Reception EU Ambassador at Poltrona Frau 1/12/09

A Snapshot of European Business in the South East of the United States
Meet with the European Ambassador to the US, Hon. John Bruton
Cocktail Reception & Seminar
January 12, 2009, 7:30 p.m.
Poltrona Frau Showroom
10 NE 39th Street
Miami Design Distric


On the occasion of the visit of Ambassador John Bruton, European Union Ambassador to the United States, the European Chambers of Commerce in Miami are pleased to host a cocktail reception highlighting European business success in the South East of the United States, and in particular, South Florida.


7:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
8:00 p.m. Official Welcome from the Chambers’ Representative
8:10 p.m. Ambassador John Bruton is invited to speak briefly on the evolving business relationship between the United States and the European Union

Following the Ambassador, the European Chambers will present a series of distinguished speakers to briefly highlight European business and research achievements in the South East of the United States.

Camillo Ricordi, M.D.
Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami , Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine The Diabetes Sans Frontières Project: Bringing Together European-American Project Teams Through Telescience

George Philippidis, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Applied Research Center, FIU Bioenergy and Biofuel Opportunities in the Americas for European Companies

Mr. Jean-Michel Caffin
Managing Partner Axis America & Director of The Beacon Council Board The French Business Prospective

Mr. Jonas Haeger
President, Surgical Team, Inc. and Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce What the US and European healthcare system can learn from each other

to your respective Chamber:
Costs: Members of the Chambers: FREE
Non Members: $10.00