Tokyo Embassy 2016Globally Engaged

Mark Kennedy has been engaged with academic, business, community, military and political leaders in over 40 countries for three decades as a business executive, U.S. Congressman, Presidential trade advisor, Chairman of the Economic Club of Minnesota, member of the Council on Foreign Relations and university president,

Asian-Pacific
  • Australia - Visited 2008
  • China - 15 visits 1989–2016
  • India - 2 visits 2008-2010
  • Indonesia - Visited 2013
  • Japan - 9 visits 1986-2016
  • Singapore - 2 visits 2010-2013
  • South Korea - 4 visits 2005-2015
  • Taiwan - visited 2005 
  • Thailand - visited 2005
Europe
  • Austria - 4 visits 1982-2015
  • Belgium - 6 visits 1982-2013
  • Eastern Europe - 5 visits 2004-2010
  • France - 12 visits 1982-2015
  • Germany - 6  visits 1982-2011
  • Ireland - 4 visits 1982-2010
  • Italy  / Vatican City - 8 visits 1982-2014
  • Netherlands - 8 visits 1982-2011
  • Spain - 12 visits 1989-2015
  • Switzerland - 6 visits 1982-2012
  • Turkey - 16 visits 2003-2017
  • United Kingdom - 22 visits 1982-2015
Latin American
  • Antigua - Visited 2013
  • Brazil - 7 visits in 2011-2017
  • Mexico - 8 visits 1983-2017
Greater Middle East / Africa
  • Egypt - visiting 2017
  • Iraq - 3 visits 2003-2005
  • Israel - 2 visits in 2004
  • Jordan - 2 visits 2004-2009
  • Kuwait - 2 visits 2003-2005
  • Palestinian Territories - visited 2004
  • Qatar - visited 2011
  • Saudi Arabia - United States Embassy - 2014-2015
  • Syria - visited 2004
  • South Africa - visited 2014
  • Turkey - 16 visits 2003-2017
  • UAE -3 visits 2007-2014