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MAYOR’S OFFICE & PORT OF HOUSTON WELCOMES COTE D’ IVOIRE INTERNATIONAL TRADE & DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE TO HOUSTON

A delegation of thirteen (13) senior-level officials, chaired by Hon. Moussa Dosso, (Senior Minister, Minister of Labor, Social Affairs & Professional Development, the 4th Ranking Official, and who is also the Mayor of Mankono – a flourishing City in Cote D’Ivoire, (Ivory Coast) and accompanied by the Ambassador of Ivory Coast to the U.S., Hon. Daouda Diabate, will be amongst the attendees of the Cote d’ Ivoire International Trade & Development Conference to take place at the Westin Oaks – (Galleria). – (July 24TH – July 27TH).

Africa in a broad sense is on the rise, and the Ivory Coast is a nation with billions of dollars in infrastructure needs. On his official three (3) day nation visit to foster trade with the African continent, President Obama recently signed a $7 billion energy development plan.

The clearly stated intention of this delegation is to “present the opportunities in their country and to invite a trade mission of Texas companies to the Ivory Coast, which will be hosted by the President of Cote d’Ivoire”, said Attorney Gnoleba Seri, President & CEO of the African Chamber of Commerce in US (ACCUS), the co-organizer of the Conference with Ama Love Consulting (A.L.C.), a Houston-based consulting firm.

This will present a fantastic opportunity for local businesses to learn about international business development opportunities, and to network with these officials from the African continent.

INVITED ELECTED OFFICIALS:
• H.E. Annise Parker – Mayor, City of Houston
• Hon. Sheila Jackson Lee – TX 18th Congressional District
• Hon. Rodney Ellis – TX 13th Senate District
• Hon. Ronald Green – City of Houston Controller
• Hon. Larry Green – Council Member (District K)

Thanks to the tremendous effort by the Mayor’s office and the ACCUS and A.L.C teams for this unique opportunity to expand our cities trade ties into the emerging African continent.

 

TO REGISTER:

http://ivorycoastdelegationhouston.eventbrite.com

 

FOR MORE DETAILS:
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