Doing Business in Australia

A Place To Do Business - Breakfast Seminar

Opportunities in Investment, Trade & Education

  • The US and Australia have an investment relationship valued at over $1 trillion making it Australia's largest trade and investment partner.
  • Receive an overview of the Australian economic and business landscape.
  • Australia provides a safe, easy, low-risk environment in which to invest and do business.
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and its impact on the US/ Australia trade will be covered.


Welcome and Introduction - Herbert Ouida, Director, Global Enterprise Network Office of Global Learning, Fairleigh Dickinson University (Moderator)

Why Australia - Opportunities in Investment, Trade & Education - Richard Leather, Senior Trade Commissioner, USA & Canada

UPS- Topic and Speaker TBD

An Overview of Australia and the Services available through the United States Department of Commerce - Hong Phong Pho, Country Desk Officer for Australia, New Zealand & Thailand (via conference call)

New Jersey’s Export Assistance Programs and International Trade with Australia - Jean Chang, International Business Advocate, New Jersey Department of State

PNC- Doing Business in Australia - Louise McDonnell, VP, International Product Specialist, PNC

Australia Case Study: How RF Products evolved its global defense electronics business to succeed - Frank Arlotta, VP Sales & Marketing, System Design, RF Products


Event Details:

Date: December 4, 2015

Time: 8:30 a.m. to noon
Location: Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, Metropolitan Campus, FDU, Teaneck, NJ

Google Maps Directions to FDU



Registrations are open now and are required for the event.

Ticket prices are $35 (includes continental Breakfast) for general admissions. Students are$10 (valid student ID required). FDU staff, faculty and students are FREE.


For more information, contact:

Herbert Ouida
(201) 803-1366

Sarah Horn
(201) 692-7362