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Terrain speaks at training for investment specialists from Macedonia, Skopje

December 17, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain speaks at training for investment specialists from Macedonia, Skopje

Terrain played a prominent role at the first training for investment specialists from Macedonia in Skopje, on December 15-17, 2014. Katharina Arnold and Markus van Tilburg were key speakers in sessions regarding marketing strategies for investment promotion agencies and foreign direct investment sales processes, where they shared practical experience from the lead generation process and FDI attraction strategies. Participants were the prime minister of Macedonia, several ambassadors and ministers as well as FDI promotion specialist ...

Terrain addresses conference of regional U.S. economic development agencies

December 08, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain addresses conference of regional U.S. economic development agencies

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler held a presentation at the Mid-America Economic Development Council's Competitiveness Conference & Site Selector Forum, which took place in Chicago from December 7 to 9, 2014. The MAEDC is a professional organization that comprises state, regional and local economic development agencies in a ten-state area in the Midwest region of the US. Approximately 100 participants at the conference attended Andreas Dressler’s presentation on "Trends in Foreign Direct Investment". The ...

Terrain addresses annual meeting of Dutch investment promotion agencies

November 14, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain addresses annual meeting of Dutch investment promotion agencies

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler was the keynote speaker at an annual meeting of investment promotion agencies in the Netherlands, held on November 14, 2014 in Maastricht. Organized by the Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA), this event brings together the NFIA's management, directors of the NFIA's overseas offices, regional and local Dutch investment promotion agencies as well as representatives of other government agencies involved in attracting foreign investment to the Netherlands. Andreas Dressler's presentation, ...

Terrain presents at Copenhagen Capacity’s 20th Anniversary Event

September 25, 2014   |   Comments Off on Terrain presents at Copenhagen Capacity’s 20th Anniversary Event

Terrain's managing director Andreas Dressler was invited to hold the keynote speech at an event to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the foundation of Copenhagen Capacity. Copenhagen Capacity is the official investment promotion and business development organisation for the Danish capital city region. The approximately 150 guests at the event included elected officials, representatives of Copenhagen-based multinational companies, current and former Copenhagen Capacity executives as well as other stakeholders and members of Copenhagen's business ...

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 ...

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