Global Markets: Opportunities for WA Companies

Event Date: 
14 September 2012
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Meeting Rooms 1 & 2

Hear from our people ‘on the ground’ managing WA’s network of overseas offices about global trade and investment opportunities for your company.

The Government of Western Australia operates international trade and investment offices spanning the State’s key trading regions: China, Europe, Indonesia, Singapore, South Korea, Japan, India and the Middle East.

Regional Directors from these offices will be in Perth on 14 September to provide the latest updates on these markets, and highlight opportunities for Western Australian companies.

If your business is exploring global export options, you are invited to hear about current opportunities and learn some tips on doing business overseas and overcoming challenges.
The Regional Directors will be available for one-on-one meetings to discuss specific opportunities for your company.

There is no charge.

9.00am- 1.00pm: Public Presentations by Regional Directors
1.00pm - 5.00pm: One-on-one meetings with Regional Directors (bookings essential)

For more information and to register please contact Kate Smith, Department of State Development (Ph: 08 9222 0562 or or visit

9.00 - 9.30: John Osborn, Regional Director, Singapore
9.30 - 10.00: Ngor Tan, Manager China
10.00 -10.30: Martin Newbery, Regional Director, Indonesia
10.30 - 11.00: Craig Peacock, Commissioner, North Asia Agency
11.00 - 11.30: Jean Ough, Regional Director, South Korea
11.30 - 12.00: Peter Forby, Regional Director, India
12.00 - 12.30: Pankaj Savara, Regional Director, Middle East & Africa
12.30 - 13.00: Kevin Skipworth CVO, Agent General, Europe

WA Department of State Development
9222 0562
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