Business Council for International Understanding

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Business Council for International Understanding

Also called the BCIU. An organization that encourages dialogue between business and political leaders in different countries. It holds events, briefings and programs for networking and education. Members consist of more than 150 companies; government officials are usually invited to meetings as well. It was established in 1955 with the support of U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower.
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BCIU promotes international understanding by organizing briefings and off-the-record discussions between senior executives and government officials on issues of common concern, by facilitating public-private partnerships in the global marketplace, and by assisting stakeholders with problem-solving in turbulent situations and markets.
Many of us who have held senior positions in Government have great respect for BCIU and value its contribution to improving U.
ABOUT BCIU : Established at President Eisenhower's initiative on November 10, 1955, the Business Council for International Understanding is a premier business association based in New York and Washington whose membership includes 200 of the world's leading corporations in all major industries.
We look forward to receiving BCIU honoree, Lakshmi Mittal for a special night of ceremony, music and culture in acknowledgment of Mr.
Through this award, BCIU each year honors a true global business visionary.
BCIU promotes global dialogue on issues of common concern by bringing together senior government officials and business leaders on key issues, by facilitating public-private partnerships in the global marketplace, and by assisting its stakeholders with problem-solving in turbulent situations and markets.
Under Secretary of Commerce will present BCIU with the "Peace through Commerce Medal" which honors those who have significantly promoted and developed U.
About BCIU Fifty years ago, BCIU was formed at the White House Industrial Cooperation Council Conference on November 10, 1955, under the leadership of President Dwight D.
We appreciated the President's unscripted fluency on economic priorities for Ghana and his comfort level in speaking directly and frankly with our members and international investors," said Peter Tichansky, President and CEO of BCIU.
Sergio Marchionne's bold approach and can-do mindset are exemplary characteristics of a visionary business leader," said Peter Tichansky, President and CEO of BCIU.
Berks County Intermediate Unit (BCIU): With a $59,987 grant and $59,394 match for "Lean, Green and Seen: BCIU eBus Goes to School," Berks County Intermediate Unit's goal is to purchase a 2011 heavy-duty, hybrid-electric bus to replace a diesel-powered bus and displace approximately 996 gallons of diesel fuel each year.
Eisenhower Global Awards recipients represent the finest in entrepreneurship, innovation and leadership on the world's stage and embody the pioneering view of commercial diplomacy established by BCIU founder President Eisenhower," said Mr.