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May 14, 2010

Australian Green Building & Infrastucture Mission.

Date: 22-24 June 2010

Time: 9:30am - 6:00 pm

The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade), the Australian Government trade and investment promotion body, cordially invite you to gain a first hand understanding of Australia’s offering in urban development projects, with a focus on sustainability.

We expect the following outcomes for your market visit:
• Acquire a first hand understanding of relevant urban projects in your priority market sectors including: residential, retail, commercial, tourism and industrial as well as soft and hard infrastructure such hospitals, science parks, airports and intermodal transport facilities.
• Develop relationships with Australian urban development companies, consulting engineers, architects and other key service providers.
• Improve your understanding of Australian sustainable urban design and development.
• Obtain a detailed understanding of Australian expertise: the ‘how to’ and benefits of green buildings and sustainable infrastructure.
• Exploration of opportunities for collaboration in both Australia and your markets
• Evaluation of potential projects in your markets with the Australian Trade Commission’s export advisers and industry specialists.
What Austrade can provide
• Prior Information and business assistance to support your visit
• Special guest status at the networking event where you will be introduced to Australian suppliers
• Business meetings with targeted Australian companies who are potential business partners
• International Business Lounge at DesignBUILD to conduct your business meetings
• Follow-up assistance on your return home.

Key events within the VIP visit program
• One Green Day – A full day conference, covering the business case for green buildings, case studies, networking opportunities and site tours.
• DesignBUILD - Australia’s largest, most comprehensive building and construction exhibition showcasing the latest products, services, and technologies. Visit www.designbuildexpo.com.au for further details.
• Sydney - Showcase featuring Barangaroo – one of Australia’s leading developments.