35th Annual Conference on US-Turkey Relations

Image In just under two weeks, the 35th Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkey Relations, (#USTurkeyConf), organized by the American-Turkish Council (ATC) and the Turkish US Business Council (TAIK), will convene more than 500 leaders and visionaries in the private sector, government, and the non-profit space to shape the future of business, innovation, and growth. From October 30 until November 1, 2016 in Washington, DC, more than 20 industries will be in attendance, represented by CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors, members of the U.S. Congress and Turkish Parliament, and other ministers and cabinet secretaries.

Participants include leaders and visionaries in the private sector, government, and the non-profit space. CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors, key Members of the U.S. Congress and the Turkish Parliament, as well as Ministers and Cabinet Secretaries assemble to discuss noteworthy macro and sector-specific topics to identify and act on ways to further promote ties. The Conference offers upto-the-minute business briefings, cultural events, workshops, and opportunities for American and Turkish businesspeople to develop their network, learn from experts across sectors, and exchange information on strategic and practical opportunities. Sponsoring companies will have the opportunity to leverage their brand among relevant stakeholders like U.S. and Turkish government officials and multiple industry leaders onsite. Sponsors will this year have the opportunity reach thousands of additional stakeholders in business, government, education, and policy through our extensive digital network.

Key topics featured at the 35th Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkey Relations will include:
• Fintech and the New Digital Economy: Turning Istanbul into a Financial Hub
• Defense and Security Affairs
• Turkey’s Emerging VC’s, “Angel Investors,” and Start-Ups
• U.S. and Turkey Market Entry / Export Promotion
• Energy
• Public Safety
• Agribusiness and Food Industries
• Hospitality and Tourism
• Cybersecurity
• Retail and Manufacturing
• U.S.-Turkey Collaboration in Third-Party Markets
• Healthcare
• Offsets and export controls
• R&D and Innovation

Attendees: 500+
Businesses Represented: 75
Industries Represented: 20
Number of Speakers: 112
90% of attendees would recommend to a colleague
80% of attendees reported making valuable connections
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