FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) in conjunction with partner Brickwork India will host two informative events in February for Indian IT business owners interested in international expansion opportunities.
“Think Global Expansion, Think Fairfax County, USA” will be the theme of sessions in Hyderabad on February 13 and in Bangalore on February 17.
Businesses around the world are realizing the importance of Social Mobile Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) technologies in gaining competitive advantage. Similarly, cybersecurity is increasingly important around the world. Fairfax County is the technology hub of the east coast in the United States and is an important U.S. location for companies in all technology sectors.
Fairfax County’s location just west of Washington, D.C., and its skilled workforce make it a popular choice for expansion by companies from around the world. More than 20 companies based in India have a presence in Fairfax County. The FCEDA has maintained an office in Bangalore since 2005 to work with Indian companies interested in expanding in the U.S. market.
Organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and co-sponsored by Murthy Immigration Services (MIS), the Hyderabad event will feature presentations by Satish Naidu of Brickwork India, Senthil Kumar, managing attorney at MIS, Pramod Veerannagari of REAN Cloud and FCEDA international business development manager Juhi Naithani, who will address guests at the Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre on February 13. This event will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) will partner in hosting the February 17 event at Vivanta by Taj from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Shashank Chansoria of Entigence Solutions will present a business case study and join representatives from the IACC, MIS and Juhi Naithani of the FCEDA to outline the competitive advantages of Fairfax County.
Both events are free to attend. Click here to register for the Hyderabad event. Click here to register or the Bangalore event.
“India is home to world-class IT and cyber companies, and our Bangalore office is poised to assist companies in capitalizing on opportunities that exist in the U.S., specifically in Fairfax County,” said Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the FCEDA. “We appreciate the opportunity to partner with many allies for these sessions.”
Time magazine called Fairfax County, “one of the great economic success stories of our time.” The FCEDA promotes Fairfax County as one of the world’s best business centers. The FCEDA offers site location and business development assistance, and connections with county and state government agencies, to help companies locate and expand in Fairfax County. In addition to its headquarters in Tysons Corner, Fairfax County’s largest business district, the FCEDA maintains marketing offices in six important global business centers: Bangalore, Berlin, London, Los Angeles, Seoul and Tel Aviv. Follow the FCEDA on Twitter and LinkedIn.