World Trade Week West Michigan

West Michigan World Trade Week 2015

Schedule of Events

Monday, May 4, 2015

World Trade Week Luncheon

Organizer:           The Economic Club of Grand Rapids

Panelists:            Jim Zwiers, Wolverine Worldwide & Dan King, Herman Miller

Time:                    Noon – 1:30pm

Venue:                 JW Marriott, International Ballroom

Register:              Economic Club Members click here

                             Non-Members click here

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

World Trader of the Year Award Presentation & Dinner

Organizer:           West Michigan World Trade Association

Speaker:              Deanna Richeson, Director of the Export Program, MEDC

Time:                     5:30-8:30pm

Venue:                 StoneWater Country Club


Wednesday, May 6, 2015

30th Annual West Michigan World Trade Week

Business Conference & VIP Reception

Latin America: Emerging Trends

Organizer:           GVSU Van Andel Global Trade Center, U.S. Commercial Service,

                               & World Trade Week Committe

Speakers:            Christine Henisee, Ranir LLC; Robert Holwill, Amway Corporation;

                               Dan King, Herman Miller; and additional presenters

Time:                     11:30am – 5:30 Conference

                               5:30pm - 7:30pm VIP Reception

Venue:                 GVSU Seidman College of Business – Loosemore Forum


Monday, May 11, 2015

Student Global Awareness Capstone Event

Outreach Event for Grand Rapids Public Schools

Organizer:           World Trade Week Committee

Venue:                 Grand Valley State University

Register:              Invitation Only

Wednesday, May13, 2015

WorldQuest™ Trivia Competition

Organizer:           World Affairs Council of Western Michigan

Time:                     7:00pm – 9:00pm

Venue:                 Aquinas College, Wege Center























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