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June 21 2018 | Stuttgart


Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH

ICS (International Congress Center Stuttgart)

Messeplatz 1

70629 Stuttgart

 

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program

08:30 Uhr     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b Registration and breakfast

 

09:00 Uhr     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b Welcome and introduction

      _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_  •_cc781905- Stefanie Ziska, Managing Director, German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern US, Inc.

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •   _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Johannes Schmalzl, General Manager of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) Region Stuttgart 

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •    Ed Castile, Deputy Secretary of Commerce, Alabama Department of Commerce, representing den 

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_  Premium Sponsor State of Alabama 

 

09:30 Uhr     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_    Opening Panel: Transatlantic Relations_cc781905-94cdebb31-94cdebb

                            Moderator: Moritz Koch, Senior Correspondent, Handelsblatt

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •   _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut, Baden-        _cc7819 -136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde -3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_  Württemberg  

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •   _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Daniel Andrich, President and CEO, Representative of German Industry and Trade
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •    Prof. JD Bindenagel, US-Botschafter aD, Henry-Kissinger-Professor und Leiter des Center for              _cc781905-5c de-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde -3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_International Security and Governance, Rhe Indian Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn

          

10:30 Uhr     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_    Coffee break

 

11:15 Uhr      _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Panel: German companies and the US government

                            Moderation: Matthias Heinz, stellvertretender Vorsitzender, Außenwirtschaftsausschuss der Industrie- und    _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           Handelskammer ( IHK) Region Stuttgart                                

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •   _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Rodney Hunter, Business Director North/South America and MEA, Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co. KG 

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •    Peter Riehle, President & CEO, WITTENSTEIN holding, Corp. und Präsident, German American Chamber of                  _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_      , Inc. Commerce of the Midwest
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    •   _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Klaus Zellmer, President & CEO, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. und Präsident, German American      _cc781905-5cde -3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde -3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_     Chamber of Commerce of the Southern US, Inc.
                                               

12:45 p.m          Summary panel
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     •    Klaus Zellmer, President & CEO, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. und Präsident, German American        _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc7819 05-5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Chamber of Commerce of the Southern US, Inc.

 

12:50 Uhr          Mittagspause und networking

 

14:00 Uhr          WORKSHOPS ( 3 parallel workshopsrespectively60 minutes)

                           1. Current developments in US visa and immigration law 

                                Moderation:  Susanne Gellert, Stellvertretende Geschäftsführerin, German American Chamber of Commerce,     _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_      Inc., New York_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    Hilde Holland, Attorney at Law and Partner, Wuersch & Gering LLP

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Teri A. Simmons, Attorney Gregor Arnall LP, Goldeny Lp and Partner
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 Brendan C. James, Consul, Non-Immigrant Visa Unit, US Consulate General Frankfurt
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 Peter Limberger, Chairman and CEO, CL Enterprises LLC

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Dr. Siegmar Pohl, Attorney at Law and Partner, Squire Patton Boggs LLP

 

                           2. Industry 4.0 – Opportunities and challenges of digital transformation
          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         Moderation: Mark Tomkins, Geschäftsführer , German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc.

         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         •_cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Jackson Bond, Co-Founder, Chief Industry Evangelist, New Business, relayr GmbH

         _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         •_cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Michael Butschek, Senior Vice President "Digital Enterprise", Siemens AG, Digital Factory

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_    Peter Riehle, President & CEO, WITTENSTEIN holding, Corp. und Präsident, German American        _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b -136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905-5cde -3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58 d_           _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc.                               

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Rainer Strohm, VP Corporate Sector Information SystemsotherServices, Robert Bosch GmbH

 

                          3. Sales Strategies USA – Be ready to rethink
                               Moderation: Stefanie Ziska, Geschäftsführerin, German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern                  _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_         US, Inc.

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Karsten Böhrs, CEO, The Simpleshow Company SA
                             Rudi Herbst, President & CEO, United Soft Plastics

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Rodney Hunter, Business Director North/South America and MEA, Alfred Ritter GmbH & Co. KG 

          _cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_           _cc781905 -5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_        •_cc781905-5cde-3194 -bb3b-136bad5cf58d_   Carsten Salewski, Board Member - Sales, Marketing and International Business, Viscom AG

 

15:00 Uhr          WORKSHOPS ( 3 parallel workshopsrespectively60 minutes)

                           1. Current developments in US visa and immigration law                                

                           2. Industry 4.0 - Opportunities and challenges of digital transformation                       

                           3. USA Sales Strategies - Be ready to rethink 
                             

16:00 Uhr          Pressegespräch mit the Ministry of Economy and business leaders
      _cc781905- 5cde-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde-3194- bb3b-136bad5cf58d_     _cc781905-5cde-3194-bb3b- 136bad5cf58d_ _cc781905-5c de-3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_  at the booth of the AHK-USA (booth no. 2C12)

 

 

 

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