Consul General visits Texas
The new Consul General of the Netherlands in Miami, Ruth Emmerink, visited the state of Texas from October 14-18.
Accompanied by the Chief Representative of NBSO Texas - Saskia Pardaans-, the Consul General met with different organizations and institutions in Houston and Austin.
During this trip, Consul General had the opportunity to learn more about the important role that NBSO Texas plays in the Lone Star State, the opportunities that Texas has to offer to the Netherlands and interesting projects that they can develop together in the future.
Consul General, Ruth Emmerink, said: “Is truly inspiring to discuss many opportunities for Netherlands - Texas cooperation in innovation, (sports &) business and investments with Capital Factory, Dell, Houston Astros, City of Houston, Austin Healthcare Council, Accelerate H2O, Greater Houston Partnership, Center for Houston's Future, and the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce. Teaming up with Boudewijn Barth and Tim Katsburg (Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency) and Saskia Pardaans and María Elena Alamo Jara (NBSO-Texas).Saskia, it’s a privilege having you as our Chief Representative on the ground.A BIG thank you and looking forward to co-create more #NLinTexas!”