October 2015

Annual U.S. CBP Trade Symposium is Quickly Approaching


Don’t miss your chance to attend the U.S. Customs and Border Protection 2015 East Coast Trade Symposium that will be held from November 4th-5th, at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.  

This year’s symposium, Transforming Global Trade, features presentations by distinguished guests, like CBP Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske and CBP Deputy Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan, whom will deliver the keynote addresses.

The agenda for the two-day event is action packed as always, full of presentations, keynote addresses, and break-out sessions (in addition to terrific networking). Topics this year will include:

  • The United StatesSingle Window: Border Reimagined 
  • Trade Facilitation Agreement: Opportunities and Responsibilities of Trade
  • North American Perspective: A Customs View
  • Global Supply Chain: U.S.Customs and Border Protection Perspective
More information about the November 2015 East Coast Trade Symposium is available here.   You can also get a take a quick look at CBP’s past symposiums.  Register Online for the  Transforming Global Trade symposium now! 

Five Day TRADE Conference in Fort Lauderdale

FITCEWhether you’re a new business that wants to connect with import and export experts, or an existing business that wants to expand its activity across the globe, you do not want to miss the Florida International Trade & Cultural Expo (“FITCE”).

FITCE is a five-day event that is held October 12th to 16th at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center. World leaders, high level networking, business opportunities and expert panelists are just some of the reasons to attend FITCE.
Attendees will be able to sell their products and services to over 30 countries, meet trade commissioners, and learn inside information on how to successfully import and export. Each day will feature partners, professionals, and dignitaries who are leading the way to help ensure South Florida is THE place to do business.   Here are just a few of the leaders that will be at FITCE:  

  • Leonel Fernandez, Former President of Dominican Republic
  • Jorge Quiroga, Former President of Bolivia
  • Jerry Naumoff, Macedonia Minister of Foreign Direct Investment
  • Pancrace Boongo Nkoy, Democratic Republic of Congo Minister of Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Chet Greene, Antigua Minister of Industry, Trade & Commerce
  • Marco Midence, Honduras Minister of Technology & Communications
  • Carlos Lopez Cantera, Lieutenant Governor of Florida

In addition to connecting with these former Presidents, Ministers, and Dignitaries, I will lead a panel to discuss the top […]

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