25am Opening

  • John Mallano,

Deputy Director, SBA New York District Office

  • Beth Goldberg,

District Director, SBA New York District Office

  • Toni Corsini,

NY/NJ Regional Manager, Trade Finance Specialist, SBA, US Export Assistance Center

 

10:45am-2:00pm Starting and Growing a Business

  • SBA Programs and Services for Your Business

Man-Li Lin, SBA New York District Office

  • Tax Issues  for Small Business

Brenda Stuart-Luke, IRS

  • How to Build an Effective Business Plan

Pierre Lespinasse, Stony Brook Univ. SBDC

  • FDA New Regulations

Dilcia Granville, Ph.D., Public Affairs Specialist, FDA

  • E-Commerce 101

Tom Zhang, Jiangzhe Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • Financing Your Business

Stephanie Thomas, Trufund Financial Services

  • NYS Tax Dept. Small Busienss Resources & Programs

Mwisa Chisunka, NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance

  • Workers’ Compensation and Disability Insurance

Neil M. Gilberg, New York State Workers’ Compensation Board

  • Digital Marketing

Isaac Roldan, Director of Small Business Service, CAMBA

  • Business Structures

Chunyee Miot, IRS Volunteer CPA

  • Employer Responsibilitie,

Ana Lembert & G’Nece Jones, U.S. Department of Labor

  • IRS Impersonation Scheme/Frauds

Kris Proev, Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration

  • Tax Resource & Assistance

Eunkyong Choi, NYC Dept. of Finance

10:40am-2:00pm How to Do Business in Foreign Countries

 

  • Doing Business in European Union

Anastasia Xenias, PhD, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce

  • Doing Business in Hungary

Ms. Judit Czako, Economic Attache of Hungry

  • Doing Business in Hong Kong

Ralph Chow, Regional Director, Americas, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

  • Doing Business in Haiti

Smith Georges, Haitian American International Business and Multicultural Art Promotion

  • Doing Business in South Africa

TBD, South Africa Consulate General New York

  • Doing Business in China

Mingyi Xu, China-U.S. Chamber of Commerce

  • Doing Business in Turkey

Mustafa İlbeyli, Prime Ministry Investment and Promotion Agency of Turkey

  • Doing Business in Taiwan

Emily Hou, Taiwan Investment and Trade Office

  • Doing Business in Mexico

Mildred S. Ruiz, ProMexico New York

  • China Importing Policy

Jason Zhang, Jiangzhe Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • Doing Business in Colombia

Raquel Hickey, NYS Colombian American Chambers of Commerce

 

10:30am-2:15pm Expand to Global Market and Gov. Contracting

 

  • Government Export Assistance

Peter Sexton, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Commercial Service-NY

  • Export Financing

Toni Corsini, SBA Office of International Trade

  • Global NY

Lennox Ruiz, Empire State Development, Global NY

  • Export Basics

Kent Zhou, Jiangzhe Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • Export Operation

Mark Jaffe, Greater New York Chamber of Commerce

  • NYC Department of Design and Construction Contracting

Lisa Hawkins, NYC Department of Design and Construction

  • Federal Government Contracting

Janice Bracey, GSA

Clyde Martin, SBA New York District Office

Jennifer Jackson, SBA New York District Office

  • Grants for R&D: SBIR and STTR

Man-Li Lin, SBA New York District Office

 

 

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