Join the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Houston District Export Council for Discover Global Markets: Powering & Building the Middle East & Africa. Seize the opportunity to network with international executives, business development and marketing professionals, engineers, project owners, developers, and government officials. Walk away with the knowledge it takes to compete globally and transform market potential to market success.

Meet One-on-One with U.S. Commercial Diplomats,

Foreign Buyer, and U.S. Project Owners

Whether you’re looking for your next international deal, finding a new

partner, seeking advice in overcoming challenges, or want the latest

market intelligence, this conference provides the unique opportunity to

self-schedule meetings with representatives from key markets including:

Algeria, Angola, Cote d'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Israel, Jordan,

Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi

Arabia, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates,

and the West Bank.

Explore Opportunities in the Middle East & Africa

Learn about the importance of expanding and growing your business

throughout the Middle East and Africa, how to build the right partnerships

needed to win business, and hear about regional trends and market

demand across various sub-sectors such as oil & gas, renewable energy,

electricity infrastructure, engineering, construction and transportation.

What to Expect

• Discuss procurement needs directly with foreign buyers and

government decision makers

• Gain insight on geopolitical and economic issues in the region

• Hear from experts on how critical issues including standards, project

financing, and intellectual property rights impact your business

• Receive guidance on trade barriers and market access issues

• Leverage U.S. Government trade contacts to support your global sales


  • Starting Monday, September 30th, 2019, repeated every day until Wednesday, October 02, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 7:00 pm


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