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Terrain at the World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment in Philadelphia

June 19, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain at the World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment in Philadelphia

Terrain played a leading role at this year's World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment, held from June 16 to 18 in Philadelphia. Organized by Terrain's sister company Red Hot Locations, the World Forum is the leading annual event on international corporate investment and attracts over 300 representatives of multinational companies and government investment promotion agencies from all sectors and from all continents to ...

Terrain at the Industrial Asset Management Council Forum

May 01, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain at the Industrial Asset Management Council Forum

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler moderated a workshop at the Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC) Spring 2014 Professional Forum, held in Pinehurst, North Carolina from April 27 to 30, 2014. IAMC is the leading association of industrial corporate real estate executives, their suppliers and service providers, as well as economic developers from the US and other countries. Members of IAMC include senior real estate directors from leading companies such as 3M, Alcoa, Air Products ...

Terrain at the leading emerging markets foreign direct investment conference

April 11, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain at the leading emerging markets foreign direct investment conference

Terrain was one of the knowledge partners at the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), held in Dubai from April 8th to 10th, 2014. AIM is focused on foreign direct investment into emerging markets and includes both an exhibition and a 3-day conference. Participants include government heads of state and ministers, senior investment promotion agency officials and corporate and individual investors responsible for investment decisions in high growth regions. Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler moderated ...

Terrain publishes article on FDI into Central and Eastern Europe

March 27, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain publishes article on FDI into Central and Eastern Europe

Terrain’s Denis Merkwirth published an article on recent investment trends in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) in the March edition of Site Selection Magazine. The automotive and outsourcing industries are highlighted, as both sectors continued to grow throughout the recent recessions and generated major FDI projects in the last few years. The article asks whether the region is “Ripe for an Upswing?” and explores which location advantages CEE offers to expanding companies. ...

Terrain at the Site Selectors Guild Conference

February 27, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain at the Site Selectors Guild Conference

For the second year running, Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler participated in the Site Selectors Guild's annual conference, which was held this year in Denver, Colorado from February 24 to 26. ​The Site Selectors Guild is the only association of the world’s leading site selection consultants. Guild members provide location strategy to corporations across the globe and for every industry, sector, and function. Members are peer-nominated, vetted, and must demonstrate a significant ...

Terrain participates in meeting of US economic developers

February 20, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain participates in meeting of US economic developers

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler was one of the invited guests at the Janus Forum, held from February 16 to 19 at Watercolor in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Organized by the Janus Institute, the Forum is a professional development, peer learning and networking event designed for economic developers. At the Forum in Florida, Andreas Dressler lead a number of roundtable and panel discussions around trends in economic development and shared with participants his recent ...

Terrain to speak at Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai

January 29, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain to speak at Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai

Terrain is one of the knowledge partners for this year's “Annual Investment Meeting (AIM)”, which will be held in Dubai from April 8 to 10. Initiated by the UAE Ministry of Economy, AIM is the leading investment-related event in the Middle East and is attended by senior government officials and corporate executives from around the world. Terrain's Managing Director Andreas ...

Terrain addresses key stakeholders in Panama’s logistics industry

January 22, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain addresses key stakeholders in Panama’s logistics industry

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler was the keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the National Logistics Council of Panama. The National Logistics Council is a collaborative initiative of businesses and public institutions related to logistics in Panama and is chaired by Panama's Vice Minister of Foreign Trade. Andreas Dressler's presentation, entitled "Global competition for investment and the role of logistics", addressed the impact of the logistics industry and transportation infrastructure on the ...

Terrain speaks at free zone convention in Izmir, Turkey

December 12, 2013   |   Comments Off on Terrain speaks at free zone convention in Izmir, Turkey

Terrain’s Denis Merkwirth participated in the 13th World Free Zone Convention held at the ESBAŞ (Aegean) Free Zone in Izmir, Turkey, on December 11, 2013. The World Free Zone Convention was established in 2001 as a platform bringing together free trade zones and other special economic zones with stakeholders from the public, commercial and financial sectors to discuss latest developments affecting different types of zones worldwide. Denis Merkwirth was one of the speakers in a ...

Terrain at the leading German event for shared services and outsourcing

November 19, 2013   |   Comments Off on Terrain at the leading German event for shared services and outsourcing

Terrain participated in the Shared Services and Outsourcing Week held in Berlin from November 18 to 21, 2013. Organized by SSON, this is the leading event in the German shared service and outsourcing sector and brings together key players including heads of corporate shared services, major outsourcing service providers and government investment promotion agencies. As part of the event's main program, Andreas Dressler co-moderated a panel discussion on "Locations of the Future", which ...

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