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American Chamber of Commerce ‘Doing Business with the USA’ on October 16 in Auckland

Ms. Ada Echetebu will take the stage during the American Chamber of Commerce event ‘Doing Business with the USA’ in Auckland on October 16,
and in Christchurch on November 7.

American Chamber of Commerce New Zealand: Doing business with the USA

Auckland Programme When: 16 Oct 2013, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: ANZ, 23-29 Albert Street, Auckland


1) State of US/NZ Relations & Select USA– Jim Donegan, Consul General, US Consulate

2) Latest import/export trends – implications for business – presentation – Rachel Sutherland, Auckland Regional Field Sales Manager, DHL Express

3) Critical Success Factors when doing business with the USA – Michael Calvo, NZTE, Washington DC

4) Panel: Important learnings from established businesses trading in the US to assist businesses setting up in the USA- things to look out for.

5) Panel: Expert insights from renowned/worldwide service providers:

International Trade Finance /Banking – Steve Fishwick, Senior Manager – Trade & Supply Chain

ANZ Bank Freight forwarding/shipping –Geoff Popham, Export Business Development Manager

Burnard International Taxation (Issues, Solutions) – Gina Wallace, US NZ Tax

IP – Geoff Chisholm, Baldwins Immigration – Barbara Johnson

Legal & US Regulatory Affairs -Ada Echetebu, Norris Echetebu Law

Credit insurance – Chris Murphy, Coface

2.00 pm to 5.30 pm, followed by networking and refreshments