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MBITA hosts Humphrey Fellows from (11) Developing Countries at MIIS

Category: Conference
Date(s) and Time(s): Monday, Feb 21, 2005, 10:00 AM - Monday, Feb 21, 2005, 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS)
Address: Room MG 100, 411 Pacific
City / State / Country: Monterey / CA / US
Organizer / Promoter: MBITA
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Description: The Monterey Bay International Trade Association (MBITA) (www.mbita.org), a non-profit public/private organization dedicated to promoting small to mid-sized businesses in the global marketplace today announced the visit of an international trade delegation led by Michigan State University (MSU) through the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. The majority of these Fellows are in the public policy and finance sectors of their respective countries.

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished mid-career professionals from select developing countries to the U.S. for a year of graduate-level study and professional development. The Program is a Fulbright exchange activity with core funding from the U.S. Department of State. All Humphrey Fellows placed at MSU have interests in economic development and trade and are selected for their potential as policy makers and future leaders.

MSU is one of fourteen U.S. universities currently designated to host the Humphrey Program

This delegation will be hosted at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS) in Monterey, Tony Livoti, President of MBITA, will give a presentation on Global eCommerce to the Fellows and professionals interested in meeting with the delegates are invited to participate at no charge for this two hour meeting at MIIS.

See Humphrey Fellows bios at http://www.mbita.org/humphrey_fellows_bios.pdf

When: Monday, February 21, 2005
Where Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS), room MG 100, 411 Pacific, Monterey, CA
Time: 10 a.m. to Noon lunch
Admission: free

For more details on the Fellows and to RSVP please contact the MBITA office.

Cristina Polesel
(831) 469-0148 email: cristina@mbita.org

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