The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is pleased to invite service sector SME’s in Belize to the third annual Latin American and Caribbean Outsourcing and Offshoring Summit – OUTSOURCE2LAC 2013, which will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 20 -21, 2013.
The goal of the summit is to create an opportunity for participants to learn about current trends in the global outsourcing industry and to identify business opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean. OUTSOURCE2LAC will create a unique opportunity to meet, network and engage with potential clients and trading partners with more than 500 service companies from around the globe including Latin America, Caribbean, Asian, European and North American. In addition, attendees can participate in business matchmaking services via individualized, pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with companies.
IDB SUPPORT TO SMEs
In an effort to support the internationalization of small and medium-sized companies across the region, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will finance the participation costs for up to five (5) SMEs from Belize (voucher of up to US $1000 for the purchase of plane tickets and up to three (3) nights at the designated hotel accommodation for one representative per company). \
SMEs must meet the following requirements in order to qualify for IDB’s financial support:
- Present an innovative and international profile
- Offer value added services
- Have a representative(s) with a strong command of English
- Have a website
Note: In order for the SME profiles to be considered, the company must register online as an SME from Belize at https://o2lac.mybusinessmatches.com/
The deadline for registration is Thursday, October 3rd, 2013.
We await your response with confirmation to attend. For more information, please contact the Export Development Unit at BELTRAIDE:
Address: 14 Orchid Garden Street, Belmopan
Phone (501) 822-3737 / 822-0175