Texas is ready!

We're excited to start a new year and welcome you to discover new opportunities at our events this year. In this edition of our newsletter you'll read about our intern's experience, upcoming events like our new year's reception, and you'll hear from Boskalis about doing business in Texas. Additionally, we give our advice on bringing your business to the Lone Star State and outline our plans for the year in an online brochure!
News from the Office

Our Intern, Rutger Buijs, has completed his time at the NBSO where he researched the aerospace and aviation markets in Texas. We will be publishing his results soon.

To read about his experience in the Lonestar state, click here.
NBSO Coming Up
New Year's Reception
Our Annual New Year's Reception will take place January 15. Please join us as we celebrate the new year with networking, drinks and hors d'oeuvres, and a special guest remark from Astros Senior Vice President of Operations, Marcel Braithwaite.
Global Entrepreneurship Summit

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 is gathering the world's top entrepreneurs around five innovation sectors in the Hague in June. Learn more to see if you should be part of this one-of-a-kind exclusive event and apply for registration.
Life Science and Health Mission to Texas
Are you active in the Life Sciences & Health sector and interested in the U.S.? Sign up before January 25 for the Health Care Mission Texas this March. The mission will be to Houston and Austin, and connects to the start of the South by Southwest Conference.
NBSO Active
We have some big plans for 2019, including two trade missions, participation at South by Southwest and Offshore Technology Conference, and our annual King's Day Party.

Check out our flier to see what what we'll be up to, and if you have questions about any events or want to participate, contact us!
Business Week Canada & USA and Road 2 North America
The four days we spent at Business Week USA & Canada and Road2USA were a tremendous success.

We, along with the North American Economic Network, spent time answering questions from entrepreneurs wanting to take their business North America.

Read about the event to see if you should participate next year!
The Dutch in Texas

In every news letter we make sure a Dutch company is in the limelight.
This time we want to tell you more about Boskalis.The dredging and heavylift company that provides services relating to the construction and maintenance of maritime infrastructure internationally. Read more about them and why they chose to a establish presence in Texas.
In serving our clients, we frequently hear the same questions and concerns, which is very logical, looking at the fact that most entrepreneurs encounter the same challenges when doing business in Texas. In each newsletter we ask our experts to serve you with very detailed insights and advice.

Do you have a question that you'd like to have answered in this section? Let us know and send an email to office@nbso-texas.com .
How to Start a Business in Texas

We go over the different types of business structures, review the proper registration papers with the State, and give an all around overview of the steps you should take once you've decided to take your business to Texas.
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