Presentation on theme: "Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012 Time: 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Location: USTDA’s Business Center 1000 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1600, Arlington, VA 22209-3901."— Presentation transcript:
Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012 Time: 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Location: USTDA’s Business Center 1000 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1600, Arlington, VA 22209-3901 Cost: $50 per person Attend the Business Briefing to: Meet key decision makers responsible for a tender worth over $100 million for ITS systems Learn about export opportunities for: traffic signal controllers, cameras and variable message signs; vehicle access control equipment; electronic fare collection systems; parking guidance and reservation systems, speed and parking enforcement systems; traffic management methods; and central control systems. Why Turkey? Turkey has set ambitious goals to become the 10 th largest economy by 2023, when the country celebrates its centennial. Turkey is investing heavily in infrastructure development and transportation systems, making it an attractive place for U.S. companies to explore opportunities for trade. There has never been a better time for U.S. firms to explore the rewards of the Turkish ITS market! For additional information about USTDA’s Turkey Intelligent Transportation Systems Reverse Trade Mission, visit http://www.itsa.org/events/reverse-trade-missions Background USTDA will host a visit to the United States for senior representatives from the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality to introduce them to U.S. capabilities in advance of their intended release of an ITS systems tender worth more than $100 million dollars. U.S. companies are invited to learn about plans for the municipality’s infrastructure modernization, as well as a chance to conduct one-on- one meetings with these key decision makers during the Business Briefing. Participants will also learn how U.S. Government programs can help companies export to Turkey.