Global Readiness Program Information Session

Global Readiness Program Information Session

Date and Time

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  • Tuesday, December 15, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Meeting ID: 961 5868 0857

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




The Ahlers Center for International Business at the University of San Diego School of Business is honored to launch the FIRST Global Readiness Program!

This program supports local businesses that seek to expand sales to international markets.

We invite our San Diego community to learn all about the Global Readiness Program and how to submit your application at our upcoming information session on December 15 at 5 p.m.

This unique fellowship is a FREE opportunity made possible by a generous gift from John Ahlers that aims to maximize San Diego’s position in global commerce

What is the Global Readiness Program?

Duration: 4 months

Institution: University of San Diego

Objective: Determine a company’s readiness to expand its operations internationally through assessment on two dimensions’: organization and product.

Who are we looking for?

Pre-exporters. U.S. domiciled for-profit small businesses, per SBA classification, that produce goods and services with a minimum of 51% U.S. content but that have no international sales experience. Be in business for at least one year.

What to expect?

20 companies will be selected for the Ahlers Center Global Readiness Program. If chosen, you will:

  • Receive personalized guidance from seasoned international trade professionals
  • Attend trade-focused workshops with access to international market research databases
  • Get the opportunity to assess your firm’s global readiness by completing the CORETM diagnostic tool
  • Develop a clear action plan to take your product/service to new international markets
  • Receive all of the above services for FREE

We hope you will take advantage of this exclusive opportunity!

For More Information

Eileen Daspro, Clinical Professor of International Business

begin quoteOn behalf of the Ahlers Center for International Business at the University of San Diego School of Business, we are honored to invite you to join a select group of businesses to participate in our FIRST Global Readiness Program

This event is open to the public

Post Contact

Renata Ramirez
(619) 260-4658