Presentations

Global Value Chains & Development

Medical Devices Global Value Chain: Opportunities and Challenges for Upgrading

Mar 20, 2013   |   San Jose, Costa Rica    |   Gary Gereffi, Penny Bamber
Life Sciences Forum
Based on Penny Bamber and Gary Gereffi. (2013). Costa Rica in the Medical Devices Global Value Chain: Opportunities for Upgrading. Durham, N.C.: Duke CGGC.
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The NSPS Shipbuilding Value Chains

Jan 25, 2013, Canada    |   Lukas Brun, Gary Gereffi, Andrew Guinn
NSPS Shipbuilding Nova Scotia

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NSPS Shipbuilding - Ships start here Panel

Jan 24, 2013, Canada    |   Lukas Brun
NSPS Shipbuilding - Ships start here Panel Nova Scotia

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The NSPS Shipbuilding Value Chains (Lunenburg Press Presentation)

Jan 24, 2013, Canada    |   Lukas Brun
Lunenburg Press Presentation Nova Scotia

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New Trends in Value Chain Upgrading: Lessons from Large and Small Countries

Sep 20, 2012   |   Washington, DC   |   Gary Gereffi
USAID Breakfast Seminar
This presentation highlights new findings on global value chain (GVC) upgrading in large and small economies. Drawing on emerging research, Gary Gereffi discusses several factors related to new trends in GVC upgrading. Keywords: Brazil, Costa Rica
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The Coal Industry Value Chain and Competitiveness

Jul 17, 2012   |   Washington, DC, USA    |   Gary Gereffi, Ghada Ahmed and Ajmal Abdulsamad
Room 562, Dirksen Senate Office Building
Briefing presentation to the U.S. Congress on the Assessment of Trends Affecting the Coal Industry and Utilities. Keywords: coal, U.S. Congress, Bank of America, Nicholas Institute and Nicholas School of the Environment.
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California in the Nanotechnology Economy (2012)

May 07, 2012   |   Stacey Frederick, Rich Appelbaum, Barbara Harthorn
Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit CA
Poster Presentation for the Center for Nanotechnology in Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit.
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Latin America's Prospects for Upgrading in Global Value Chains

Mar 14, 2012   |   Mexico City, Mexico    |   Gary Gereffi
Latin America's Prospects for Upgrading in Global Value Chains El Colegio de Mexico


Global Value Chains in the Ocean Technology Sector

Jan 24, 2012   |   Durham, NC, USA    |   Gary Gereffi, Lukas Brun
Gary Gereffi and Lukas Brun present to the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service the implications of the Nova Scotia Ocean Technology report to the work of trade commissioners.
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Skills for Upgrading: Workforce Development and Global Value Chains in Developing Countries

Nov 17, 2011   |   Washington, DC, USA    |   Gary Gereffi, Karina Fernandez-Stark, Phil Psilos
FOMIN-InterAmerican Development Bank
Gary Gereffi, Karina Fernandez-Stark and Phil Psilos (RTI) present the "Skills for Upgrading" project overview, key findings and recommendations, highlighting how workforce development initiatives can contribute to global value chain upgrading.
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Skills for Upgrading: Workforce Development and Global Value Chain Upgrading

Nov 17, 2011   |   Washington, DC, USA    |   Claudio Cortellese
FOMIN-InterAmerican Development Bank
Claudio Cortellese at the Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter- American Development Bank presents an overview of the importance of efficiently and effectively targeting workforce development in Latin America to support economic growth.
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Exporting Products, Meeting Standards and Educating People

Nov 17, 2011   |   Washington, DC, USA    |   Alejandro Banegas
FOMIN-InterAmerican Development Bank
Alejandro Banegas of IAGSA (Honduras) provides a private sector perspective of the challenges of GVC upgrading and workforce development in Honduras in the global fruit and vegetable industry.
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Nova Scotia's Ocean Technologies

Oct 20, 2011   |   Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada    |   Gary Gereffi, Lukas Brun, Mary Turnipseed
Gary Gereffi, Lukas Brun, and Mary Turnipseed present to stakeholders in Nova Scotia’s ocean technology sector preliminary findings from their report.
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Global Value Chain Analysis: A Competitiveness Framework for Ocean Technologies Companies in Nova Scotia

Jun 08, 2011   |   Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada    |   Gary Gereffi
Gary Gereffi presents to senior government officials and company representatives applications of GVC analysis to the ocean technology sector.
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Global Value Chains: Impacts and Implications

Jun 08, 2011   |   Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada    |   Aaron Sydor
Aaron Sydor, Office of the Chief Economist, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada presents why and how GVC analysis affects international trade.
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California in the Nanotechnology Economy (2011)

May 03, 2011   |   Stacey Frederick, Rich Appelbaum, Barbara Harthorn, Patrick Herron
Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit CA
Poster Presentation for the Center for Nanotechnology in Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit
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A Value Chain Research Approach to Nanotechnology: a Framework for Competition and Collaboration

Mar 02, 2011   |   Santa Barbara   |   Stacey Frederick
CNS Seminar Speakers Series CA

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Global Value Analysis and Its Implications for Measuring Global Trade

Feb 02, 2011   |   Geneva, Switzerland    |   Gary Gereffi
Global Forum on Trade Statistics, “Measuring Global Trade – Do We Have the Right Numbers?” World Trade Organization


Educating a 21st Century Green and Sustainable Workforce

Nov 15, 2010   |   Atlanta, GA, USA    |   Gary Gereffi
The Americas Competitiveness Forum IV


Global Value Chain Consolidation and Upgrading in Developing Countries (Apparel and Services)

Oct 25, 2010   |   Washington, DC   |   Gary Gereffi
World Bank-International Labor Organization (ILO) workshop on “Trade and Employment Post-Crisis.


The Promotion of Trade and Investment in Iber-America: Is Regional Promotion Possible? (In Spanish)

Oct 21, 2009   |   Cancun, Mexico    |   Gary Gereffi, Mario Castillo, Karina Fernandez-Stark

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A Value Chain Approach to Understanding the Impact of Nanotechnology

Jan 23, 2009   |   Stacey Frederick, Rachel Parker, Rich Appelbaum, Gary Gereffi
Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit CA
Poster Presentation for the Center for Nanotechnology in Society Research Summit and NSF Site Visit
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Global Services Offshoring: Trends and Impact in Latin America and the Caribbean

Nov 18, 2008   |   Santiago, Chile    |   Gary Gereffi and Karina Fernandez-Stark
Inversion Extranjera en Servicios Corporativos Offshore en America Latina

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China's Impact on North Carolina's Major Industries

Sep 06, 2007   |   Chapel Hill, NC, USA    |   Gary Gereffi
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission Hearing
Gary Gereffi’s testimony is part of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission Hearing on “China’s Impact on the North Carolina Economy: Winners and Losers” which took place in Chapel Hill, NC on September 6, 2007. Gereffi's testimony is avail
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