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ACCESS 2012 International Trade Forum

One-on-One Meetings Pre-Registration

Thank you for your interest in meeting one-on-one with Senior Commercial Officers and Commercial Specialists at the upcoming ACCESS 2012 International Trade Forum. Open only to registered Trade Forum participants.

Pre-registration is REQUIRED and meetings are available on a first-come, first-served basis for qualified U.S. companies. We will do our best to accommodate your meeting request(s).

During the one-on-one meetings you will have the opportunity to get specific answers pertaining to your business. You will be able to:

  • Learn about your company's sales potential in Africa, Middle East and South Asia.
  • Assess challenges in the marketplace.
  • Hone in on the best market opportunities.
  • Find out how the U.S. Commercial Service can help you identify new business partners.

The following Senior Commercial Officers and Commercial Specialists will be available for One-on-One meetings at ACCESS 2012:

Algeria – Faiza Gamoura, Senior Commercial Specialist
– Thomas Hastings, Economic Officer
-- Katherine Dueholm, Political and Economic Counselor
- Christopher Ekom, Trade Specialist
– Peggy Keshishian, Senior Commercial Officer
– Heather Byrnes, Senior Commercial Officer
– Judy Reinke, Senior Commercial Officer
– Bryan Larson, Senior Commercial Officer
– Jonathan Heimer, Senior Commercial Officer
– Sanford Owens, Senior Commercial Officer
– Camille Richardson, Senior Commercial Officer
– Isabella Cascarano, Senior Commercial Officer
– Fathi Hamidan, Senior Commercial Specialist
– Jane Kitson, Senior Commercial Officer
– Rebecca Armand, Senior Commercial Officer
– Brian McCleary, Senior Commercial Officer
– Robert Dunn, Senior Commercial Officer
Saudi Arabia
– Amer Kayani, Senior Commercial Officer
South Africa
– Larry Farris, Senior Commercial Officer
– John Simmons, Senior Commercial Officer

Due to the high demand of One-on-One meetings, each company can request up to five (5) countries.

Please complete your online request below. If you haven’t registered for the Trade Forum yet, please do so prior to registering for one-on-one meetings. Thank you.

For inquiries, please e-mail Mike Rosales or Matt Baker Via phone, Mike can be reached at 210.228.9878 and Matt at 520.670.5809.

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Expiration Date: 4/30/12

Contact Information

Company Name:   *
Full Name:   *
Title:   *
Address:   *
City:   *
State:   *
Zip Code:   *
Phone:      Ext.
Cell Phone:  
Email:   *  
Confirm Email:   *
Web Site:  
Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  

Number of employees in the company:*

*Type of business:

*Sales Method:
Joint Venture

*Please describe your product or service:

*Who are the buyers or end users for your product/service?

*Please select your industry:

*Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?
Yes    No  
Meeting Request / Country Selection
Please select in the order of importance up to five (5) countries for which you would like to meet with our Senior Commercial Officers and Commercial Specialists. The average duration of each meeting is 20 minutes.






If there are additional countries you would like to meet with, please list them below.
There will be additional opportunities to meet with the Senior Commercial Officers at the country outlooks, country workshops, during the lunches, and the reception.
Please provide a brief statement on your company's sales activity in each of the markets you selected above:

By market, please specify question/topic you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

The U.S. Commercial Service has offices at U.S. Embassies in 80 countries (although not all 80 countries will be represented at ACCESS 2012).  Can we be of assistance with your exporting efforts to any other markets?


Your Local U.S. Department of Commerce Office
Are you currently working with one of our offices/U.S. Export Assistance Centers in the United States?*
Yes    No  

If yes, which office or Trade Specialist are you currently working with:

In the past 24 months, have you or your company utilized any market research reports or trade promotion programs, or received counseling from the U.S. Dept of Commerce or one of its U.S. Export Assistance Centers?*
Yes    No  

If yes, has the program of information provided assisted you in completing your export sales?
Yes    No  

If time allows, could you please explain?



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