Open for business: round the world in 3 minutes!

At this event organized by British American Business Council of New England, hear Diplomats from around the world pitch to Boston’s businesses why they should do business in their country.

Event Details


Morgan Lewis
1 Federal Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110 United States


February 17, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm America/New York (UTC-05:00)


Students: Free // Members 45$ // GA 60$

Hear Diplomats from around the world, pitch to Boston’s businesses why they should do business in their country. swissnex Boston’s Felix Moesner will be representing Switzerland. The event is being organized by the British American Business Council of New England (BABCNE).  

The evening features a global trade and economic outlook forum and a resource center with many international trade associations and government agencies presenting informative exhibits.

February 17*, 2016 (snow date February 18th – please check this website posting on February 16 for date confirmation)


Michael D. Goodman, Ph.D.
Executive Director, the Public Policy Center (PPC) will give the local economic update before the presentations from the Consuls General.

Participating Consuls to date:

UK                       Susie Kitchens, Consul General

Canada                 David Alward, Consul General

France                  Valery Freland, Consul General

Germany              Helmut Landes, Deputy Consul General

Ireland                 Fionnuala Quinlan, Consul General

Israel                   Yehuda Yaakov, Consul General

Mexico                 Daniel Hernandez Joseph, Consul General

Switzerland           Felix Moesner, Consul General

Brazil                   Glivania Maria de Oliveira, Consul General

South Korea          Song-jun Ohm, Consul General

Japan                   Tsutomu Himeno, Consul General

For more information, please visit the official Event Website.