Export to Germany

Export to Germany: An Interactive Breakfast Seminar

will be an informative look at the vast economic opportunities available in the German market, and the tips and tricks needed to navigate your way there. Come learn from some of the most experienced exporters and experts on doing business in Europe. This event will feature first-hand stories and plenty of practical guidance on how to expand your reach and grow your business in this lucrative market and beyond.


Thursday, April 26, 2018 @ 7:30 - 11:00am

Space is limited so sign up soon!


  • Businesses and SME's interested in gaining some insight and expertise on how to effectively and efficiently export into a new market
  • Trade focused companies looking to grow their business and gain a foothold into Germany and the EU (which represents the largest economy in the world)
  • Anyone looking to connect and network with local peers and business leaders


7:30 am ------ Registration and Get Caffeinated

  • Light breakfast and coffee

8:25 am ------ Program Start

  • EEDC to welcome and introduce guests and speakers

8:30 am ------ Mr. Harald W. Kuckertz, Honorary Consul of Germany

  • Mr. Kuckertz on his role, and trade relations between the Edmonton Region and Germany

8:35 am ------ Dr. Goetz Dapp, Canadian Centre for Welding and Joining

  • Introducing German business culture

8:50 am ------ German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research

  • Outlining the GCCIR and their program initiatives

9:10 am ------ Mr. Hooman Hosseinkhannazer, Norcada

  • Working with German businesses

9:20 am ------ Mr. Steve Borle, Group Six Technologies

  • Working with German businesses

9:30 am ------ Break

  • Coffee and networking recharge

9:40 am ------ Mr. John Murphy, Stream Technologies

  • Working with German businesses

9:40 am ------ Dr. Seema Gupta & Mr. Rajan Gupta, Nano Speed Diagnostics

  • German distributors and business culture highlights

10:00 am ------ Interactive Question Period

  • Open floor for questions and discussion with our speakers and experts

10:30 am ------ Program End & Networking

  • EEDC to close