iStock_000020654006_SmallAs part of a broader UK government-led Prosperity Agenda to provide UK companies support to identify and pursue potential export business opportunities, ADS – the premier trade organization for companies in the UK aerospace, defense security and space sectors –  is hosting a complimentary, interactive half-day briefing for SMEs to assist with developing and applying intelligence-led approach to assess US defense technology needs and identify business development opportunities.

George Grammas, partner and co-chair of the Squire Patton Boggs International Trade Practice, will participate in the briefing to provide an update on US export controls and the ongoing reform process. Representatives from the British Defence Staff – United States (BDS-US), with which ADS has been working, will join by phone.

The briefing will include:

  • Aspects of doing business with the US
  • An update on US export controls and the on-going reform process
  • Other barriers to trade
  • A practical case study of a UK SME succeeding in the US market

The event will take place on Friday, 27 January 2017, from 10:30-13:30, at the ADS London offices:

Salamanca Square

9 Albert Embankment

London SE1 7SP