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MARBC Announces Russian Program at Philadelphia ITEC

The Mid-Atlantic - Russia Business Council (MARBC) is pleased to announce, as the major of event of the 3rd Semi-Annual Russian-American Innovation Technology week, Russian participation and a Russian program at the regional IT trade show, Philadelphia ITEC.

Philadephia ITEC is part of the nation's largest series of regional business to business IT events. ITEC provides an educational platform featuring an interactive show floor, technology-specific Conference Tracks, Vendor Sessions, and Keynotes from industry experts.  Philadelphia ITEC will be held from November 9-10 at Valley Forge Convention Center.

The Mid-Atlantic - Russia Business Council  with the support of the Russian Venture Capital Association will organize Russian companies' participation at ITEC throughout the exhibition period at Booth #718.  In addition, the MARBC will present panel discussions on Russian high technology capabilities and topics in Russian - American business relationships on November 10 at 1:30 pm in ITEC Theater 1.  Peter O'Neill, Executive Director of the Office of International Business, Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development will give opening remarks, and Paul Smith, retired Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, and John Gallagher, Chairman of the United States Industry Coalition, will serve as moderators. 

The Russian program at ITEC will serve as the leading event in the Russian-American Innovation Technology Week, to be held from November 7-11, 2005.  RANIT is a semi-annual event, which brings together new businesses, established corporations, venture capitalists, and scientists from the U.S. and Russian innovation technology communities.  This fall, the 3rd Semi-Annual RANIT will also include a symposium on Russian-American Business Opportunities, and participation in the Diamond State Ventures Forum in Wilmington, DE.  


Participation in the Russian program is free of charge. MARBC provides Russian program participants and our invited guests with a complimentary pass to ITEC (Priority Code TCNPA502). Both contact with MARBC and on-line pre-registration with ITEC at www.goITEC.com are necessary.  For more information about the Russian program and registration, please contact Val Kogan, Mid-Atlantic - Russia Business Council by phone:  (215) 708-2628, email: val@ma-rbc.org, or visit the MARBC website at http://www.ma-rbc.org

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Philadelphia ITEC
November 9 - 10, 2005
Valley Forge Convention Center
Day 1 , 9am – 4pm • Day 2 , 10am – 3pm


Please join us for a special panel discussion presented by the MARBC on Russian High Technology Capabilities in Russian/American Business Relationships
Thursday, Nov. 10th at 1:30 PM in ITEC Theater 1

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November 9-10
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The Mid-Atlantic Russia Business Council and Centric Events Group, organizers of the ITEC series of events, have created a special package A available only to MARBC members A to support your participation in the Philadelphia ITEC, scheduled for November 9-10 at the Valley Forge Convention Center.

Members of the Mid-Atlantic Russia Business Council are being offered a special discount of $200 off the price of each 10x10 booth unit purchased.

Many of you are probably familiar with the Philadelphia event. But, for those of you who are not, ITEC is the nationAs largest series of regional business-to-business IT events. The Philadelphia event is designed specifically to match up the needs of qualified IT buyers and business decision-makers in the Philadelphia region with the companies who provide the products, services and solutions that they need. 

ITEC doesn't just deliver leads; it delivers pre-qualified prospects. 80% of attendees play a key role in purchasing decisions for their companies and more than 68% buy a new product or service within 12 months of seeing that product or service at ITEC. For companies in the Philadelphia area that sell IT products or business services to the mid-sized business market place, ITEC is the best opportunity to meet face-to-face with your customer and prospect base.

For full information on the event, go to http://www.goitec.com/live/15/events/15PHL05/.

To reserve your booth, or to learn more, contact your ITEC representative Kerry Breen toll-free at 1.866.784.6398, or by email at PhiladelphiaITEC@centricevents.com.

This promises to be a great event, and weAre pleased to have worked with Centric to create this special package for you as well as participating in and supporting ITEC as a Strategic Partner.

We hope to see you at ITEC! 

The Mid-Atlantic Russia Business Council will be in Booth # 718 and will be presenting a panel discussion at 1:30pm on Thurs. November 10 in the ITEC Theater.


Val Kogan
Mid-Atlantic Russia Business Council


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