USTDA to host ConnectMEX: U.S.-Mexico Transport and Telecom Conference

NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  Over the next five years, the Government of Mexico plans to invest more than $100 Billion to modernize its transportation and telecommunications sectors.  In order to support the country's ambitious reform efforts and position U.S. firms for success in implementing critical infrastructure projects supporting Mexico's 2014-2018 National Development Program, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and Mexico's Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes (SCT) are partnering to host ConnectMEX: U.S.-Mexico Transport and Telecom Conference from May 28-30, 2014 in Mexico City.

This conference will bring together U.S. companies and project sponsors from throughout Mexico to discuss specific project and procurement opportunities in the transportation and telecommunications sectors.

The Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU) is organizing the conference on behalf of USTDA. For more information about participating as an attendee, speaker, or corporate sponsor, please contact BCIU at 212-490-0460.

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The U.S. Trade and Development Agency helps companies create U.S. jobs through the export of U.S. goods and services for priority development projects in emerging economies. USTDA links U.S. businesses to export opportunities by funding project planning activities, pilot projects, and reverse trade missions while creating sustainable infrastructure and economic growth in partner countries.

BCIU is a business association founded in 1955 at a White House initiative to promote trade and investment by facilitating dialogue and action between business and government. BCIU is a not-for-profit 501(c) 3 organization which is governed by a volunteer board of directors comprised of senior executives from multinational companies. BCIU promotes public-private partnerships in the global marketplace; facilitates senior-level business briefings with senior U.S. and non-U.S., and provides training programs to promote U.S. commercial interests.

Nina Kundra 
Senior Director
Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU)
1212 Avenue of the Americas, 10th Floor | New York, NY 10036  
Phone: 212-490-0460

SOURCE Business Council for International Understanding