It is not too late to engage with H-DEC and join a committee…..
If you have been thinking about getting more involved with H-DEC, being on a committee is a great way to start. If you haven't already reached out, please send a note letting us know of your interest. Please email admin@houstondec.org.
Upcoming Events
EXIM Webinar: Discover Govt. Resources to Grow Your Export Sales
Join in celebrating Manufacturing Day for a virtual roundtable with accomplished small business manufacturers. Hear their secrets to success to help grow your company’s international sales.

DATE: October 1, 2020 I TIME: 2:00PM EDT | COST: FREE I REGISTER HERE 


USCS Discover Global Markets: The 2020 Discover Global Markets business development forum is the U.S. Department of Commerce's flagship event for U.S. exporters and economic development organizations. Join DGM virtually this year!

Become A Sponsor.

DATE: October 7-9, 2020 | COST: $175 I REGISTER HERE 


NADEC Virtual: Fall Forum 2020
NADEC Fall Forum will feature discussions on DEC engagement, changing global supply chains and trade policy.

DATE: October 8, 2020 I TIME: 12:00PM EDT | COST: $35 I REGISTER HERE 


IACCGH Virtual: Power Dialogue
How to do Virtual Business with India

DATE: October 14, 2020 I TIME: 9:00AM CDT | COST: FREE I REGISTER HERE 


HDEC Webinar:
Credit Insurance and address Covid-19 effects.
Speaker: Jasmina Vigil - AIG - Senior Underwriter | Trade Credit | South Zone


DATE: October 15, 2020 I TIME: 11:00AM CDT | COST: FREE I REGISTER HERE 


HDEC Q4 Executive Committee Meeting:
The HDEC Fourth Quarter Executive Committee Meeting Webinar will be on November 9, 2020. HDEC members and invited guests will be contacted directly with meeting details.

DATE: November 9, 2020 I TIME: 11:00AM CDT


HDEC Q4 Member Meeting:
The HDEC Fourth Quarter Member Meeting Webinar will be on November 11, 2020. HDEC members and invited guests will be contacted directly with meeting details.

DATE: November 11, 2020 I TIME: 11:00AM CDT
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International Focus: The Importance of Outbound Trade and Investment Missions
An important part of any city leader’s job is promoting the city.  As a major U.S. city, Houston competes on the world stage for foreign direct investment, tourist dollars, major conventions, and sporting eventsREAD MORE
Videos
Houston District Export Council hosted a webinar/Q&A session on June 24, 2020, with Alale Allal, the Regional Export Finance Manager for the U.S. Small Business Administration Office of International Trade covering Texas and Oklahoma. The webinar included a general overview of SBA and explored how SBA works with small businesses to promote exporting.

Houston District Export Council hosted a webinar/Q&A session on May 13, 2020 with Eric Miller, the Regional Director of Export-Import Bank of the United States. The webinar included a general overview of EXIM along with what steps EXIM is taking to provide additional relief for small businesses amid the COVID-19 outbreak.


Do you have ideas for topics for future webinars? Are you interested in speaking to exporters about your company's products or services?

Please email admin@houstondec.org with your information, and someone will contact you about a possible opportunity.