ICCCOTT Hosts Irish Trade Mission in Ottawa

May 30th, 2017  |  Published in Blog, Chamber News by Amy Lynch


Ireland Canada Business Summit

The Ireland Canada Chamber of Commerce Ottawa (ICCCOTT) showcases the Nation’s Capital to an Irish delegation on Friday June 2, 2017, to complement Enterprise Ireland’s Trade Mission to Canada the week of May 30 – June 2, 2017.

Events will focus on generating new trade and business networking opportunities, hosted in cooperation with the Embassy of Ireland in Canada, Enterprise Ireland, with an afternoon program at Invest Ottawa.

The Trade Mission will visit Toronto and Ottawa, focusing on technology, financial services, and retail sectors. It will also promote the recently signed Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and its impact on businesses.

ICCCOTT Schedule of Events on Friday June 2, 2017:

Ireland Canada Business Summit: 7:30AM – 1:30PM
Residence of the Ambassador of Ireland to Canada, His Excellency Mr. Jim Kelly
Location: 291 Park Road, Rockcliffe, Ottawa

Featuring:

  • MC and Moderator, Seamus O’Regan, MP and Association Chair of the Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Group;
  • Minister Sean Canney TD, Minister of State, Department of Finance, Ireland.
  • Canadian Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin Vickers;
  • Irish Ambassador to Canada, Jim Kelly; and
  • Policymakers and Industry Leaders in the Ireland Canada Business Community.

Sponsored by: Irving Oil

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Ireland Canada Business Showcase: 2PM – 4PM
Location: Invest Ottawa, 7 Bayview Road, Ottawa

“Canada is high on the list for Irish companies looking to expand their market,” said Jacqueline Gilna, President of ICCCOTT, “so hosting the Irish delegation in Ottawa is a key opportunity for us to focus on growth potential between the two countries.”

Additional information for ICCCOTT Members:
Join us for an exclusive evening on Thursday, June 1, 2017 for ICCCOTT Members and those wishing to learn more about our Membership Program to welcome the Irish delegation to Ottawa, as part of Enterprise Ireland’s Trade Mission to Canada.

ICCCOTT’s Spring Social Event & Welcome Irish Delegation: 7PM – 8:30PM
Location: Mother McGuinty’s in The Irish Village, Heart & Crown, Byward Market
115 Parent Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 7B5

Appetizers and refreshments sponsored by the Heart & Crown – ByWard Market.

Capacity is limited for the above events – reserve your tickets online!