U.S.-Cuba Business Conference

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Introduction

How can Americans do business in Cuba under U.S. and Cuban law? Despite U.S. restrictions, exporting, importing, and even investment are possible. Our conference will show what is possible and put a special emphasis on the new opportunities to do business directly with Cuban private enterprises.

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Highlights

  • Cuba's Chamber of Commerce is our counterpart in organizing this conference.

  • You will hear from the ministries of trade and investment, economy and planning, and foreign affairs, in addition to a wide variety of Cuban enterprises, both state and private.

  • Learn how U.S. investors can do business in Cuba today.

  • Learn from Cuban experts and entrepreneurs about this emerging economic engine.

  • Additional speakers include U.S. attorneys specializing in U.S. Treasury laws, and Cuban private enterprises

  • Field visits to meet with Cuban entrepreneurs at their places of business.

  • One-on-one conversations that we will arrange for you with Cuban businesses that are potential business partner

  • Dine at private restaurants and see other aspects of the tourism economy

Have a Question?

Call Paul at: 773-814-2493

Or send us an email:
info@focus-cuba.com

Itinerary Highlights

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Oct 26 - Welcome remarks by Cuban Chamber of Commerce president, and senior Cuban official; Presentations: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Commerce and Investment, Ministry of Economy and Planning. 
Discussions with U.S. attorney and FocusCuba. Sector Panels 1-3: IT and Telecom, Construction, Biotech and Healthcare.

Dinner at private restaurant.

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Oct 27 - All day field visits to private businesses throughout Havana, discussion with entrepreneurs; Lunch; Attend fair of local economic enterprises; Dinner private restaurant.

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Oct 28 - Sector Panels 4-5 (Agriculture, Culture and Tourism). Lunch. B2B roundtable conversations with Cuban businesses and participants. Closing Cocktail Reception hosted by the Cuban Chamber of Commerce. Farewell dinner private restaurant. 

Specifics

2022 Rates

  • US$2,495 / person - arrange your own lodging at private residence
  • US$3,295 / person - single hotel occupancy

Included

  • Our services in planning, arranging, and carrying out the agenda
  • Full compliance with U.S. and Cuba regulations
  • Four nights lodging at a lawfully permitted Hotel or Private residence - see price difference above
  • Local transportation and driver for all program activities
  • Cost of all activities on the group schedule: day trips, visits, tours, admission fees
  • Business Visa
  • Breakfast, lunch, and all programmed dinners; all at Havana's top private restaurants

Not included

  • Airfare/baggage fees
  • Airport transfers
  • Tips to guide, driver, waiters, or hotel staff

Oct 25 - Welcome cocktail reception hosted by FocusCuba. Dinner at private restaurant with invited guests.