Upcoming Events

January 22, 2018 5:30 - 8:00PM

Trade, Immigration, and Diplomacy in the Golden Horseshoe

Join The Buffalo Club and the American Immigration Lawyers Association in a program featuring the U.S. Consul General in Toronto, Juan Alsace.

Buffalo native, Mr. Alsace runs all operations at one of the world's largest US Consulates.  This includes State, Commerce, Justice, Homeland Security and Defense Dept. activity in Canada's commercial, cultural and financial capital.  He has been a diplomat for 31 years, including stints heading Caribbean and Intelligence departments.  Mr. Alsace was honored with numerous prestigious awards for this service.

Speaker: Hon. Juan Alsace, U.S. Consul General in Toronto 
Presented by: The Buffalo Club, The American Immigration Lawers Association and World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara
Location: The Buffalo Club, Buffalo, NY


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January 25, 2018 5:30 - 8:00PM

Business Leadership Forum - 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

For the past decade, BLF has meant business in Western New York, bringing together company leaders to discuss the challenges faced by our local community. Now we’re coming back together to celebrate all we’ve accomplished, and to unveil a rebrand and new website that will help carry our goals into the next ten years.

Please join us for an evening of networking, insight and honoring our past speakers at the Terrace at the Marcy Casino.

Location: The Terrace at the Marcy Casino, Buffalo, NY

Presented by: FIFTEEN Agency, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, Lumsden & McCormick, LLP, Insyte Consulting, Vanner Insurance Agency, UB School of Management Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership and World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara

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January 31, 2018 - December 31, 2018

2018 Event Information Coming Soon!

We will soon be listing more information on our 2018 events and programs: 

  • 2018 Economic Outlook
  • World Trade Celebration
  • 2018 CHINA Town Hall
  • International Trade Show Best Practices
  • 2018 Annual Meeting & Reception
  • International Trade Finance Seminar
  • Global Business Administration Program
  • And more! 

Contact events@wtcbn.com for more details and sponsorship information

March 8, 2018 8:00AM - 9:30AM

2018 Economic Outlook & Best Practice Tips for Planning Global Business Ventures

Join WTCBN for our 2018 Economic Outlook program. Regional Economist Gary Keith of M&T Bank will present economic perspectives on global and cross-border economic conditions for 2018. Attendees will also hear the process and what factors are taken into consideration when area manufacturing company Dynabrade plans their global business ventures for the year.

Speakers: Gary Keith, Vice President & Regional Economist, M&T Bank and Steven Briggs, Vice President of Sales, Dynabrade
Sponsors: Erie County Industrial Development Agency
Location: Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst, Amherst, NY

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