February 4, 2013

State of Alabama
Press Release: Alabama Department of Commerce

Trade Education Tour To Feature Secretary Canfield

Keynote Speaker;  Greg Canfield, Secretary of the Alabama Department of Commerce

Feb 7, 2013  9:00 am registration

9:30 am  program begins

Alabama Robotics Technology Park

6506 U.S. Highway 31

Tanner, AL 35761


No cost to attend but registration is requested to Beau Lore  

email:  beau.lore@commerce.alabama.gov or call 334-242-0450


Accelerating Alabama, the state's economic development plan, will be highlighted by Secretary Canfield with specific information on how exports create jobs for the state.  Attendees will gain knowledge of the resources available to assist in doing business overseas which will in turn help grow jobs right here in Alabama.  A tour of the Alabama Robotics Technology Park will be optional for participants at the end of the program.


Who should attend: community leaders, elected officials, economic developers, and companies interested in expanding their business through international trade.





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