Canada and KC: A relationship that matters

Canada and KC: A relationship that matters

Don’t miss this opportunity to discuss the strong economic ties between Canada and Kansas City and the importance of continued collaboration with Consul General of Canada, Dr. Roy Norton. The program will also feature a local business panel representing commerce between Canada and Kansas City. Roy Norton represents Canada in Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, and northwest Indiana. Former posts include Detroit and Washington, D.C., where he was the chief liaison to the US Congress. Cost is $35.00 and will include breakfast. Continue reading »

2014 Manufacturing+ Symposium

2014 Manufacturing+ Symposium

For decades Americans have held an incongruous belief that US manufacturing is dying or dead and that the nation’s manufacturing jobs largely involve rote assembly-line work in dirty, unsafe factories. Keynote Speaker Jennifer Vey, fellow at the world-renowned Brookings Institution, will use her industry research and metropolitan economic development studies to dispel this myth and talk about KC’s opportunities and challenges to remain competitive in the domestic production market. Continue reading »

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CE Marking: Easing your product into Europe

CE Marking: Easing your product into Europe

Understanding the basic principles of the European CE marking directives is essential knowledge for anyone that is designing or manufacturing products that are destined for the European market. Join World Trade Center Kansas City and NCEE Labs to cover the … Continue reading »

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