Event Calendar

Dec 12, 2018 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Discover Global Markets: Indo-Pacific

CEOs, presidents, sales and marketing professionals, business development managers, engineers, procurement representatives, and supply chain operations should attend this show. Meet one-on-one with our visiting U.S. Commercial Diplomats to craft market entry strategies (markets include: Australia, Burma, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea/Pacific Islands, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam); meet with foreign buyers and OEMs; receive guidance on trade barriers and market access; network with leading U.S. governmental international trade contacts to support your international sales growth; and more.

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Cost: $395/person through Nov 26; $425/person

Visit the event website for information and registration.

Dec 20, 2018, 9:00 am - 10:00 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Finance Committee Meeting

The Business Oregon Commission's Finance Committee will hold a meeting and executive session authorized under ORS 192.660(2)(f) to consider the following application:

Underwood Estates, LLC, Deschutes County, Oregon Business Development Fund

Visit the committee's meeting web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Pam Brunell at 503-986-0172.

Dec 20, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Action Development Subcommittee Meeting

The Annual Action Development Subcommittee of the Infrastructure Finance Authority Board will hold a meeting in Salem, Dec 20, 2018. Meeting agenda and materials are available on the committee meeting page.

For more information, contact Fumi Schaadt at 503-986-0027.

Jan 7, 2019, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Enterprise Zones and Other Oregon Tax Incentives Workshop

Training, questions, and discussion, with presentation on topics: taxes & incentives background; income tax abatements; enterprise zones; enterprise zone incentives; non-zone property tax exemptions.

Location: Clackamas County Development Services Building, 150 Beavercreek Road, Oregon City, OR 97045; Auditorium

Register by December 28, 2018, by email to Corina Copeland, Business & Economic Development Clackamas County or call 541-742-4329. Working lunch will be available at no charge for timely registrants.

Jan 7, 2019, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board will hold a board meeting on January 7, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

Jan 11, 2019, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Enterprise Zones and Other Oregon Tax Incentives Workshop

Training, questions, and discussion, with presentation on topics: taxes & incentives background; income tax abatements; enterprise zones; enterprise zone incentives; non-zone property tax exemptions.

Location: Prosper Portland, 222 NW Fifth Ave., Portland, OR 97209 in the Commission Room (First Floor)

Register/RSVP by January 2, 2019, by emailing Andy Reed, Project Manager, Economic Development, Prosper Portland, or calling 503-823-7053. Working lunch will be available at no charge for timely registrants.

Jan 14-16, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Northwest Food & Beverage World

This year the show is in Portland, Oregon, and some new features will be: Sanitary Design Workshop featuring Joe Stout; Opening Night Reception at Punch Bowl Social; a highly engaging scavenger hunt where you could win one of three great prizes; eight high-level education sessions on business development, food safety, blockchain, and more held in Town Square. Lunch on Monday and Tuesday are included in registration this year.

Location: Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE MLK Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Registration Deadline: January 15.

Cost: $99/person until Dec 17; $149/person

Visit the show website for details and registration.

Jan 15, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon Mass Timber Industry Development Summit

Identifying Opportunities and Strategies for Facilitating a Robust Local Supply Chain
Hosted by the TallWood Design Institute and Business Oregon, the Oregon Mass Timber Industry Development Summit is uniquely designed for public officials, economic development professionals, and manufacturers to learn about and discuss tools, strategies, specialists, and potential partners available to them to support sector development for the adoption, use, or production of mass timber in Oregon counties and municipalities.

The Summit will provide a forum for communication between industry, investors, public officials, and the R&D community to facilitate dialog and identification of possible strategic partners. Themes include

  • current initiatives and strategies throughout the state
  • critical research/studies
  • key supply chain needs
  • business/investment opportunities

Location: Salem Convention Center
Cost: $35/person, includes lunch

Contacts:
TallWood Design Institute, Evan Schmidt, 541-737-8955
Business Oregon, Donna Greene-Salter, 503-986-0116

Online registration is available.

Jan 16, 2019, 10:00 am - 11:30 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Madras One Stop Meeting

Business Oregon staff, along with DEQ and USDA, will hold a One-Stop Meeting with the city of Madras to discuss a potential sewer system project.

Location: Madras City Hall, 125 SW E Street, Madras

For more information, contact Tom Rowley at 541-306-1218.

Jan 16, 2019, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Culver One Stop Meeting

Business Oregon staff, along with DEQ and USDA, will hold a One-Stop Meeting with the city of Culver to discuss a potential stormwater drainage project.

Location: Culver City Hall, 200 1st Avenue, Culver

For more information, contact Tom Rowley at 541-306-1218.

Jan 25-Feb 1, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon's Medical Trade Mission to Arab Health

Business Oregon invites Oregon medical equipment and services companies to join our Medical Trade Mission to attend the Arab Health Exhibition & Congress, which is the largest healthcare exhibition in the Middle East and the second largest in the world, after Medica. This show is where ministers of health, hospital directors, doctors, clinicians, health planning and finance specialists, and tens of thousands of other healthcare professionals from throughout the entire region gather to make buying decisions. Visit the show web site for details.

Business Oregon has room for 5 Oregon businesses to participate in the show. Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event. Participation is on a first-come first-served basis.

I'm interested in the Trade Mission.

Feb 4, 2019, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board will hold a board meeting on February 4, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

Feb 12-15, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Tokyo Gift Show

Tokyo International Gift Show is Japan's largest personal gift and lifestyle sundries international fair. The show features exhibits of personal gifts, consumer goods, and decorative accessories. Visit the Show Web site for details.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.

For more information, contact Dana Shannon at 503-229-6053.

Mar 8-11, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

IWA Outdoor Classic

IWA Outdoor Classics is one of the major trade shows for Oregon companies in the hunting, military products, knives, outdoor hunting apparel industry. Visit the show web site for more information.

Business Oregon will have an Oregon booth and take a delegation of 5 Oregon companies to the show. This event qualifies for an Export Promotion grant to offset show attendance. Any Oregon outdoor-industry company interested in attending the show should contact Dana Shannon.

Apr 24-27, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

FAMEX 2019

FAMEX 2019 is a commercial trade show for the civil and military aeronautics and aerospace sectors. The show is organized by the Ministry of National Defence and Mexican Air Force and is expected to attract more than 220,000 attendees.

Visit Kallman Worldwide to reserve your space; or email Peter Kelley.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.