Opportunity Ireland - One Island 2008

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The Ireland Institute of Pittsburgh, the British American Business Council Pittsburgh Region, and the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance undertook a business development mission to Ireland from April 4 through April 12, 2008. Ireland’s transformation has created a dynamic link between the US and the EU generating interest around the globe for trade and investment. This mission provided participants: 

A unique opportunity to celebrate peace and learn how Ireland has shown the way in Europe for economic development transformation.  

 ·        Learn first hand how Ireland has reinvented its attractions for inward investment, recognizing changes in global conditions, and building a repu-tation for the quality of its national capabilities and innovation.

·        Collaborate with thought leaders on building a knowledge economy.

·        Promote the Pittsburgh Region as a leader in health sciences, information technology, green building, and academics for regional and business growth. 

Create alliances for the benefit of fair trade.

·         Commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement on April 10, 2008.

The delegation focused on Environment and Energy, Health Sciences, Information Technology, and Trade and Investment. 

Visit our partners:

                               BABC                                 Pittsburgh Regional Alliance















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