International Café

international-cafe.jpgIf your company is considering expanding into international markets that may offer P3 opportunities now or in the future, meet with the people on the ground who can assist you in taking your P3 expertise global.

Trade Commissioners from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) at Global Affairs Canada will be available for meetings during the conference to discuss P3 opportunities for Canadian companies in promising global markets. There will also be representatives from Export Development Canada and the Canadian Commercial Corporation to discuss other international opportunities. All of the Trade Commissioners will be accompanied by foreign delegations, which will afford an opportunity to interface directly with key decision makers and contracting authorities from these markets.

Attendees can learn more about the Trade Commissioners and book meetings with them and their international delegations using the P3 2019 Conference & Meeting App, when it is available in October.

For further information about the International Café, or about the services of the Trade Commissioner Service, please contact Chantel Blanchette at or 343-203-2215.

Quotes from Previous Participants

“Having the International Cafe as part of the CCPPP annual conference allowed us to connect with TCs to obtain first-hand knowledge of opportunities in different countries.”

“The TCs present at the International Cafe during the CCPPP annual conference helped us identify key international opportunities and were instrumental in connecting us with the relevant parties. This led to successful cooperation arrangements for our business.”

“Being able to connect with so many TCs in one place allowed us to identify international opportunities in a very short time.”

“Through the support and knowledge of the TCs at the International Cafe, we were able to meet first hand with international delegations which would have otherwise been difficult. This allowed us to secure cooperation opportunities immediately.”

“Having the TCs introduce us to international delegations during the CCPPP annual conference gave us confidence and peace of mind when negotiating potential business opportunities.”

“Doing business in unfamiliar territories can be risky. However, being introduced to international delegations during the CCPPP annual conference gave us comfort that the Canadian Government was there to back us.”

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