By Linda Spencer
2019 Export Fair participants will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with international buyers and learn top tips and best practices to grow their export sales.
Meet one-on-one with international buyers and learn top tips and best practices to grow your export sales at the 2019 SEMA Export Fair. The July 23–24 event, to be held at the SEMA Garage in Diamond Bar, California, will include seminars featuring seasoned exporters, overseas buyers and other key stakeholders. The biannual event, co-sponsored with the U.S. Department of Commerce, is limited to the first 100 registrants.
The event will feature:
- Educational sessions, including “How to Find Whether Counterfeits of Your Products Are Being Sold on Popular Online Platforms,” such as Alibaba, and the steps to quickly have these fakes removed; “Racing in the UAE and Surrounding Companies: Opportunities for U.S. Manufacturers;” and “How to Communicate Effectively with Overseas Buyers: Hint—It’s NOT by Email!”
- 20-minute private, confidential meetings with an IPR attorney to learn about taking the appropriate steps to protect your patents and trademarks.
- One-on-one meetings with trade buyers from top overseas markets, including Australia, Latin America and the United Arab Emirates.
- A networking happy hour.
The 2019 SEMA Export Fair registration is limited. The cost is $125 for the first participant per company and $65 for each additional participant from the same company.