Utah Diplomatic Conference on International Trade Relations

Foreign Investment | Tech/Innovation | Sustainability | Free Trade Agreements

AGENDA

9:00 am

PLENARY SESSION, Grande Ballroom

Conducting and Introduction of Dignitaries:

Dr. Baldomero Lago – UVU Chief International Officer and Honorary Consul of Spain

Welcome to UVU: President Astrid Tuminez, Utah Valley University

Welcome to Utah: Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox

 

Remarks:
David Utrilla, Pres. Utah Consular Corps and Honorary Consul of Peru 

Christina J. Hernandez, Regional Director, Office of Foreign Missions, US Dept. of State

Shelby Daiek, Director, US Commercial Services

 

Featured Speakers:
State of the State Address: Franz Kolb, Director of Diplomacy and Protocol, State of Utah and Honorary Consul of Austria

Foreign Investment and Free Trade: Miles Hansen, President and CEO, World Trade Center Utah

Innovation and Technology: Dr. Saeed Moaveni, Dean of the College of Engineering and Technology,  Utah Valley University

Sustainability: Vicki Bennett, Director for Sustainability and Environment, Salt Lake City

 

10:30 am

BREAKOUT SESSION, Sorensen Student Center 2nd floor suites

 

Group A: SC 206C

10:30 Australia

10:50 Canada 

11:10 Czech Republic

11:30 Finland

 Group B: SC 206AB

10:30 Hungary

10:50 India

11:10 Japan

11:30 Mexico

11:50 Netherlands

 

 Group C: SC 213AB

10:30 New Zealand

10:50 Peru

11:10 Spain

 11:30 United Kingdom

 
12:15 pm   STUDENT AND COMMUNITY LEADERS NETWORKING SESSION, Grande Ballroom

-Ambassadors, Consuls General and Trade Representatives