Events / Notices

Event Location Event type Description
August 1 Deadline: Requests for Individual Assistance from FEMA/SBA
5/1/2017 to 8/1/2017
Program Applications Homeowners, renters and businesses must register and apply with FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for federal disaster assistance or a low-interest disaster assistance loan.
2017 St. Louis Export Challenge Powered By Arch Grants And JP Morgan Chase
7/5/2017 to 8/9/2017
Trade/Export The competition will award a total of $60,000 in grants and other benefits to startup and mid-size companies with the best exporting ideas. Applications are open through Aug. 9, and winners will be announced Sept. 22 at WTC’s Growing Global event.
February 2 Deadline: Farmers for USDA FSA Low-Interest Loans
7/7/2017 to 2/2/2018
Program Applications Farmers from counties included in the Presidential disaster declaration are eligible for USDA FSA low-interest loans.
2017 Governor's Conference on Economic Development
9/6/2017 to 9/8/2017
St. Louis, Hilton at the Ballpark
St. Louis, MO
United States
Conference With Gov. Eric Greitens as our guide, we will take field notes on his initiatives that will navigate our state towards job creation and prosperity. Trade your suit for stripes and briefcase for binoculars—because this year’s conference is NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL. When: Sept. 6-8, 2017 Where: St. Louis, Hilton at the Ballpark For sponsor or exhibitor information, call Annette Wallace at 573-522-9479 or email annette.wallace@ded.mo.gov Stay tuned and get the latest conference details by subscribing (link is external)to our e-newsletter.
Governor's Conference on Economic Development
9/6/2017 to 9/8/2017
1 South Broadway
St. Louis, MO
United States
Hilton at the Ballpark St. Louis
Conference For the 59th Annual Governor’s Conference on Economic Development, Governor Greitens will guide us as we take field notes on his initiatives that will navigate our state towards job creation and prosperity. With a new vision for our state and a new plan for economic development, we challenge all professionals to unleash their expectations - because this year's conference is NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL!
U.S. Commercial Service Chemical Mission to Sao Paulo, Brazil
9/10/2017 to 9/12/2017
Sao Paulo -
Brazil
For more information and participation fees please contact Mr. John Hensley john.hensley@ded.mo.gov, (573) 751-4982.
Trade/Export The U.S. Commercial Service in Sao Paulo, Brazil is organizing an outbound Chemical Mission from the USA to Brazil on September 10-12, 2017. Missouri chemical suppliers will have the unique opportunity to meet with chemical distributors, clients, and partners, including opportunities to meet with OXITENO, Votorantin, and Dow Chemical (Brazil) - the three largest chemical companies in the country.
Governor's Conference on Tourism
9/26/2017 to 9/28/2017
200 East Main Street
Branson, MO
United States
Hilton Branson Convention Center
Conference Join us in Branson Sept. 26-28 for two days of jam-packed educational sessions and ample networking opportunities at the
Sustainable Building & Construction Trade Mission to Mexico
10/16/2017 to 10/20/2017
Mexico City
Mexico
Trade/Export The United States Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, is organizing a Sustainable Construction Trade Mission to Mexico that will introduce U.S. firms to Mexico’s Sustainable Building & Construction sector, and assist U.S. companies in pursuing export opportunities in the sector. By focusing on infrastructure-related projects, this mission advances ITA’s work to increase U.S. company participation in infrastructure and strategically position our clients to tap medium and long-term opportunities.
Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Canada
10/30/2017 to 11/2/2017
Trade/Export The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Canada to connect U.S. exporters to developing opportunities as Canada boosts its generating capacity to 170 GW (up 35 GW) by 2035.
Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Canada
10/30/2017 to 11/2/2017
Canada
Toronto to Calgary
Trade/Export The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Canada to connect U.S. exporters to developing opportunities as Canada boosts its generating capacity to 170 GW (up 35 GW) by 2035. Participants will have the opportunity to contribute to policy and regulatory discussions aimed at advancing U.S. sector interests, and visit some of Canada’s critical energy infrastructure sites under development.