Where: Intercontinental Hotel At Doral Miami
2505 Northwest 87th Avenue
Doral, Florida 33172 USA
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Costs: *(Includes: Access to Summit, Lunch & Self Parking)
*$65.00 pp After March 1st
*$500.00 One Table of 10
FEATURED LUNCHEON SPEAKER:
The Honorable Jose "Pepe" Diaz, Miami-Dade County Commissioner, Representing District Twelve & Chairman of Miami-Dade County's International Trade Board
*Due to Limited Space
*Pre-Registation & Payment is Required
*Registration Deadline: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
ONLINE REGISTRATION VISIT: http://exportsusa.org/
The Summit will provide you with the opportunity to build new international relationships as the meeting place for leading exporters, bankers, ECA's, insurers, multinationals, leaders from the international trade industry, and attorneys.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ATTENDING THE SUMMIT?
- Get up-to-date information on market developments through export panel speakers.
- Learn of current funding strategies and programs.
- Able to network with over +200 global exporters and financiers in one location.
- Able to identify hot business leads and opportunities.
The Florida Finance Summit will be concentrating on finance options for small-medium sized companies from Florida. The summit will be divided into four 55 minute panels discussing and addressing the many latest updates and available programs on:
The forum is expected to have the attendance of over +200 business owners. The panels will be composed of experts and leaders from throughout the private/public international and domestic finance industry addressing and announcing on the most innovative financing mechanisms/programs vital for a successful and profitable Florida business.
Conferences such as Florida Finance Summit 2013 are vital to many programs such as President Obama’s Presidential Export Council & National Export Program, which help boost international trade in the State of Florida. Increasing U.S. exports improves the current U.S. economic situation with the creation of jobs by increasing international trade, which is an integral part of the U.S. economy, accounting for more than one quarter of the U.S. GDP and supporting more than 12 million U.S. jobs.
(Subject to Change)
8:00 – 8:45 a.m.
Official Opening of Summit
Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Sandra Ruiz, Vice Mayor, City of Doral, Florida
9:00 – 9:55 a.m
PANEL #1: Choosing the Right Finance Solution for your Business
-The Commercial banks in exports and ECA
-How can the economy recovery from the current climate
-What is the future for bank lending considering the market
10:00 – 10:55 a.m.
PANEL #2: What is the Role of SBA in Commercial Financing?
-How SBA programs can compete with other current financing
-Impact of RE depression in SBA Loans
-What is the outlook for 2013
-Where does financing for renewal energy is coming from?
-Can SME's make the most of export?
11:00 – 11:55 a.m.
PANEL #3: Exporting During Difficulties Times; Exporters and Importers Share Their Views, Options and Solutions
-The future of Latin America and Caribbean with Florida
-Latin America and Caribbean. Can the growing demand for
export can be sustained?
-How can we take advantage of Free Trade Agreements
-How a loan in a different currency affects the transaction?
-How active are the banks in Latin America and Caribbean?
-Which countries in Latina American & Caribbean you find more
-What regions are showing growth and which are declining
12:00 – 12:55 p.m.
PANEL #4: Non-Conventional Loans; The Future Solutions to Grow your Business
-What and where is the demand of private lending
-Where will long term funding come from?
-Can direct lending help solve market liquidity
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Closing Ceremony & General Business Networking Luncheon
-Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Jose "Pepe" Diaz, Miami-Dade County Commissioner, Representing District Twelve & Vice Chair of Miami-Dade's International Trade Board
-EA-USA Recognition to Exporters
Closing of Florida Finance Summit 2013
Commercial & Business financing
Bank of America
Pre Export Financing
Florida Export Financing
Export Credit Insurance
Coface North America
Trade non Conventional Financing
First United Bank
Desmond Alufohai, CMP
International Trade Coordinator Department
of Regulatory &
of Miami Dade County
Alison Germak Gatchev
Small & Medium
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Luis G. Castillo
Global Trade Insurance
Registered Broker of Eximbank of USA
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LIMITED SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE
FOR INFORMATION CALL 305.992.7283 OR VIA EMAIL AT INFO@EXPORTSUSA.ORG