The U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce in the partnership with
the U.S. Commercial Service invites you to attend
U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation Honorable John J. Sullivan
Key Note Presentation and
Texas – Urals Regional Virtual Trade Mission and Business Dialogue
Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
Houston – 8am CST | Moscow – 4pm MST | Yekaterinburg – 6pm YST
USRCC Members – free / Non-members – $30
Please register online at the link above by noon (CST) Friday, June 26, 2020.
After registering, details on how to access the virtual trade mission will be provided via email.
Please note: Refunds will not be issued after June 26, 2020.
The USRCC and the U.S. Commercial Service joint Virtual Trade Mission and Business Dialogue (the “VTM”) is a reliable and convenient alternative in-person trade missions. By organizing VTM, USRCC is building efficient interaction between the U.S. and Russia business communities. Conducted in a webinar format, VTM provides USRCC members and partners with a unique opportunity for business introduction, presentations, and connections in a particular region that they may be interested in doing business.
Honorable John J. Sullivan was nominated as the U.S. Ambassador to the Russian Federation by President Donald J. Trump on October 11, 2019; confirmed by the Senate on December 12, 2019; and sworn in by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on December 23, 2019. Ambassador Sullivan previously served as Deputy Secretary of State from May 24, 2017, until December 21, 2019. He served as acting Secretary of State from April 1 to April 26, 2018.
Prior to joining the Department of State, Ambassador Sullivan was a partner in Mayer Brown LLP, and co-chair of the law firm’s national security practice. From 2010 to 2016, he was the Chairman of the U.S.-Iraq Business Dialogue, a governmental advisory committee on United States economic relations with Iraq.
PARTICIPANTS FROM THE URALS REGION:
• Government Leaders from Urals Region: Mr. Aleksandr Kozlov, Minister of Economic Development; Mrs. Elena Artukh, Sverdlovskiy Ombudswoman, and other government representatives;
• Sverdlovsk Oblast Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs;
• Chambers: the Ural Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the South Urals Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Perm Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Tyumen Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, the Central Siberian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Krasnoyarsk, and the Kurgan Chamber of Commerce and Industry.