Calendar of Events


Friday, February 1, 2019 – Board of Directors Meeting

Location: PennDot First Floor Conference Room 225 Elm Street, Oil City

Time: 10:00AM


March 22-30, 2019 – Ohio-Pennsylvania Stateline Export Initiative: Trade Mission to Thailand & Vietnam

Join the Ohio-Pennsylvania Stateline Export Initiative (OPEI) for an international trade mission to Thailand and Vietnam. OPEI aims to market Ohio and Pennsylvania products and services to the world to increase industry exports.

Companies in Thailand and Vietnam are major buyers of U.S. products in many industry sectors. Regional synergies in traded clusters for these target markets include, but are not limited to, industrial or electrical machinery and equipment, automotive parts and accessories, iron and steel products, optic and medical equipment, plastics products, chemicals, and hardwood lumber.

Why Should I Attend?

  • Thailand and Vietnam rely on Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania industries and services to grow their economies.
  • In 2017, trade reached $5.4 billion between Ohio/Pennsylvania and Thailand/Vietnam.
  • Thailand ranks as the U.S.’s ninth largest export destination among Asian countries.
  • U.S. exports to Vietnam grew by 43.2 percent in 2016, the largest increase of the top 50 U.S. export markets.

What Should I Expect?

  • In-advance market research: Valuable market research, including industry sector information and prospective company profiles.
  • One-on-one business matchmaking: Customized business meetings with prospective agents or distributors of each city.
  • Extensive in-country assistance: Two days of meetings per city, including briefings on local economic and business conditions.

To view the trade mission flyer please click here. To register please click here.


March 26, 2019 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


Friday, April 5, 2019 – Board of Directors Meeting

Location: PennDot First Floor Conference Room 225 Elm Street, Oil City

Time: 10:00AM


June 25, 2019 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


Friday, August 2, 2019 – Board of Directors Meeting

Location: PennDot First Floor Conference Room 225 Elm Street, Oil City

Time: 10:00AM


September 24, 2019 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


Friday, October 11, 2019 – Board of Directors Meeting (Please note that this meeting will be held the second Friday and not the first Friday in October.)

Location: PennDot First Floor Conference Room 225 Elm Street, Oil City

Time: 10:00AM


November 26, 2019 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


 

 

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