PHX Global Economic Cooperation with 7 Countries

Date: August 15, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location:  Show map
1475 N Scottsdale Road
Room 349 (3rd floor)
Scottsdale, AZ
Contact: Doug Bruhnke

On Thursday, August 15 from 9:00-10:30am, please join us as Global Chamber Phoenix hosts a U.S. State Department International Visitor Leadership (IVLP) delegation in collaboration with Global Ties AZ.

The topic is Global Economic Cooperation. We extend an invitation to members and non-members to join us in furthering our mission to promote the Greater Phoenix region and to encourage international business and trade.

The delegation includes 7 mid to senior-level government officials from Morocco, Paraguay, China, Korea, Spain, Ukraine, and the United Kingdom. This is part of their 3-week tour of the U.S.

Attached you will find more information about the participants.

Topics of the meeting will include:

  • Regional economic conditions
  • Impact of the global economy on Arizona
  • Greater Phoenix regional development strategy
  • Trade and FDI programs



Morocco: Mr. Anass SAIDI
Research Officer, Department of Economic Studies and Financial Forecasting, Ministry of Economy and Finance 

Paraguay: Mr. Facundo Solano SALINAS AGUIRRE
Director, Public Investment Bureau, Ministry of Finance

People's Republic of China: Mr. Zhaoyang ZHENG
Associate Professor, Institute of International Economics, Nankai University

Republic of Korea: Dr. Hyun Jung JE
Deputy General Manager, FTA & WTO Studies Department., Korea International Trade Association (KITA)

Desk Officer, Bilateral Economic Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Ukraine: Mrs. Oksana POLTORATSKA
Senior Associate, Department of Maritime Safety and Environmental Safety, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority

United Kingdom: Mr. Jonathan Glen BUCKLEY
Member, Northern Ireland Legislative Assembly for Upper Bann, Norhern Ireland Assembly


Note: the meeting is in room 349, just off the elevator on the 3rd floor. The building says '1475' above each main entrance.