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Trade Winds
Trade Winds is the largest U.S. government-led trade mission and business development forum. We are pleased to announce the next forum, Trade Winds Middle East & Africa, will be hosted in Dubai, UAE in March 2022.

Trade Winds - Become A Sponsor

Become A Sponsor Today

The Trade Winds Business Forum and Mission is an excellent opportunity to position your organization as a market leader in facilitating trade throughout the region. Trade Winds sponsors can make meaningful and productive connections while engaging with diverse businesses and contributing to a high-level U.S. government event.

Contact the Trade Winds Sponsorship Coordinator Laura Barmby at


Sponsor Benefits









Logo on all event materials (printed & digital)
Recognition throughout event
Publicity tools for press and outreach
List of event attendees with contact information
Complimentary registrations for Dubai forum & networking events 10 5 2  
Access to online networking portal for scheduling meetings  
Pre-event social media exposure  
Advertisement in printed event program guide Full Page 1/2 Page 1/4 Page  
Exhibit space Premium Standard Standard  
Option for Connectivity Sponsor add-on (one available) +$10,000 +10,000 +10,000  
30 second video ad played during conference +$2,500 +2,500  
Podium recognition at lunch plenary    
Optional reserved table at luncheon    
Additional invitations to official Trade Winds Reception 15 5    
Post-event email promotion to attendees    
Recognition at reception      
One seat at head table(s) during luncheon      
30 second audio ad played during Export Nation podcast      
Co-branded webinar pre-event      

Customized sponsorship opportunities may also be available. Contact us for more information.


Upgrades & Extras

Connectivity Sponsor - $10,000

Branded conference Wi-Fi & charging stations (one available)


30-Second Video Ad - $2,500

Available to gold and silver level sponsors


Additional Attendees - $500

Price per person

Thank You to Our Sponsors

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AmCham Abu Dhabi - Platinum Sponsor
AmCham Abu Dhabi, the trademark of the American Business Group of Abu Dhabi, is a member of the global network of American Chambers of Commerce. Since 1986, AmCham Abu Dhabi has worked to promote commerce, investment, and goodwill between its membership, the United States of America and the United Arab Emirates. AmCham Abu Dhabi is an independent, not-for-profit trade association comprised of Fortune 500 corporations, small and medium sized companies, and prominent business leaders and entrepreneurs.
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Excelerate Energy - Gold Sponsor
With an unwavering commitment to ending energy poverty, our team at Excelerate Energy is changing the way people access clean, affordable, and reliable energy. Our integrated LNG solutions remove the roadblocks that routinely hinder gas and power projects in markets across the globe. We are empowering countries with energy independence.
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Global4PL - Gold Sponsor
Global4PL is a leading supply chain solutions provider that specializes in helping hi-tech companies penetrate new regional markets, optimize their supply chain delivery models, and demonstrate total supply chain costs lower than the competition. We deliver – with quick payback – innovative, software-backed solutions to our global customer base.
TRACE - Silver Sponsor
TRACE membership and due diligence services are designed to help companies spend less while maintaining a dynamic anti-bribery compliance program. Over the last two decades, TRACE has worked with thousands of multinational companies and small and medium-sized enterprises worldwide to establish widely accepted best practices.
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Ion - Silver Sponsor
ION is an innovative, asset light global technology company that delivers powerful data-driven decision-making offerings to offshore energy and maritime operations markets. A leading technology innovator for over 50 years, ION recently expanded its cutting-edge technology application beyond energy, diversifying into relevant new markets such as offshore logistics, ports and security.
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American Express - Silver Sponsor
American Express offers world-class Charge and Credit Cards, Gift Cards, Rewards, Travel, Personal Savings, Business Services, Insurance and more.
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Maxar - Silver Sponsor
Maxar is a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure. We deliver disruptive value to government and commercial customers to help them monitor, understand and navigate our changing planet; deliver global broadband communications; and explore and advance the use of space. Our unique approach combines decades of deep mission understanding and a proven commercial and defense foundation to deploy solutions and deliver insights with unrivaled speed, scale and cost-effectiveness. Maxar’s 4,400 team members in over 20 global locations are inspired to harness the potential of space to help our customers create a better world.
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CRI Group - Silver Sponsor
Corporate Research and Investigations Limited (CRI® Group) has been safeguarding businesses from fraud, bribery and corruption since 1990. Globally, we are a leading Compliance and Risk Management company licensed and incorporated entity of the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) and Qatar Financial Center (QFC). CRI® protects businesses by establishing the legal compliance, financial viability, and integrity levels of outside partners, suppliers and customers seeking to affiliate with your business.
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Mid-Atlantic DEC - Bronze Sponsor
The Mid-Atlantic DEC is a non-profit organization composed of experienced exporters and business people who regularly provide support services to exporting companies. It serves Delaware plus parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
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Meridian Finance Group - Bronze Sponsor
Meridian specializes in brokering trade credit insurance, political risk insurance, and related coverages. We also arrange supply-chain and cross-border financing and provide diverse other insurance and trade finance services.