Source: ACEC 2014 Annual Conference website (, Dec 17, 2017


International Session Information: "Pivot to Asia"

Thursday, October 23

2:30pm-3:45pm — Asian Markets — Opportunities and Risks
Dr. Charles Morrison, The East-West Center
Learn how Asian clients and engineers view U.S. firms as potential providers and teaming partners and understand trends, opportunities, and dangers of the new marketplace.

Friday, October 24

11am-12:15pm — U.S. Government Initiatives and Private-Sector Work in Asia-Pacific Markets
John M. Anderson, U.S. Department of Commerce; Jonathan Thompson, U.S. Department of State; and resources/industrial firms in the Asia Market.
This session will address the administration's "Pivot to the Pacific" initiative, Foreign Military Sales support, private sector activities, and other trends and opportunities for public and private work in Asia/Pacific countries.

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