<p>&nbsp;</p> <p align="justify">As part of a two-week regional event on international commerce, <strong>the <a title="" href="http://www.lyon.cci.fr/site/cms/19327/Se-preparer-et-s-informer-pour-se-developper-a-l-international?selectedMenu=20060213115849" target="_blank">Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry</a> is organizing a special event on April 16<sup>th</sup> and 17<sup>th</sup>: the 2013 International Forum.</strong></p> <p align="justify"><br>Now in its fifth year, the event will welcome <strong>33 countries, plus 12 conferences and workshops</strong>. 60 experts and the partners of the Rh&#244;ne-Alpes Region export team will be on hand to answer any questions companies have about developing their business abroad. To succeed, companies need preparation and guidance to take on international markets. This is why <strong>the Lyon CCI is holding a two-day event in a single venue, to offer companies solutions as they seek to develop their exports:<br></strong>&#8226; Tuesday, April 16: focus on neighboring countries <br>&#8226; Wednesday, April 17: focus on non-EU markets</p> <p align="justify"><br>This year, the <a title="" href="https://www.aderly.com/World-Trade-Center-Lyon/index,p,100038,EN.jsp" target="_blank">World Trade Center of Lyon </a>is a partner of the Forum and will be setting up a<strong> business lounge during the event in the center of the main hall</strong>. The World Trade Center of Lyon is a key player for international business. It offers a high-quality business center on the top two floors of Oxyg&#232;ne Tower, as well as a vast range of services and advanced technologies. The WTC also assists foreign companies seeking to do business and set up operations in the Lyon region and <strong>helps local companies to develop internationally, thanks to a network of more than 330 WTCs around the world</strong>.</p> <p align="justify"><br>To find out more, <a title="" href="http://www.forum-cci-international.com/" target="_blank">see the complete program of the International Forum and register online! </a><br></p>