Event Helps Texas Businesses Access the World’s Largest Economic Zone
The World Affairs Council of Austin will co-host the 4th annual Texas-EU Business Summit, now 2 days, April 22nd- April 23rd, 2015 at Austin’s AT&T Center. The event is held under the Auspices of the UT- EU Center of Excellence.
The Summit brings trade promotion experts and business-people from European Union nations to Austin for panels and meetings with the Texas business community. The event is a unique face-to-face opportunity for Austin businesses to make connections and learn about current inbound and outbound business opportunities with Europe. Highlights of the 2015 Summit include a few opening remarks by the Mayor of Austin, Steve Adler, the Ambassador of Croatia, Josko Paro, and the Consul General of Ireland, Adrian Farrell.
Other co-hosts of the Summit include Austin Community College, the City of Austin, the European Center of Excellence at the University of Texas at Austin and the Kozmetsky Center for Excellence in International Finance at St. Edwards University and The World Affairs Council of Austin (WACA).
The 27 nations of the European Union represent a combined economy of $16.7 trillion (compared with $16.2 trillion for the United States and $8.2 billion for China) [IMF 2012] and a market of more than half a billion people.
Please visit the website to register and for more information. We hope to see you at this exclusive two-day event.
Read our Press Release for TX-EU Summit.