Events

Booking Information

Venue

Virtual event


accessible from your workstation

Date

2 Nov 2020

AEDT

Time

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Industry

All industries

Reference No

CMP-18021-S2X7C4

Australia’s Free Trade Advantage: Featuring Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham with a Spotlight on the USA

About event:

Join this webcast to hear Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment discuss Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) and what they mean for your business, jobs and growth and Australia’s economy. There will be a spotlight on Australia’s FTA with the USA which is celebrating its 15th year and continuing to open up significant opportunities for exporters and investors. You will also hear from top trade leaders including Frances Adamson, Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Austrade’s acting CEO, Tim Beresford, April Palmerlee, CEO, American Chamber of Commerce in Australia, Alan Oppenheim, Managing Director, Ego Pharmaceuticals and Mike Tristram, CEO, Trisco Foods.

Minister Birmingham will launch the new Free Trade Advantage eLearning platform at the webcast. The platform brings together a range of practical advice and resources to help Australian businesses continue accessing the benefits of Australia’s FTAs.

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear how FTAs can help accelerate your overseas business opportunities.

Visit The Free Trade Agreements Seminars Page to learn more about the series and listen to past recordings.

Who should attend:

Exporters, Industry Groups, Business Supporters

Speakers:
  • Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
  • Frances Adamson, Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Tim Beresford, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Austrade
  • April Palmerlee, Chief Executive Officer, American Chamber of Commerce in Australia
  • Alan Oppenheim, Managing Director, Ego Pharmaceuticals
  • Mike Tristram, CEO, Trisco Foods
  • Sally Phillips, FTA Program Manager, Austrade
Please note:

Austrade is recording this webinar session and may make the recorded version of the webinar (including all audio and visual elements) accessible to internal Austrade staff and the general public via the Austrade website and other communication means. For further information refer to the Privacy Policy.

Costs:

These events are free, but participants must register. The registration confirmation email will include all webinar log-on information.

Registration:

Register online 

For more information please contact:

Susan Guscott
Adviser, Program Support, FTA Program Austrade
E: susan.guscott@austrade.gov.au