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Register for the USMBC's 11th Annual Meeting & Mongolia Symposium in Denver, Colorado, January 17-19th, 2002
The 11th Annual Meeting of the largest and oldest trade association linking Mongolia and the West is also organized as a Mongolia Symposium of interest to business leaders, potential investors, academicians and others.
Primary venue for these events will be the Hyatt Regency Downtown Denver Hotel starting on Thursday evening, January 17 and continuing through Saturday evening, January 19. Speakers will include high-ranking Mongolian officials and business leaders coming to Denver for this occasion. The Council is grateful for the support and assistance of the Denver-Ulaanbaatar Sister City Committee.
Expected Mongolia speakers include the Minister of Trade & Industry, the Chairman of the State Great Hural Standing Committee on Economic Policy, the Head of the Minerals Resources Authority, the Deputy Minister of Justice and others.
Absolute deadline for registration is January 10, 2002, after which a late fee is charged. Please make your hotel reservations early because these events coincide with both the 96th Annual National Western Stock Show & Rodeo and the the Martin Luther King holiday weekend. A limited number of discounted hotel rooms are available at the Hyatt Regency only through December 17 at reduced rates of $112 single and $137 double by calling Denver Hyatt reservations at 1-800-358-5593 and requesting the rate for the "Mongolia Business Council."
The program schedule:
Date Description
Thursday 1/17/02 Opening reception in honor of Visiting Mongolian Cabinet Ministers and Members of Parliament.
Friday 1/18/02 11th Annual Meeting of the U.S. Mongolia Business Council & Mongolia Symposium-- panels will address investment issues and incentives, agribusiness, natural resource, energy and mining opportunities, IT outsourcing, telecom and electronics, infrastructure development opportunities and trade issues. Lunch included.
Friday Night 1/18/02 PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association) Rodeo Performance at the National Western Stock Show. (tickets & transportation included)
Saturday, 1/19/02 Continuation of Annual Meeting and Mongolia Symposium -- panels will address cultural issues, opportunities in educational exchange and training, tourism development, health care and medical opportunities and land use & environmental problems and programs. Lunch not included.
Saturday Night, 1/19/02 Reception in honor of Ambassador Jalbuu Choinhor, longest serving Mongolian envoy to the U.S., hosted by SOCO Oil Company "Mongolian Festival of Music"; separate fee--organized by Ulaanbaatar-Denver Sister City Committee; tickets available at the USMBC/NAMBC registration desk at the Hyatt or call the Sister City Committee at (303) 832-6173
Post Conference The Denver host committee will arrange opportunities for visiting Mongolian business people to participate in National Western Stock Show and Horse Show activities the following week and arrange individual "matchmaker" business appointments for interested American and Mongolian business executives. To make appointments call Jim Wagenlander, Honorary Council of Mongolia in Denver, (303) 832-6511.

Registration fee for the U.S.-Mongolia Business Council Annual Meeting, January 17-19, includes Cabinet Ministers & Parliamentarian Reception on Thursday evening, January 17, all sessions on January 18 and 19, lunch on January 18, rodeo on Friday evening, January 18, and Reception in Honor of Mongolian Ambassador J. Choinhor, Saturday evening, January 18.

Type
Cost per person ($)
Paid-up Members of the USMBC, CCBC Mongolia Society
and the US Embassy's AMBG in UB
475
Non-Members 550
Non-Member/Non-Profit Organization 500
Government / International Organizations 275
Non-Member Mongolians who work for Mongolian
companies
250

Registration fees do not include hotel accommodations or travel to Denver. Transportation to the rodeo on Friday night, January 18, will be provided. Absolute deadline for registration is January 10, 2002, after which a late registration fee will apply. Checks on U.S banksshould be drawn to the order of the "USMBC-Annual meeting" and mailed to the USMBC at 1015 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3551. For information on remitting by bank wire transfer, please contact [email protected]
The January 19 concert is NOT included in the registration fee; tickets may be purchased at the USMBC registration desk at the Regency, January 17-19. The "Festival of Mongolian Music Concert" will follow the SOCO reception in honor of Ambassador Choinhor on Saturday night, January 19.
Sponsored by the Denver-Ulaanbaatar Sister City Committee and the Colorado Mongolian Community; -for ticket prices, and advance purchases, and venue, contact the Denver-Ulaanbaatar Sister City Committee in Denver, Colorado at 303-832-6173.