Past Event

Expand to the U.S. Workshop
When: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 08:30 - Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 15:00

Program

8:30 - 9:00
Event registration

9:00 - 9:10
Introductions  
Rick Tachuk, Chairman, AmCham Canada

9:10 - 9:40
Establishing a Business in the U.S.
Neil T. Bhatt, Esq. Lekki, Hill, Duprey & Bhatt, P.C.

9:40 - 10:10
U.S. Taxation Structure
Donald Hooper, CPA, Pinto, Mucenski, Hooper, VanHouse & Co.

10:10 - 10:30
Coffee break

10:30 - 11:00
Immigration/Visas
Warren L. Creates, B.A., LL.B. Head of Immigration Law Group, Perley- Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLC

11:00 - 12:00
Business Incentives
Lenore VanderZee, StartUp NY, SUNY Canton
Kathryn Bamberger, Empire State Development
Patrick Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, St.Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency 
John A. Rishe, Development Director, Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Authority

12:00 - 1:30
Lunch with Keynote Speaker
Matthew Stentz, Attaché, Department of Homeland Security
Manna Doyle, General Manager, Tulmar Manufacturing Inc.

1:30 - 3:00
Bus Tour of Ogdensburg Industrial Park (*)

3:00 pm  
Event Concludes

 

Fee: US$30.00 - (payment by credit card only) 
(*)Transportation provided for Industrial Park Tour

 

supported by
AmCham National Capital