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Opportunities for American Products & Services in Cambodia & Laos

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Date & Time: 15-Mar-2018 13:30  
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Duration: 7.5 hours
Member Cost: THB 1,600.00
Non-member Cost: THB 1,600.00
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Business Insights from Inside the Embassy

Neighboring Thailand, and an important part of the greater Mekong Delta, Cambodia and Laos are emerging as the fastest growing economies in the world. Both countries offer significant opportunities for the American exports as part of their economic growth and integration into the world economies.

AMCHAM Thailand and the U.S. Commercial Service Bangkok are arranging a special event for members to hear more about the business opportunities in Cambodia and Laos and a panel of speakers to provide overviews of the Legal, Tax and security overviews. This event is open to all companies who sell American products and services.

We are pleased to host Ambassador William Heidt, U.S. Embassy Cambodia and Ambassador Rena Bitter, U.S. Embassy Laos who will join us to present the business environment in their respective countries.

*** Additionally one-on-one session are available for both U.S. Ambassadors. There are limited 16 slots for one-on-one session with first come first serve. Please contact Khun Suttharud Liangwonnaporn at 02-205-5260 or sliangwo@Trade.Gov for reserving one-on-one session. ***

The evening will conclude with networking cocktails at the U.S. Ambassador to Thailand’s residence.

Sponsors: DFDL, Tilleke & Gibbins, International SOS, and Control Risks

AGENDA
1:30 pm:     Registration

2:00 pm:     Introductions

2:05 pm:     Laos Session
                     - 2:05 pm:   Security/Risk Overview by Dr. Asadang Dusadi-isariyavong, Medical Director –
                                        Thailand & Laos, International SOS Services (Thailand) Ltd. and
                                        Mr. Derek Taylor, Associate Director, Control Risks
                     - 2:25 pm:   Tax Overview by Mr. Jack Sheehan, Partner and the Head of the Regional Tax 
                                        Practice, DFDL
                     - 2:45 pm:   Legal Overview by Mr. Dino Santaniello, Head of Tilleke & Gibbins' Office in Laos

3:10 pm:     Coffee Break

3:30 pm:     Business Insights from Inside the Embassy
                     - Ambassador William Heidt, U.S. Embassy - Cambodia
                     - Ambassador Rena Bitter, U.S. Embassy - Laos

4:30 pm:     Coffee Break

4:40 pm:     Cambodia Session
                     - 4:40 pm:   Legal Overview by Mr. Jay Cohen, Partner and Director of Tilleke & Gibbins’
                                        Office in Cambodia
                     - 5:00 pm:   Tax Overview by Mr. Borapyn Py, Associate Director, DFDL
                     - 5:20 pm:   Security/Risk Overview by Dr. Asadang Dusadi-isariyavong, Medical Director –
                                        Thailand & Laos, International SOS Services (Thailand) Ltd. and
                                        Mr. Derek Taylor, Associate Director, Control Risks

6:00 pm:     Reception at The Ambassador's Residence of the U.S. Embassy Thailand

This meeting is required pre-payment by March 9 at 4 pm. Please click these links to download Thai payment tools / USD payment tools.   Cost to defer venue and catering costs.

If you have further queries, please contact Kittie at 02-254-1041 or kittie@amchamthailand.com


CANCELLATION POLICY
Reservations not cancelled within 2 business day of the event will be charged as a no-show and invoiced . If the event falls on a Monday or is preceded by a holiday, cancellation is required by the previous business day.