FeaturedCalifornia Capital Region selected for Global Cities Initiative
Nov 21, 2013 - It is with great excitement that the Northern California World Trade Center announces that the California Capital Region (CCR) has been accepted into the Global Cities Exchange Initiative’s cohort, a joint project of Brookings and JPMorgan Chase.
The Exchange is a network of metropolitan areas committed to establishing actionable export plans that will promote greater global trade and economic competitiveness.
Brookings selected metropolitan areas to join the network after an extensive application process that evaluated regions’ readiness and capability to pursue the Exchange’s curriculum and commitment to implement a metropolitan export pan.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013
10th Annual Global California Conference
In presentations and intimate round-tables, public and private sector representatives from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru will discuss why 'The Americas' marketplace is hot- especially for California companies.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013
Advanced Management of an Import/Export Business
This workshop with the Small Business Development Center in Sacramento offers a hands-on approach to advanced questions of exporting including conducting market research, identifying prospective customers, protecting intellectual property, trade financing, and more.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013
Direct Line: Doing Business in Mauritius
Mauritius has developed one of the most successful and stable economies in Africa, with a per capita income of over $9,000. Frequently rated highly in global business rankings and well-known in the region for its judiciary and respect for rule of law, this small but diverse country is now actively marketing itself as a ‘platform to Africa’ and a link to East Asia, and has aspirations of becoming a regional ICT hub.