BOSTON -- Governor Deval Patrick will be the keynote speaker when Associated Industries of Massachusetts’ International Business Council holds a trade symposium on doing business in Mexico on Tuesday, April 22.

The symposium will take place from 8 to 10 a.m. at Holland & Knight LLP, 10 St. James Avenue. Mexico is the state’s third largest trading partner, and Patrick recently returned from a trade mission to Panama and Mexico.

Following Patrick’s remarks, a business panel will address opportunities and challenges in Mexico-Massachusetts trade. The moderator is Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Arbuckle Professor at Harvard Business School.

The cost is free, but RSVP is required. To register, contact Julie Fazio at (617) 262-1180, or

For questions, contact Kristen Rupert at (617) 262-1180, or