UIBS 2014 and the 20th annual Georgia Tech Global Business Forum are being organized in Georgia Tech, Atlanta on September 17 and 18. UIBS has distinguished history of being largest conference in the South-East USA that promotes business relations between USA and India. Key sectors of interest this year include Innovation and R&D in: Life Science, Agribusiness and Heatlhcare IT, Financial Technologies, New Media - Web, Films, TV, mobile, animation and gaming, etc.
The United States, the world's largest economy, and India, one of the world's fastest growing economies, are committed to working together to stimulate a global economic revival, to strengthen global economic and financial institutions, to work toward a balanced and ambitious outcome in the Doha Round negotiations, and to promote global food security. Source: THE WHITE HOUSE, Press Release dated November 24, 2009
Bilateral trade between the U.S. and India is growing explosively, and is likely to triple in the next five years. To capitalize on the opportunities afforded by this bi-national relationship, the 4th Annual USA India Business Summit (UIBS) will be held in Atlanta on September 17th and 18th, 2014, at the Georgia Tech Historic Academy of Medicine. The theme of the UIBS 2014 is "Growing Business and Promoting Entrepreneurship."
Goal of UIBS is to promote business and investment between USA and India in key areas of technology, clean tech, infrastructure, logistics, real estate and investment, etc. Our special emphasis is to connect entrepreneurs and small-to- medium size businesses.
UIBS 2014 is organized by Georgia Tech Center for International Business Education & Research (CIBER), USA India Initiatives, Inc. (USIII) and US India Business and Research Center (USIBRC) with support of Georgia Department of Economic Development, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Commercial Service of United States of America, Department of Commerce.
The Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) were created by Congress under the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 to increase and promote the nation's capacity for international understanding and competitiveness. Administered by the U.S. Department of Education under Title VI, Part B of the Higher Education Act of 1965, the CIBER network links the manpower and technological needs of the United States business community with the international education, language training, and research capacities of universities across the country. The 33 CIBERs serve as regional and national resources to business people, students, and teachers at all levels. This grant program adheres to the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR) Title 34, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 74-86 and 97-99.[More]
My study abroad experience will help me in my future because I think I will be more willing to see others' perspectives, since I had the chance to meet and interact with many people who may do things in a different way, but still want the same results that I want.