Join MAPLE – The Canadian-U.S. Business Council of Southern California, as they lead a cross-sector business delegation to Montréal and Québec City. With a population of over 8 million and a GDP of over $300 billion, Québec is a key Canadian region for Southern California businesses to explore for export, trade, and bilateral investment opportunities.
The delegation will include private briefings with economic development agencies representing Montréal and Québec City, the U.S. Department of Commerce, a briefing on how to do business in Québec with leading Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, as well as meetings with some of Québec’s leading industry clusters and centers of innovation including aerospace/aviation, artificial intelligence, electric + smart vehicles, cleantech, nutraceuticals, optics/photonics and more.
Delegates will meet additional Montréal-area executives at an evening networking reception hosted by MAPLE promoting doing business with Southern California. MAPLE has negotiated special air and hotel discounts and the delegation fee may be eligible for a California STEP grant making this a cost-effective and turnkey opportunity to discover trading opportunities with a major Canadian market. For more information and to reserve your place on the delegation, please visit the MAPLE website at http://ow.ly/vcNQ30iLUUe