2nd Annual Threats in the Global Marketplace
In partnership with Global Chamber® Dallas, U.S. Commercial Service-Dallas Ft. Worth hosts the 2nd Annual "Threats in the Global Marketplace" event. This event is designed to educate and inform you on a multitude of international challenges and global threats to your business as well as how to obtain and implement the appropriate tools to protect your company.
What You'll Gain From Attending This Event
- The essential elements of a qualified Insider Threat program
- How to integrate high quality security practices with USDOD requirements
- Basic indicators that an employee may become a security risk
- Common business technologies that can be used in economic espionage activities
- How economic espionage and business intelligence gathering occurs at trade shows
- The importance of selecting the appropriate types of currency and financial instruments
- The proper safety and security safeguards for international business travelers
- How to implement the necessary Cyber Hygiene for international business operations
- Potential threats involved in the international transportation and shipping environments
- How to detect when a person is attempting to covertly elicit proprietary information
DATE: Thursday, May 11, 2017
LOCATION: Cityplace Tower, 2711 N Haskell Ave, Dallas, TX 75204
COST: $149 ($112 for students and all Global Chamber members and community partners)
MEALS: Breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks will be provided.
*** REGISTRATION CLOSES 7PM (CST) MAY 5 ***
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (CST)
7AM-8AM: Breakfast & networking
8AM: Opening remarks
4:30PM: End of program
4:45PM – 6PM: Post-event Happy Hour
Mr. Royce was selected to lead the U.S. Commercial Service’s Africa and Middle East team working concurrently with his responsibilities as Senior International Trade Specialist. The Africa and Middle East team brings together the resources of U.S. Commercial Service offices, U.S. Department of State sections at U.S. Embassies in the region and U.S. Patent & Trademark offices in the region, providing U.S. firms with a single point of access to key contacts, regional trade events, intellectual property rights protection, extensive services and research covering markets throughout the region. The team is comprised of both domestic and foreign staff of multiple agencies. Mr. Royce develops strategy and manages budgets for both allocated and deposit funds.
For all foreign markets, Mr. Royce counsels U.S. companies in all industries on developing effective market entry and sales strategies, U.S. export control regulations, protecting intellectual property, foreign import regulations and trade finance options. Mr. Royce provides investigation services on potential foreign businesses partners utilizing a worldwide network of specialist in the U.S. Commercial Service and U.S. Department of State. Mr. Royce reports investigation findings such as capabilities, legitimacy and financial strength of a potential foreign business partner, a listing of foreign company’s key officers, senior management and potential liabilities. Mr. Royce provides business matchmaking with prescreened foreign private and government partners and provides commercial diplomacy.
Mr. Royce has 14 years’ experience with the U.S. Commercial Service. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and management from Old Dominion University and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in international marketing management from the University of Dallas.
About the U.S. Commercial Service:
The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets. The U.S. Commercial Service uses Export.gov, the U.S. Government’s export portal, as its main online resource for exporting U.S. clients. For market research, trade events, trade leads, and information on how to export, please visit Export.gov.
Korina Smith serves as Executive Director of Global Chamber® Dallas, which is part of a thriving and collaborating community of CEO's, executives, and professionals in 500 metropolitan areas around the world taking on global business. Global Chamber® is the only organization in the world with the mission to help executives grow their business from anywhere to everywhere, while collaborating with organizations worldwide in every metro area. Korina launched the Dallas chapter in 2015 and has since cultivated a thriving international business community in DFW. Korina is also the Chief Operations Officer for Leverage 7, an international business development, marketing and project management consulting firm. Korina is responsible for the daily operations of the company, working closely with the senior partners and project teams. Korina is a dedicated, mission-driven leader who thrives leading and developing teams and has been a professional public speaker for over a decade.
Korina has a huge heart for others while being a strong leader. She has over 18 years of experience leading teams on humanitarian missions to deliver humanitarian aid and facilitate sustainable projects in villages, relief camps and orphanages around the world. She also dedicated 8 years of her career as an advocate for education and a public speaker for high school students to live purpose driven lives and getting the smartest education to do so.
Korina holds a BA in Political Science: Global Politics from California State University Los Angeles. She also studied at the Institut d'Études Politiques d'Aix-en-Provence and the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro. Korina loves to travel internationally and speaks Spanish, Portuguese and French.
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