June 2019 Roundtable

Date / Time:

Friday, June 7, 2019

11:15 am – 12:00 pm   Registration & Networking
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm     Lunch & Program
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm      Networking


“Government Resources to Expand Your International Sales  

Join the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) to learn how to finance and grow your international sales. At this roundtable, we will discuss how your business can access vital capital to fulfill your sales orders, reduce the risk of buyer nonpayment, and extend credit to buyers to beat foreign competition.


Eric Miller, Regional Director, Export-Import Bank of the United States  

Mr. Eric Miller is a Texas native and experienced international trader. Prior to joining EXIM Bank, he spent over a decade in the private sector financing & exporting capital equipment to buyers in 33 countries. Mr. Miller attended the University of Houston’s Bauer School of Business where he earned a B.B.A. in Operations Management in 2007 and continued his post-baccalaureate MBA studies at U of H with a major in Finance. Eric is also designated as a Certified Global Business Professional (“CGBP”) – a distinguished certificate issued by NASBITE International.

  • $25 per person for online registration ($35 per person at the door)
  • Free for Rice Students (registration required in advance)
  • $15 for Rice Faculty (registration required in advance)

Online registration will close at Noon on Thursday, June 6, 2019. A boxed lunch will be served.



Location & Parking:

Grand Hall in the Rice Ley Student Center

Detailed campus maps are available on the web at http://www.rice.edu/maps/. The Ley Student Center is located in the central part of Rice campus. The Central Campus Garage, which is the closest parking facility, is located to the across the street from the Student Center.

In the possibility the underground parking is full, the second closest parking is the West Lot. Continue down the Laboratory Loop Road to the stop sign. The campus also offers a bus shuttle that runs about every 15 minutes as it loops the campus.

Note: In order to protect the privacy of the luncheon attendees, the list of attendees is not published or distributed.

This Roundtable qualifies for one (1) Professional Development Hour (PDH). Your email confirmation at completion of registration serves as your PDH and payment receipts. Paper receipts may be picked up at the registration desk at time of check-in.