EVENT CO – SPONSORED BY PORT MANATEE AT INTERMODAL CHAMBERS
[Sarasota, FL] – Jorolco International Ventures, Inc. and its subsidiary, International Business Alliance, a group of entrepreneurs active in the global market, will be holding the second annual International Business Lunch at Port Manatee in Palmetto, FL. The luncheon will be held at Port Manatee’s Intermodal Chambers and with the co-sponsorship of Port Manatee.
The featured business topic for the event is the U.S.-Colombia Free Trade Agreement signed on April 15, 2012. This luncheon will set the stage for the trade mission to the cities of Bogotá, Medellín and Cartagena in Colombia, scheduled to be held by Jorolco International Ventures, Inc. in March 2015.
The invited keynote speakers include Jair Almeida, President & CEO of International Business Council of Florida; Jorge Andrés Cortés, President of Cortés Strategies, LLC; and Carolina Coulson, Executive Director of the Colombian American Chamber of Commerce, Miami, FL.
The scheduled agenda for the event is as follows:
11:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m. 12:15 p.m. 01:15 p.m. 02:00 p.m.
Access to Port Manatee Registration
Introduction of Keynote Speakers Luncheon
Address by Keynote Speakers
Tour of Port Manatee on open—air tram.
The March 2015 Trade Mission to Colombia will give participants the opportunity to see how Colombia has emerged as one of the leading economies in Latin America and a key U.S. trade partner, as well as to take part in business conferences, a business matchmaking roundtable with top Colombian entrepreneurs, go on industry tours and form potential business alliances that can serve as outlets for their products, and visit tourism attractions.
Bogotá The political seat, business and cultural center of Colombia.
Medellín The industrial hub of the nation.
Cartagena de Indias The country’s historical jewel and UNESCO-designated world heritage site regarded
as a key global tourism destination.