Trade Mission to Switzerland and/or Germany
Switzerland: May 30-June 1, 2011
Germany: June 1-3, 2011
The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) are organizing a multi-sector trade mission to Switzerland and Germany. Companies have the option to participate in one or both portions of the trade mission. The first portion will take place in Switzerland from May 30 to June 1, 2011 with the option to continue on to Germany from June 1 to 3, 2011. Companies also have the option to participate in the Germany mission only.
Market Fast Facts:
Companies have the option to participate in one or both portions of the trade mission for a set fee of $500. Participants are responsible for the cost of round trip airfare, accommodations and meals.
All participants of the Switzerland and Germany trade mission are eligible to receive the services of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency Consulting Advisory Service as part of the registration fee. The Consulting Advisory Service will provide participants with up to 40 hours of export mentoring consulting services. Participants will be matched with a consultant best suited to meet their needs. Sign up now and you can take advantage of the export mentoring consulting services prior to travelling to Switzerland/Germany and maximize your exposure to these markets.
To apply, fill out the Switzerland application form and/or the Germany application form and return it to Jennifer Dunbar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upon registration, you will receive a request to complete a company profile. On March 10 and 11, ACOA will be embarking on a marketing initiative in Switzerland. The purpose of the initiative is to generate interest for the participating companies prior to the mission from May 30 to June 1, 2011. If companies wish to be featured in the marketing initiative in Switzerland, please complete and submit the application form and a company profile (to be sent to you via e-mail) by no later than March 1, 2011. The company profile will be sent to you upon successful acceptance of the application.
Date: May 30-June 1, 2011 and June 1-3, 2011
Location: Switzerland and Germany
Cost: $500 set fee (for one or both portions - cheque payable to NSBI or credit card online)
Space is limited. If you have any questions, contact Pamela Rudolph or John McKay (contact information listed below).
Applications will be reviewed on a merit basis and applicants will be notified of acceptance. Companies must be in good standing with all partners.
File Leads:John McKay Trade & Investment Officer Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
Trade Development Executive
Nova Scotia Business Inc.
1301-1809 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3K8