Unlocking the Tri-State Region: Foreign Direct Investment Symposium
The City of Cincinnati Department of Community and Economic Development, in partnership with Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) Cincinnati, is hosting a foreign direct investment (FDI) symposium entitled Unlocking the Tri-State Region.

We are partnering with key stakeholders to provide an advanced understanding of how foreign direct investment can help grow the regional economy.

Join us for
Unlocking the Tri-State Region:
Foreign Direct Investment Symposium

The City of Cincinnati Department of Community and Economic Development, in partnership with Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) Cincinnati, is leading the charge to host a one-day event that brings a pressing topic to light. Unlocking the Tri-State Region: Foreign Direct Investment Symposium will be held on March 31.

Date: March 31, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Location: Anderson Pavilion at Smale Riverfront Park | 8 E Mehring Way | Cincinnati, OH 45202

The event will concentrate on foreign direct investment strategy as it relates to capital flows into infrastructure and real estate, and manufacturing, trade and workforce. OCO Global Chief Executive Officer Mark O’Connell will travel from the United Kingdom to participate as keynote speaker.
 
Panelists include executives from:

- KPMG
- SelectUSA
- Cushman and Wakefield
- Ohio Development Services Agency
- Ernst & Young
- Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority
- Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
- Frost Brown Todd LLC
- Eurostampa
- World Trade Center of Kentucky
- Cleveland International Fund
- Indiana Economic Development Corporation
- Bluegrass International Fund
- Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

City of Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley and City Manager Harry Black will also provide remarks at the event, supporting the City’s commitment to developing a robust foreign direct investment strategy.

The event is made possible through support from major partners REDI Cincinnati and the University of Cincinnati, as well as the following sponsors: Frost Brown Todd LLC; PNC Bank; Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC; MCM CPAs and Advisors; Ernst & Young; Greater Cincinnati Foreign Trade Zone, Inc.; and, the UC Carl H. Lindner College of Business.


Questions?

Contact Tess Hammons at 513-352-4534 or tess.hammons@cincinnati-oh.gov.