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An Insider’s Look into Doing Business in Europe
October 24, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia

Please join DFK International member firms, PSP – Germany, CBW – United Kingdom, and Bennett Thrasher – United States, along with Arnall Golden Gregory, the Metro Atlanta Chamber, and the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S.  for an inside perspective on doing business in Europe.

Monday, October 24, 2016
8:00a – 11:30a
Arnall Golden Gregory
171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia  30363

Due to limited seating, please RSVP to this event at

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Manufacturing and Supply Chain Forum presented by Cisco
October 25, 2016
Duluth, Georgia

Taking Your Business Global
Last year over $2 billion in revenue was generated in Gwinnett County through foreign trade.  Join Partnership Gwinnett for an in-depth look on how to capitalize on the booming opportunities abroad.

Some of the experts:

  • Whit Alexander, ALSA, LEED AP – Vice President, Lose & Associates, Inc.
  • Yelena Epova – International Services, Habif, Arogetti & Wynne
  • Jorge Fernandez – Vice President of Global Commerce, Metro Atlanta Chamber
  • Teri A Simmons – Director of International and Immigration Practice Group, Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP
  • Mary Waters – Deputy Commissioner for International Trade, Georgia Department of Economic Development

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
7:30a – 9:00a
Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce
6500 Sugarloaf Parkway
Education Room – first floor
Duluth, Georgia  30097

Please register for this event at Gwinnett Chamber

GSMA Mobility Live! – North America
November 01 – 02, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia

Co-located for the last two years, both GSMA’s Mobile 360 Series – North America and Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Mobility Live! have drawn in key mobile leaders to carry critical industry initiatives forward.  Both events have worked in close partnership to deliver similar goals and an overall forward-thinking vision.  The evolution of these two events, paired with strong collaboration, has brought us an exciting new development.

The event will fall under the Mobile 360 Series umbrella, returning again to Atlanta from November 1-2, 2016.  This two-day conference program will feature thought leaders from across the region and representatives from the largest MNOs, the most exciting technology suppliers and industry movers and shakers.

Conference Overview
Designed to cover the latest innovations developing in the region, GSMA Mobility Live! – North America, will outline specific topics such as:
• 5G
• Cyber Security
• Augmented Reality
• Digital Health for Consumers
• Internet of Things
• Smart Cities

What will you see at GSMA Mobility Live! – North America?
• Keynotes from captivating industry leaders
• Three different session tracks covering a multitude of relevant focus areas
• Interactive Showcase and Demo Stage, giving attendees the opportunity to gain firsthand experience on the latest industry developments
• Hack-Back where experts can demonstrate how to get the most out of mobile technology
• Internship Summit, creating powerful connections between companies seeking talent and students seeking jobs
• Mobility Star Awards, acknowledging industry leaders that truly stand out

Who Should Attend?
• Mobile Network Operators
• Regulatory Institutions
• Financial Institutions
• Mobile Commerce
• Transportation and Automotive
• Enterprise
• Entrepreneurs, Start-ups
• Intrapreneurs
• Students
• Wireless Service Provider
• IT Professional
• System Integrator
• Game Developers
• General Industry and Government Organizations

Registration discounts are available here using the discount code “MACPARTNER”.

GSMA Mobility Live! – North America
November 01 – 02, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, Georgia


Brexit and Beyond: Maximizing UK and European opportunities for US investors
December 01, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia

Arnall Golden Gregory’s Global Commerce Practice, Frazier & Deeter, Metro Atlanta Chamber, PKF International, and Taylor WessingUK Department for International Trade invite you to attend a complimentary seminar on what US companies need to know when entering the UK and Europe post-Brexit.  The UK remains one of Europe’s strongest economies, and offers a unique platform for US companies seeking to capitalize on Europe’s business opportunities and markets.

Space is limited and complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served.

Register here before November 28, 2016

December 01, 2016
8:00a – 1:00p
Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia  30363