07 feb The 17th Annual World Forum for FDI Conference
The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada West and The European Chamber of Commerce in Canada West are pleased to announce their partnership with Conway Inc. on their 17th Annual Work Forum for FDI Conference that will be taking place this year in Vancouver, BC.
The 17th Annual World Forum for FDI Conference
Please join us at the 17th Annual World Form for FDI for an opportunity to receive practical training from FDI experts and forge long-lasting relationships with expanding companies, IPA’s and service providers from across the globe to network. Business leaders, chief executives and decision-makers come together to hear and discuss the latest news and trends on corporate investment strategy and expansion opportunities.
The Forum will be held June 15-17, 2020 and bring together up to 500 top corporate executives, multinationals and corporate Investors, ministries of Trade and Investment, economic development agencies, realtors and site selection advisories, and FDI consultancies from across the globe.
The World Forum for FDI provides a platform for dialogue around the most critical issues facing the global economy. During the three-day forum, business leaders, chief executives, and decision-makers from internationally expanding companies come to discuss the latest news and trends on corporate investment strategy and expansion opportunities, including workforce development issues and incentives, emerging markets and sustainable development, and challenges companies face when establishing a presence in new countries, cities, and zones.
The Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology of Vancouver, British Columbia, will serve as the official host organization and arrange exclusive hospitality receptions throughout Vancouver. Delegates of the Forum will participate in world-class seminars and networking events where they will have the opportunity to speak with experts who will share their knowledge, experience, and tips. Additionally, Conway will conduct a one-day FDI Training Seminar before to the World Forum. The seminar will detail global best practices, new ideas on marketing, and the latest strategies for attracting and increasing foreign direct investment.
ICCC Member Benefits
As proud partners of this event, we are pleased to offer our partners with a host of incentives:
- Special discount for institutions and companies interested in exhibiting.
- Discounted conference passes for ICCC members (limited quantities)
- Sponsorship Opportunities: Please contact Alex.Martyniak@iccbc.com for more details.
This three day conference will be held
- June 15: from 9:00am to 8:00pm
- June 16: from 8:00am to 9:00pm
- June 17: from 8:00am to 4:00pm
at the Vancouver Convention Centre
About WORLD FORUM FOR FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT
Since 2003, the World Forum for FDI has been providing inspiration straight from the most successful leaders and visionaries in the industry, giving attendees the opportunity to receive practical training from FDI experts, and bringing together expanding companies, IPA’s and service providers from across the globe to network and forge long-lasting relationships. Business leaders, chief executives and decision-makers come to hear and discuss the latest news and trends on corporate investment strategy and expansion opportunities. Business and government leaders from more than 87 countries have attended this event in its unmatched 17-year history.
Each year, the Forum is hosted in a different country, highlighting the Host as a premier destination for FDI and business.
In 2020 The World Forum for FDI is going to Vancouver, BC, Canada. The British Columbia Ministry of Jobs, Economic Development and Competitiveness will host the event from 15-17 June, 2020. The 17th annual Forum will attract hundreds of top global corporate executives, site consultants, international promotion agencies, economic development corporations, and government officials.
“If there’s a greater hotbed of Asian/North American FDI then Vancouver, I’ve never seen it. We’re thrilled to announce that the World Forum for FDI is going to Vancouver, Canada, in 2020!” said Adam Jones-Kelly, President, Conway, Inc. “A stunningly beautiful city, a booming economy, and a world-class investment destination – all the ingredients for a spectacular event!”
About Conway, Inc.
Since 1954, Conway has provided the world’s most comprehensive offering of services related to domestic and cross-border corporate investment. Our integrated services help government agencies attract investment, and companies planning international expansion. Conway’s network of corporate decision-makers invests more than $400 billion each year in new facilities, offices, and sites, assisting in the creation of hundreds of thousands of jobs.
Conway has divisions which specialize in publishing, consulting, public relations, event development, marketing, advisory services, lead generation, site consulting, training, and association management. Conway is the publisher of Site Selection Magazine and management firm for the Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC).
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Conway has offices and representation in 29 cities around the world.
About the B.C. Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology
The Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology manages government services that help support and maintain the strong and diverse economy that British Columbians need for long-term prosperity. It’s the ministry’s mandate to grow B.C.’s technology sector, champion innovation, nurture small businesses, support economic development throughout the province, and promote B.C. internationally as a preferred place to invest and do business.