Global Competitiveness Summit II
Published Tuesday, January 29, 2013
by news release

On February 21, 2013, business, education and community leaders are invited to attend Global Competitiveness Summit II. Building on the success of the August 2012 Summit, Global II will continue to focus on the competitive advantages needed for the region to increase global trade and excel in the world market. From transportation logistics, workforce pipeline, education, manufacturing and more, the program will include interactive elements, keynote presentations and panel discussions.

Participants will include:

  • Anthony Foxx, Mayor of Charlotte
  • Sharon Decker, NC Sec. of Commerce
  • Dr. Seth Harris. Deputy Sec. of Labor
  • John Silvia, Wells Fargo
  • Michael Gallis, Global Strategist
  • Jerry Orr, Aviation Dir., CLT.
  • Mike Manis, CGOG
  • Bob Morgan, Charlotte Chamber
  • Ronnie Bryant, Charlotte Regional Partnership
  • Peter Ammon, German Ambassador
  • Tonya Gonner, GIZ Board Chairwoman

Panel discussions led by Chris William of "Carolina Business Review."

Admission is $25 and includes breakfast. Seating is limited. To reserve a space, go to






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