SACC Arizona - 20 Years
SACC Arizona Trade Summit
@The offices of GPEC, Phoenix
2 North Central Ave. Suite 2500
October 13, 2016
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Lunch provided by SRP
H.E. Björn Lyrvall, Swedish Ambassador to the US
From Washington D.C. and the SACC USA office
Johan Marcus, Executive director SACC USA
10:00-10:20 Networking (Coffee and sweets)
10:20-10:25 Welcome from SACC Arizona and update on the regional Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce
10:25-10:30 Introducing honorary consul Lars Lagerman, founder of SACC Arizona
10:30-10:35 Introduction of SACC USA, Executive Director Johan Marcus. Johan introducing Ambassador Lyrvall.
10:35-10:50 Björn Lyrvall, Swedish Ambassador to the US.
10:50-11:00 Q&A and networking
11:00-11:50 Panel 1: Overview on trends and leading industries in Arizona
Moderator Colin Tetreault, ASU School of Sustainability
Panel: GPEC Stephane Frijia, International Strategy, US Commercial Service Kristian Richardson, Director Arizona, Arizona Commerce Authority Kevin O’Shea, VP International, Arizona District Export Council Gunnar Light, Vice Chair AZ DEC, MPEXA Dawn Nagle, direcor
11:50-12:00 Q&A and continued networking.
12:00-12:30 Lunch and networking
12:30-1:00 Life Science in Arizona, Bio Tech, and Med Tech, Joan Koerber-Walker, President AZ Bio Association.
1:00-1:15 Q&A with continued networking
1:15-1:30 Concluding remarks and continued networking
SACC Arizona is celebrating its
20th Anniversary, October 2016.
SACC started 1906 in New York.
Please RSVP by noon September 12.
Limited space available.