The Alberta Enterprise Group is excited to present Canada Connects: Nevada from February 14-17, 2018.
This three-day mission will connect Alberta business delegates with Nevada business leaders and policy makers for a comprehensive program of high-level discussions, speeches, tours, and trade and investment forums.
Don’t miss this high-value program that offers a unique combination of business, networking, and recreational opportunities with your fellow Alberta business leaders!
A delegation of 50+ Alberta businesses are expected to join this program and participate in a business-to-business matchmaking program with potential strategic business partners, distributors, and investors from Nevada and the surrounding region.
Our target sectors for this mission are:
- Tourism and hospitality
- Energy and sustainability
- Advanced industries and innovation
ABOUT CANADA CONNECTS
Since 2007, AEG has organized a series of trade missions called Canada Connects aimed at promoting trade ties with jurisdictions around the world, learning about the challenges and opportunities in other markets, and exposing Alberta businesses to investment and partnership opportunities. AEG delegations have travelled to Washington, D.C., Geneva, Quebec, Ottawa, Atlantic Canada, and British Columbia.DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM
Edmonton Calgary Reno Las Vegas
Las Vegas Calgary Edmonton
Grand Sierra Hotel, Reno
Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas
Complimentary ticket. Network with Golden Knights and Oilers VIPs
Tours, meals, speeches, panels. Alcohol not included
Site tours and events
Reno Carson City, return
Three days of B2B matchmaking and networking with AB and NV senior business leaders
Bring your Valentine!
You may have noticed our mission begins on Valentine’s Day, so bring your Valentine along as a non-delegate! They’ll be able to enjoy Reno and Las Vegas during the day before joining you in the evening after the day’s activities are done.
Spousal rates only include:
- Round trip charter airfare aboard Canadian North 737-300
- Three nights hotel – 1 night at the Grand Sierra Resort (Reno, NV), 2 nights at Caesar’s Palace (Las Vegas, NV)
- Admission to the Edmonton Oilers vs. Vegas Golden Knights hockey game
ASSISTANCE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES (SMES)
If sales to the United States do not currently exceed 10% of your company’s sales from the previous year, you may be eligible to apply for funding through the Government of Alberta’s new Alberta Export Expansion Package to offset the costs of airfare and accommodations of this mission by up to 50%.
Applications for the Export Support Fund should be submitted at least 30 business days (roughly 6 weeks) before the first activity. To learn more and to apply, visit: alberta.ca/export-support-fund.aspx