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International Business Month - Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond"

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Save to Calendar 2021-05-26 16:00:00 2021-05-26 17:30:00 International Business Month - Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond" The Greater Houston Partnership will host a conversation on business and tourism opportunities between Houston and Mexico, including Houston First Corporation's "Hola Houston" campaign. Speakers include:  Jorge Franz, SVP Global Tourism and Industry, Houston First Corporation Chris Olson, Director of Trade & International Affairs, City of Houston This Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond" conversation will be accessible to both a limited, in-person audience as well as a virtual audience in the form of a livestream presentation. Details on experience opportunities is available below. Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond" is part of the Greater Houston Partnership's International Business Month, a series of programming and exclusive content highlighting the region's internationality and strength in connecting businesses to all corners of the world. Choose your experience In-Person Audience: Join the Greater Houston Partnership as we celebrate Houston International Business Month and take this opportunity to safely get back together for this special in-person gathering at Partnership Tower.  Enjoy individually packaged beverages and light bites while we discuss tourism and business with Mexico. We encourage socially distanced networking at this event but please avoid physical contact greetings such as handshakes and exchanging of business cards. We recommend connecting on LinkedIn or taking a photo on your phone of someone's business card so that you can connect with them after the event. In-Person Location: Partnership Tower - 9th Floor 701 Avenida de las Americas, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77010 What to expect: Temperature checks at Check-In Face Masks required for attendees and staff Socially distanced seating in a larger room configuration Sanitizing stations placed throughout event space Specific walkway plans to maintain distancing for entering and exiting Elevators will have socially-distanced limited capacity You will receive an individually pre-packaged beverage and light bites Additional details will be provided closer to the event date In-Person Audience Admission: $35  (Limited Capacity) Once capacity is reached for this in-person portion, this option will no longer be available for purchase.  Registration deadline for the in-person audience is May 19, 2021. No onsite registrations will be accepted. Virtual Audience: Virtual attendees will be sent a link to watch the livestreamed presentation on tourism and business with Mexico. Livestream Viewer Admission: Complimentary, Partnership Members Only. What to expect: Livestream details and a link will be sent to registrants prior to the event If you do not receive this information by 11:00 AM (CST) on Wednesday, May 26th please reach out to Kim Kornegay, Programs Assistant at kkornegay@houston.org , , , Houston.org ghp@houston.org America/Chicago public
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About this Event

The Greater Houston Partnership will host a conversation on business and tourism opportunities between Houston and Mexico, including Houston First Corporation's "Hola Houston" campaign.

Speakers include: 

This Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond" conversation will be accessible to both a limited, in-person audience as well as a virtual audience in the form of a livestream presentation. Details on experience opportunities is available below.

Business Beyond Borders "Go Beyond" is part of the Greater Houston Partnership's International Business Month, a series of programming and exclusive content highlighting the region's internationality and strength in connecting businesses to all corners of the world.

Choose your experience

In-Person Audience:
Join the Greater Houston Partnership as we celebrate Houston International Business Month and take this opportunity to safely get back together for this special in-person gathering at Partnership Tower.  Enjoy individually packaged beverages and light bites while we discuss tourism and business with Mexico.

We encourage socially distanced networking at this event but please avoid physical contact greetings such as handshakes and exchanging of business cards. We recommend connecting on LinkedIn or taking a photo on your phone of someone's business card so that you can connect with them after the event.

In-Person Location:
Partnership Tower - 9th Floor
701 Avenida de las Americas, Suite 900
Houston, TX 77010

What to expect:

  • Temperature checks at Check-In
  • Face Masks required for attendees and staff
  • Socially distanced seating in a larger room configuration
  • Sanitizing stations placed throughout event space
  • Specific walkway plans to maintain distancing for entering and exiting
  • Elevators will have socially-distanced limited capacity
  • You will receive an individually pre-packaged beverage and light bites

Additional details will be provided closer to the event date

In-Person Audience Admission: $35  (Limited Capacity)
Once capacity is reached for this in-person portion, this option will no longer be available for purchase.  Registration deadline for the in-person audience is May 19, 2021. No onsite registrations will be accepted.

Virtual Audience:
Virtual attendees will be sent a link to watch the livestreamed presentation on tourism and business with Mexico.

Livestream Viewer Admission: Complimentary, Partnership Members Only.

What to expect:

  • Livestream details and a link will be sent to registrants prior to the event
  • If you do not receive this information by 11:00 AM (CST) on Wednesday, May 26th please reach out to Kim Kornegay, Programs Assistant at kkornegay@houston.org

Tickets

Individual
Virtual Audience (Members)
Complimentary

Questions?

Kim Kornegay, Programs Assistant

kkornegay@houston.org
7138443684

Interested in Sponsorship?

Contact Terry Leibowitz

tleibowitz@houston.org
713-844-3644

Business Resource Groups

Agenda

Program
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Attendance

Open to

Members

Global Houston Trade Publication Sponsor

Information Card Sponsor

Trade Sponsors

Regional Partner

Kane Russell Coleman Logan PC

Supporting Organizations

Signature Sponsors

Executive Partners