International Entrepreneurship Summit
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Multiple Times & Locations
INTERNATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT – MARCH 24, 2017
This Summit brings world experts to Iowa City to talk about opportunities for Iowa companies in the global market. Each year the spotlight will be on a particular country and or region of the world. The Summit takes place in the spring semester. The spring 2017 International Entrepreneurship Summit will feature Dr. Raúl Rodríguez, Director of the Center for Hemispheric and United States Studies at the University of Havana.
The Summit is one of the IIB’s initiatives to help meet the needs of Iowa SMEs to understand and exploit opportunities in the global market. Furthermore, the Summit provides additional training and exposure to our students that work as consultants with SMEs on experiential learning projects in international trade.
THE 2017 INTERNATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS:
7:30 – 9:00 A.M.
Global Business Breakfast with Dr. Raúl Rodríguez
HotelVetro, Lehman 1
U.S. and Cuba relations; challenges and opportunities. How Iowa and Cuba can benefit from improved U.S. and Cuba relations.
4:00 – 6:00 P.M.
Panel Discussion & Reception with Dr. Raúl Rodríguez
Voxman Music Building
Dr. Raul Rodriguez and State and Federal International Trade Officials will be on the panel, and discuss about updates on the International Trade Ecosystem. Live Latin jazz will be played and hors d’oeuvres will be served.