Events / Notices

Event Location Event type Description
2017 MCSC Awards and Scholarship
11/21/2016 to 3/10/2017
Training The 2017 Annual Celebration of Service and Volunteerism Awards application is now available. These awards are presented annually to individuals and groups at an awards ceremony to recognize and honor their commitment to their communities.
STEP Informational Presentations Around the State
2/9/2017 to 3/16/2017
MO
United States
Cities around the State of Missouri
Trade/Export Missouri receives federal grant to help small businesses engage in exporting The U.S. Small Business Administration awarded the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) $634,000 through its STEP program to help small businesses enter and succeed in the international marketplace. Missouri will use STEP award funds to support eligible small business concerns to expand sector specific exports to key markets as well as to support their efforts through additional marketing activities. Join us in the following cities for a free one hour information session to learn more about the MO STEP-UP program and get your goods on the map today! St. Joseph-Thursday, 11:30 a.m., February 9, 2017 St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce 3003 Frederick Ave., Ste. A St. Joseph, MO 64506 Kansas City-Tuesday, 11:00 a.m., February 21, 2017 Independence Economic Development Corporation 210 W. Truman Road Independence, MO 64050 Cape Girardeau-Monday, 10:00 a.m., February 27, 2017 Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce 220 N. Fountain Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 Kansas City-Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., March 1, 2017 Kansas City Economic Development Corporation 1100 Walnut St #1700, Kansas City, MO 64106 Moberly-Thursday, 12:00 p.m., March 2, 2017 The Lodge at Rothwell Park 109 Rothwell Park Rd, Moberly, MO 65270 Hannibal-Wednesday, 9:30 a.m., March 8, 2017 Hannibal Lagrange University - The Art Center, Room #1 2800 Palmyra Rd, Hannibal, MO 63401 Kirksville-Friday, 11:00 a.m., March 10, 2017 Kirksville Regional Economic Development, Inc. 315 S Franklin St, Kirksville, MO 63501 St. Charles-Monday, 9:00 a.m., March 13, 2017 Economic Development Corporation of St. Charles County 5988 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, St Peters, MO 63304 Springfield-Tuesday, 10:00 a.m., March 14, 2017 Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce 202 S John Q Hammons Pkwy, Springfield, MO 65806 St. Louis-Thursday, 8:30 a.m., March 16, 2017 World Trade Center - St. Louis 7733 Forsyth Blvd #2200, St. Louis, MO 63105 ________________________________________________________________________ For more information about the MO STEP sessions please contact John Hensley, john.hensley@ded.mo.gov, 573-751-4982 Doug Potts, doug.potts@ded.mo.gov, 573-751-9072.
2017 AEROMART Montreal Trade Show
4/4/2017 to 4/6/2017
Montreal,
Canada
Cost $5,000 GMAP Funding available
Trade/Export Get your Missouri goods on the map and join us in Montreal! Canada is the world’s fifth largest aerospace market and is also the world’s third largest civil aircraft manufacturer. The sector supports more than 700 aerospace companies, with 60% percent of the industry based in Quebec. In 2015, Canada was the United States’ fourth largest foreign market for U.S. aerospace exports, valued at approximately US$8.9 billion and production in the Canadian civil aerospace market is forecast to outpace the global market for the 2014-2021 period (22% for Canada, 11% globally).
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.