More than 45 attendees from a diverse and high-end background came together to hear four interesting presentations that included many practical tips and information on the development of business between Canada and Belgium. Presenters came from Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT) and our sponsors Deloitte and Baker & McKenzie. Continue reading →
The Belgian Canadian Business Chamber is pleased to announce a three-part series that will explore the growing opportunities in Belgium, the challenges companies may encounter, as well as the resources and strategies to succeed.
The first seminar will discuss the opportunities in Flanders for Canadian companies, Canadian resources for Europeans coming to Canada, and practical advice from leading global law and accounting firms.
Official Welcome , Johan Casaer, Consul of Belgium in Toronto on behalf of His Excellency Bruno van der Pluijm, Ambassador of Belgium to Canada
Mieke Pynnaert, Flanders Investment & Trade – Why Flanders is attractive for Canadian investors
Bill Macheras, Foreign Affairs & International Trade Canada – “Belgian opportunities and growth sectors for Canadian companies”
David Bunn, Deloitte- “Expanding Abroad: Belgium as a holding, financing or operating jurisdiction.”
Roel Meers/Luc Meeus, Baker & McKenzie LLP- Legal Tips for Setting Up a Business in Belgium
When and Where:
Click here for more details. (Presentations between 7.30 and 9.45am at Baker & McKenzie LLP)
BCBC and EUCOCIT members $5 Non-members $10.
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We are pleased to introduce a new breakfast series geared towards Canadian companies wishing to establish themselves and/or grow their business in Belgium, the “Crossroads of Western Europe”, as well as Belgian/European companies wishing to do the same in Canada.
This three-part series will include guest speakers from the various trade & investment agencies of Belgium & Canada, expert advice from the legal & financial communities, as well as first-hand accounts from companies who have experienced recent successes in these endeavors.
Registration & breakfast will begin at 7:30 am, with presentations from 8:15 – 9:45 am.