Date(s) - 20/01/2017
8:30 am - 10:00 am
The Towers Hotel & Spa
Members of the US Embassy Discussing USA & Wales Trade Relations
Friday, 20th of January 2017.
Time: 8:30am (breakfast and registration); 9:00am (presentations and discussions)
The Wales Exporters Association is delighted to host Mr John E Simmons, Minister Counsellor for Commercial Affairs at the Embassy of the United States of America in London for an expert discussion of business opportunities available for Wales businesses in the USA. There will be a Q&A session following Mr Simmons’s presentation. Business with the US will also be reviewed from a Wales local perspective.
A free breakfast will be provided. Attendance is exclusively by booking. Interest in the event is high and spaces are limited.
Tickets are free for members and only £10 for non-members, but why not join today and enjoy discounts from our partners?
8:30am-9:00am | Registration and Breakfast
9:00am | Presentations
John Simmons is a career member of the United States Senior Foreign Service. He began his current assignment as the Senior Commerical Officer at the US Embassy in London in August 2015.
From 2011-2015, he was stationed at the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates where he served as the Regional Senior Commercial Officer for the Gulf. In the Gulf, John was reponsible for coordinating commercial programmes with US Embassies in Kuwait, Oman and Qatar, in addition to UAE operations in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
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