The Australian Institute of Export and Travelex are hosting a yum cha lunch and discussion in Sydney's Chinatown on Thursday 17 March. With the overall theme of effectively managing foreign exchange for businesses of all sizes and industry sectors, topics will include hedging, forward rates, interest rate differentials and spot rates. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with other companies involved in international trade. The lunch will be held 12-2pm at the Marigold Restaurant, 299-205 Sussex St, Haymarket, Sydney. Cost is $20 for AIEx members, $40 for non members, $200 for a table of 10. Register now at www.aiex.com.au/aiex-events/events-calendar or contact Lisa McAuley at email@example.com call 02 8243 7400.
National FLEx program seminars
Other AIEx events in the Future Leaders in Export (FLEx) progam this year are held on the first Thursday of each month across Australia. 7 April Getting it Right from the Start-the Distribution Agreement 5 May The Real Commitment-Joint Ventures for International Business Success 2 June Gaining a Competitive Advantage Through Market Research 7 July Switch On the New Marketing 4 August Optimisation & Analytics-Putting Your Website to Work 1 September And You Thought the Australian Tax System Was Complicated 6 October International Transit: Risk and Mitigation 3 November Managing Foreign Currency Challenges to Protect Your Profits Please contact your AIEx state manager for more information about participating in the program.