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September 2017
Free

Global Conversations ST. PAUL: Geopolitics of Energy

September 13 @ 12:00 pm CDT
Landmark Center, 75 5th St. W
St. Paul, MN 55102

Policies to ensure the security of energy supply and access have long been domestic and foreign policy priorities for the United States and will remain so, including for the health of our economy.  Looking ahead, however, two developments will increasingly affect how energy and foreign policy come together.  The first...

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Global Conversations MINNEAPOLIS: Geopolitics of Energy

September 13 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

Policies to ensure the security of energy supply and access have long been domestic and foreign policy priorities for the United States and will remain so, including for the health of our economy.  Looking ahead, however, two developments will increasingly affect how energy and foreign policy come together.  The first...

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Year of China Launch

September 17 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, 333 E River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Event registration is closed.  Please see our calendar for other events. This year marks the 35th anniversary of Minnesota's Sister-State relationship with the Province of Shaanxi. In celebration, and as a kickoff to our Year of China, we are partnering with the Minnesota Trade Office and the University of Minnesota...

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Doing Business Globally: Addressing Tax and Legal Challenges

September 19 @ 8:00 am CDT
Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 50 South Sixth St., Suite 1500
Minneapolis, 55402

Are you considering expanding your operations overseas? The legal and tax considerations are intimidating but can be strategically managed with careful planning. This program will feature a technical discussion of the key legal and tax considerations of international expansion including form (exports, sales office, distributor, joint venture, subsidiary, etc.), financing,...

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Special Luncheon with the President of Finland

September 22 @ 11:00 am CDT
Hilton Minneapolis, 1001 S Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States

Join Global Minnesota and the Economic Club of Minnesota for a special event featuring His Excellency Sauli Niinistö, president of the Republic of Finland, in celebration of Finland's 100 anniversary. Since it became an independent state on December 6, 1917, Finland has succeeded in building and maintaining a stable, democratic society. At the same time,...

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New Dinner Host Reception

September 27 @ 5:30 pm CDT
Global Minnesota, 1901 University Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Online registrations for the Dinner Hosting Training event are closed. New to dinner hosting? Join us for a special evening to learn more about hosting dinner for international visitors. Long time hosts will share best practices, tips and stories about entertaining international visitors. The evening will include light hors d'oeuvres,...

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October 2017
$10 - $20

Young Professionals: Mentoring in a Global Workforce

October 3 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Town Hall Brewery, 1430 Washington Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55454

  EVENT POSTPONED - Check back for a new date! Hear from a group of international career professionals working across education, business, and nonprofit sectors about best practices in mentoring employees in the global market. There will be a short panel discussion followed by a Q&A session, plenty of time for networking,...

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Global Conversations ST. PAUL: Prospects for Afghanistan and Pakistan

October 4 @ 12:00 pm CDT
Landmark Center, 75 5th St. W
St. Paul, MN 55102

Online registrations for STP Global Conversations: Afghanistan and Pakistan are closed.  Walk-ins are welcome. Major internal conflict has plagued Afghanistan for four decades. The U.S., for its part, has conducted military operations in the country nearly continuously since 9/11. Today, war with the Taliban persists, and tensions between the U.S....

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$30.00

Chinese Trade Insights and Networking

October 10 @ 5:30 pm CDT
Brit’s Pub, 1110 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States

Join George Martin and Yiquang Li, from Faegre Baker Daniels, as they discuss China’s current strategy for expanding its global footprint and the country’s continuing efforts to encourage foreign investment.  Learn more about China’s ambitious Belt & Road Initiative (“BRI”), in which one trillion dollars is expected to be invested in BRI regions over ten years.  Also, look inside the booming Chinese e-commerce business that is...

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Global Conversations MINNEAPOLIS: Prospects for Afghanistan and Pakistan

October 11 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

Major internal conflict has plagued Afghanistan for four decades. The U.S., for its part, has conducted military operations in the country nearly continuously since 9/11. Today, war with the Taliban persists, and tensions between the U.S. and Pakistan have gradually deteriorated. As his time in office drew to a close,...

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