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Pacific Trade Show 2019 Conference & Exhibition

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Toronto Region Board of Trade

77 Adelaide St. W., 4th Floor

Lennox Hall - First Canadian Place

Toronto, ON M5X 1C1

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A new platform facilitating to connect professionals, companies ​​a​​nd organizations to support international trade.

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OBJECTIVES

• Contribute to providing opportunities to increase growth and viability for all participants,

• Facilitate international trade opportunities and accessibility to the Canadian Market and Canadian SMEs in the South Pacific Region,

• Facilitate the opportunity for Canadian SMEs to showcase their business interest in trade and investment

• Highlight new opportunities for women entrepreneurs in the international market

• Provide real attention to the matter of empowering SMEs from the Pacific region and Canada, help them establish contacts and give them the tools to move forward with the internationalization of their businesses.

This event will bring together trade and business experts, panel discussions and education about industry trends and key challenges and opportunities in the market.

It is an excellent opportunity to learn about the challenges and opportunities on the South Pacific Region countries.

ATTENDEE PROFILES

  • SMEs from Canada
  • International Delegation led by international trade professionals
  • Companies led by women from Canada and the Pacific Region
  • Local Chambers of Commerce
  • Buyers, exporters, and Canadian service providers.

WHO SHOULD JOIN US

Industry associations and service providers interested in connecting and building relationships with Canadian and Pacific Region companies, and professionals in international trade. Companies and organizations looking for organic and eco-friendly products, as well innovative trends.

The opportunity to connect and find innovative and eco-friendly products, supporting women-led companies in all these sectors:

Food & Beverages - Fashion & Apparel - Services & Innovation - Tourism - Handicrafts

This event is co-hosted by PRO&PRO Promo&Production Inc. and World Trade Centre Toronto

AGENDA

8:30 – 8:50 Registration

8:50 – 9:00 Welcome & opening remarks

9:00 – 9:30 Panel 1: Breakfast with Industry Leaders – Barriers and Opportunities for Increased Trade Interaction

Canada values the deep, long-standing relationships that it has with the countries of the Pacific region, and as such, has signed several trade deals that have opened the doors for trading between Canada and the Pacific – but what are the opportunities, and what barriers do they pose?

9:30 – 9:45 KEYNOTE: CULTURAL BRIDGE – MAKING BUSINESS HAPPEN IN ONE HUGE CONTINENT

9:45 – 10:15 Panel 2: Pacific Trade in the Americas, in Real Terms

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), will see significant market access gains and will eliminate tariffs, saving Canadian companies $428m a year. The nations within the agreement hold a combined GDP of $13.5tr, showcasing the vast opportunities for bilateral trade.

10:15 – 10:30 COFFEE BREAK

10:30 – 11:00 Panel 3: South Pacific Region – Canada Relations

The South Pacific has a growing role in the global economy. Events in the region are of critical importance to a broad range of Canadian goals, including prosperity, development, inclusion, sustainability, peace, and security.

11:15 – 11:45 Panel 4: Making Trade Happen

The Pacific is a growing market with diverse economies and vast resources. In 2017, Canada was one of the Pacific’s major trading partners. Learn about the successes and failures from companies that have entered certain countries of the Pacific region.

11:45 – 12:00 Closing remarks

12:00 – 13:00 LUNCH

13:00 – 15:00 Pitch competition

EXHIBITION:

SMEs led by women, representing 10 countries from the South Pacific Region and Canada will be exhibiting their products and/or services during the day. The opportunity to connect and find innovative and eco-friendly products, supporting women-led companies in all these sectors:

Food & Beverages - Fashion & Apparel - Services & Innovation - Tourism - Handicrafts

NOTE:

INTERNATIONAL DELEGATES must apply under that category at www.pacifictradeshow.com

International Invitation Letters will be issued ONLY to registered participants as INTERNATIONAL DELEGATE.

If you have any questions, please contact us at toronto@pacifictradeshow.com

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Toronto Region Board of Trade

77 Adelaide St. W., 4th Floor

Lennox Hall - First Canadian Place

Toronto, ON M5X 1C1

Canada

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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