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Goodmans Presents: In Conversation with Brandon Lee, Consulate General of Canada in San Francisco: Helping Canadian Tech Companies Access Silicon Valley

June-20-2017

Lawyer Allan Goodman
Area Technology

Details

Goodmans LLP is pleased to invite you to join Mr. Brandon Lee, Consul General of Canada in Northern California (including Silicon Valley and San Francisco) for an interactive discussion moderated by Allan Goodman about how Canadian tech companies can access capital and expertise in Silicon Valley.

The Consulate’s team of Trade Commissioners is part of Canada’s most extensive network of international business professionals around the world. Mr. Lee strives to help Canadian organizations successfully establish a presence in the Bay Area, tackle market access issues, pursue joint ventures or strategic alliances, participate in global value chains, and seek technology and R&D partnerships. He provides on-the-ground intelligence and practical advice on the market, and helps to make connections to relevant business and public sector contacts.

Featured Guest 

Mr. Brandon Lee was appointed as Consul General of Canada in 2015 with accreditation for northern California and Hawaii. He joined the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2004, and has a background leading management and innovation. Full Bio.



Original Program Date:
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

CPD Value:
1 Substantive Hour

Links:
Archive Recording

Questions?
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