Chicago, Illinois (April 15th, 2013) —The Association Forum of Chicagoland and Kellen Company will host Europe Today on Thursday April 18th, 2013 at the Association Forum of Chicagoland, 10 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 800 Chicago, IL 60606.
Europe Today is designed for association executives with an interest in establishing business relationships in Europe. This event is the first of its kind in Chicago and presents a unique opportunity for association executives and corporate representatives to learn about political and economic trends and challenges in the EU.
Discussions will cover the recent announcement of the start of talks on the EU-US Free Trade Agreement; Business relations within EU and its Member States; Practical considerations for US based associations doing business in Europe and vice-versa.
Confirmed speakers include:
- Helmut Rausch, Deputy Consul General of Germany to the USA
- W. David Braun, Partner, Quarles & Brady, Chairman of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest
- Alfons Westgeest, Group Vice President, Kellen Company and Managing Partner Kellen Europe
The event takes place at the Association Forum of Chicagoland, 10 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 800 Chicago, IL 60606, on April 18th, 20123 from 9:00 to 11:00 am, and is free of cost.
Registration: Space is limited – register online via http://www.associationforum.org/EdEvents/EventDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=4330
About Kellen Company
Kellen Company provides association management, government and public affairs, public relations, meetings management, creative communications, web site development and other professional services to associations, as well as individual companies and other organizations. Kellen Company serves more than 10,000 companies and 100,000 professionals worldwide, through its more than 100 client associations directly from offices in Chicago, Brussels, Atlanta, New York, Washington D.C. and Beijing. For more information, visit www.kellencompany.com.