The California Turkish American Chamber of Commerce (CATA Chamber) announces its third annual business networking dinner event, ConnecTA 2012, at 7:00 p.m. on the evening of Monday, September 17 at the Hilton Costa Mesa located at 3050 Bristol Street.
This event will be the chamber’s premier event and will focus on the renewable energy, information and communication technologies, construction, and biomedical industries. Attendees must work or have dealings in these industries to participate. Participants will have the opportunity to network with senior-level leaders from California, as well as international business leaders that have flown in from overseas for this special event. In addition, guests will learn about potential business opportunities in Turkey—the world’s 17th largest economy with the fastest growth rate worldwide.
The cost is $75.00*** for dinner and $300.00*** for exhibition tables of businesses/individuals (payable via Donate section at CataChamber’s website) and a request to attend is required prior to Saturday, September 15 via the following email. Both, dinner seats and exhibition tables have limited availability. Participation to panels and exhibitions as a visitor (see details below) is complimentary.
To be considered for attendance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.connecta.us/register. Upon written request, your attendance will be considered and the chamber will respond with an e-mail regarding your confirmation status depending on the seat availability.
Bilateral Business Meetings 10:00am-4:00pm
Selected businesspeople fromTurkey meet their US counterparts
Participating Organizations: Orange County Business Council, Irvine Chamber of Commerce, Anaheim Chamber of Commerce,Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, OCTANe, Cleantech OC, Executive Next Practices Institute
Guests may attend free of charge
Networking Session (Refreshments will be provided)
Panels & Exhibitions 5:00pm-6:45pm
Guests may attend free of charge / Exhibitors – $300 fee***
Participating exhibitors will introduce their company and products/services at booths provided
Panel I: Doing Business in theU.S.
Panel II: Business/Investment Opportunities in Turkey & Government Incentives
Strategic Connection and Deal Flow Workshop: Accelerating Turkish-SoCalBusiness Development and Action
Invitation Only – $75 fee ***
*** Please note: This payment does not guarantee the seat/table, and the payer will be fully refunded in case his/her RSVP is declined.