USTDA Events

Trade Talk: Smart Grid - Linking U.S. Businesses to Global Smart Grid Opportunities

Date: February 28, 2014
Time: 12:30-5:00 PM EST
Location: USTDA Business Center (1000 Wilson Blvd, Suite 1500, Arlington, VA)

On February 28, 2014, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency hosted "Trade Talk: Smart Grid," the first in a series of sector-specific Trade Talks at USTDA's headquarters in Arlington, VA.  Over 150 participants attended in person or via webinar to learn more about USTDA's efforts to support grid modernization efforts in developing and middle-income countries.  U.S. industry representatives shared firsthand experience of working with USTDA and other government agencies to secure sales in emerging markets, including China, India, Turkey, Mexico and Colombia.  The following is a list of key issues and recommendations given during the final panel of the event, "Next Steps & Ideas on Further U.S. Government Support for the U.S. Smart Grid Industry." | Learn More

Presentation slides and audio from the event are linked below.

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Panel 1: Technical, Regulatory & Commercial Challenges & Prospects in the Global Smart Grid Market

Panel 2: U.S. Company Case Studies: Leveraging U.S. Government Support to Enhance Smart Grid Opportunities Overseas