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Global Business Connections 2018

The North Dakota Trade Office’s Biennial Conference
Wednesday, April 4 & Thursday, April 5, 2018
The Delta Hotel in Fargo, ND

Click on the links below to learn more about the 2018 Global Business Connections Conference

Agenda  ●  Flier  ●  2017 Global Business Awards

Featured Speakers:

Peter Zeihan
, Geopolitical Strategist and Author of The Accidental Superpower and The Absent Superpower
Presenting: Wednesday, April 4 at 6:30pm
Click here to view Peter Zeihan’s bio.


Governor Doug Burgum
Presenting: Thursday, April 5 at 2:45pm
Click here to view Governor Burgum’s bio.

Global Business Connections (GBC) connects North Dakota businesses with international trade professionals from around the world. The conference will include keynote speeches, panel discussions with leading exporters and international business professionals, break-out seminars, networking events and an industry trade show.  The conference also will include the presentation of North Dakota’s most prestigious international business awards – the North Dakota Exporter of the Year and the North Dakota Service to Exporters Award.

Attendee Cost:
NDTO Members: First attendee is free, $150 per additional attendee
Non-Members: $200 per person
Students & Government: $75 per person
April 4 Awards Dinner & Keynote Only: $50 per person

Exhibitor Cost (includes 8’x10′ booth and one admission):
NDTO Members: Free, $150 per additional attendee
Non-Members: $1500 which includes a one-year International Business Resource (IBR) membership to NDTO, $150 per additional attendee

Hotel rooms are available at the Delta Hotel for a discounted rate.  To make a reservation, please call (701) 277.9000.  Be sure to mention ND Trade Office-Global Business Connections to get the discounted rate.

For more information, please contact:
Lindsey Warner
Phone: (701) 231.1154

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