Texas (NACCTX), today announced NACCTX has been chosen to work with the City of Houston to help organize a delegation to the Netherlands led by Houston Mayor Annise Parker. Mayor Parker will travel to the Netherlands
from August 25 to August 28, 2014.
During the visit, Mayor Parker will visit the Delta Works, a series of construction projects to protect a large area of
land from the sea in the southwest part of the Netherlands. She will visit the Port of Rotterdam and the city of
Amsterdam, the country’s capital.
“The mission of our chamber includes working closely with government agencies to help promote business
opportunities and cultural exchange, creating a platform with maximum exposure on both sides of the ocean,” said
Visser, commenting on the upcoming trip. He added, “We are very pleased to have been selected to guide
Mayor Parker and look forward to showing off our vibrant economy and cultural traditions.”
Mayor Parker’s general itinerary will be published on the City of Houston website and on the NACCTX website at www.nacctexas.org.