Events and Programs

CNYIBA Exporters Luncheon

Friday, April 28, 2017
CNYIBA Members are invited to join the CNYIBA Exporters Luncheons that will run every two months across 2017. The purpose of the luncheons will be to have open discussions between members who are regional exporters on challenges and issues they face building export growth.

Hannover Messe 2017 - Worlds Largest Industrial Technology Trade Fair

Monday, April 24, 2017 - Friday, April 28, 2017
HANNOVER MESSE is seven leading trade shows and an investment summit all in one, with industry pavilions for digital factory, energy, industrial automation, industrial supply, motion/drive/automation, ComVac, and research and technology, connecting exhibitors to potential customers across relevant industry sectors.

Increase Your International Sales: How to Make Sure You Have the Right Export Documentation

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Are you looking to increase your international sales by offering your customers credit terms? Join IndustryWeek and EXIM Bank for a free webinar and you’ll get a complete list of all of the documents you need in order to leverage export credit insurance.

Doing Business in Southern Africa- Meet Global NY's South African Representative

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Come and join us for a session to learn about exporting to Southern Africa. Our speaker, Richard Zurba, comes to us directly from South Africa where he represents the New York Empire State Development and assists NYS exporters develop new business for the Southern African Region. Richard will discuss how his company provides no-cost services to NYS companies, including the Export Marketing Assistance Service (EMAS).

World Trade Celebration 2017 - Buffalo, NY

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Join the World Trade Celebration 2017, the region's largest international business networking event of the year. Markets outside the United States represent 80 percent of global purchasing power, 92 percent of economic growth, and 95 percent of consumers. As a result, international trade has become an increasingly important generator of American corporate and economic growth.

China Tech Trade Mission - CHITEC 2017 - Beijing

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - Tuesday, June 13, 2017
CHITEC is the China Beijing International High-Tech Expo which aims to promote technology commercialization, and international economic and technical cooperation. This trade mission can help you find buyers learn more about new technologies and further your companies entry into the Chinese market place.

Africa Health Exhibition - Johannesburg, South Africa

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Friday, June 9, 2017
Plan to visit the largest healthcare exhibition in continental Africa at the Africa Health Exhibition in Johannesburg.

CNYIBA - NY/NJ Port Tour day event

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Join the CNYIBA on a tour of Maher Terminal at the Port of New York/New Jersey, The port is one of the busiest in the world and managed a record 6,371,720 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) during 2015 worth $203 Bn. Learn about the port operations and how thousands of containers are moved each day.

Trade Mission - Shenzhen, CHINA - Optoelectronic Expo

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Saturday, September 9, 2017
participate in an organized trade mission to the September 2017 China International Optoelectronic Expo in Shenzhen. Key industry sectors include: Optical Communications-Laser Technology-Optics-LED Lightings & Displays-Infrared Applications-Optical Sensors & Measurement Technologies-Imaging.

ExportNY - Next program starts Mid September 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Wednesday, December 20, 2017
GET TRAINED IN EXPORTING. 8 x 1 day sessions over 4 months,. Full Exporting syllabus, interns provided to help you research..... A world of opportunity is out there - if you know how and where to fulfill your company's potential for success on an international scale. But, how can you get there from here? As a small or mid-sized business, your resources don't exactly span the globe. Yet, if you had access to the International Marketing expertise and training you need, your company could become a successful and profitable competitor in the global marketplace. A powerful resource exists to help your company fulfill its potential.