GSX 2019

8-12 SEPTEMBER 2019 MCCORMICK PLACE | CHICAGO, IL

IBP Programs

Showtime Program

Showtime offers you a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with our Commercial Specialists from our overseas U.S. Embassies and Consulates. There is no fee to participate. You will be briefed on individual market opportunities and challenges related to the Safety & Security sectors and market potential for your products and services.  All meetings will last 20 minutes. Specialists representing the following countries are tentatively scheduled to participate:

ASIA:

India

Thailand

EUROPE:

Spain

Germany

Bulgaria

THE AMERICAS & THE CARIBBEAN:

Brazil

Dominican Republic

Honduras

Canada

Colombia

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA:

Saudi Arabia

United Arab Emirates

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA:

Kenya

Nigeria

. .

Showtime appointments can take place, either at your booth or at the International Trade Center (ITC). The ITC is located in the McCormick Place Convention Center. We will also have U.S. Commercial Service staff on-site at the ITC to provide export counselling. Hours are listed below:

International Trade Center (ITC) Dates and Hours:

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

Thursday, September 12, 2019

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

There is no fee to participate. All products and services must be at least 51% U.S.-origin content.

Questions about the Showtime program?
Contact Paul Matino at Paul.Matino@trade.gov

B2B Matchmaking Program (Industry Focused Promotion – IFP):

For 2019, we will be utilizing a trade lead platform called "Industry Focused Promotion" (IFP) that creates a U.S. Supplier Directory organized by sub-sector. This directory of U.S. companies will be shared with the delegations of international buyers, distributors, agents, foreign government officials, etc. that our U.S. Embassies recruit to attend the show.

For more information on GSX 2019, visit: https://www.gsx.org

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OMB Control No.: 0625-0237
Expiration Date: 1/31/20

Register for our Showtime program at GSX 2019 by completing the form below.  Complete and accurate answers will help us avoid mistakes.

Contact Information (* are mandatory):

Company Name: *
Salutation:
First Name: *
Last Name: *
Title: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip Code: *
Phone:    Ext.
Cell Phone at the Show:
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Are you an exhibitor or an attendee*Exhibitor    Attendee
Your Booth number:

Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  
 

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*Type of business:
 
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*Sales Method:
 
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Other
Distributors
Joint Venture

*Please provide a COMPANY/PRODUCT DESCRIPTION (limit to 200 characters)
 


*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? *
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Show-Time Appointment Request / Country Selection
What dates/times are you NOT available during September 10-12, 2019


Meeting Location*:
Your Booth (as specified above)
The International Trade Center located at McKormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
 
Please select the international markets (countries) you would like to meet with our U.S. Embassy Safety & Security Specialists. The average duration of each appointment is 20 minutes. Please select the country(ies) you wish to meet with in priority order. We will do our best to accommodate your requests:
Country Selection 1.
Country Selection 2.
Country Selection 3.
Country Selection 4.
Country Selection 5.


BONUS APPOINTMENTS:

Please note that we will also have our U.S. Department of Commerce analyst for Safety & Security available for meetings:
USDOC, Safety & Security, Industry Analyst:


SBA's Office of International Trade to discuss about international finance programs:
SBA, Export Finance Specialist:        

 
By market (country), please specify questions/topics you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

 
B2B Opt-in:
For 2019, we will be utilizing a trade lead platform called "Industry Focused Promotion" that creates a U.S. Supplier Directory organized by sub-sector. This directory will be shared with the delegations of international buyers, distributors, agents, foreign government purchasing officials, etc. that our U.S. Embassies recruit to attend the show.

If you would like your company/product description (from above question), included in our Industry Focused Promotion (IFP) platform, please check the box below:
- Yes, please include my company profile in the U.S. Supplier Directory

Sub-Sector Classification: Because the U.S. Supplier Directory will be organized by sub-sector, please select yours below (you can select more than one):
- Access Control (entry & exit, physical or virtual)
- Accessories, Furniture, Vehicles
- Alarm Systems
- Blast Mitigation & Bullet Resistance
- Communications Central / Equipment
- Crisis & Emergency Management
- Detection / Deterrent Technology
- Guard Services
- Information Technology & Systems
- Investigation
- Legal, Insurance, & Regulatory Compliance
- Management and Consulting
- Personnel
- Publishers
- Surveillance Equipment
- Tracking/Monitoring
- Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
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 of the U.S. Commercial Service / U.S. Department of Commerce are you currently working with:


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