IT and BPO B2B Matchmaking trip to Dhaka, Bangladesh
The UN/WTO International Trade Centre is organizing a study tour to Bangladesh’s largest IT trade fair, SoftExpo 2012, from 22-26 February 2012.
The study tour (see programme below) includes pre-booked one-to-one meetings with relevant Bangladeshi IT & BPO companies, as well as the possibility of individual company visits and follow-up meetings with businesses in Dhaka. The study tour is offered to European companies (Denmark, Germany, Netherlands and the UK) interested in sub-contracting IT & BPO work to Bangladesh. Your participation in the SoftExpo study tour, pre-arranged B2B matchmaking meetings, the visit of the trade fair and individal company visits (car and driver provided) are free of charge. A booklet with company profiles will include your company details and be distributed at SoftExpo 2012 to participating local companies.
For the first 10 registered companies, the International Trade Centre covers the cost of one representative per company staying in a five-star hotel in Dhaka (Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka), as well as meals and local transportation. You are welcome to participate with several people from the same company at their own expense.
21 Feb, Tue – Arrival, briefing, dinner at the hotel
22 Feb, Wed – Visit of SoftExpo 2012 and B2B matchmaking
23 Feb, Thu – B2B matchmaking meetings, first company visits in Dhaka
24 Feb, Fri – Individual company visits in Dhaka
25 Feb, Sat – Individual company visits, joint de-briefing in the evening
26 Feb, Sun – Return (or extended stay)
All participants in the delegation must book and pay for their flight to Dhaka. You will also need a visa. You will receive an invitation to that end. Once you have your booking in place, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can organize your hotel booking.
Click here to download registration form