The U.S. Commercial Service in Wichita, Kansas organizes and supports conferences, seminars, and events to educate our clients and promote international trade. Our goal is to help local U.S. exporters sell globally. A sampling of our events includes:
By organizing trade missions and educational seminars; providing matching or export counseling services at trade shows; and recruiting buyer delegations to U.S. trade shows, the U.S. Government helps U.S. exporters expand global sales at trade events.
UPCOMING EVENTS & TRAININGS:
September 15 – INCOTERMS – Mastering the Language of Global Trade
Join us over lunch from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Tuesday, September 15 as featured speaker, Jay Devers, Managing Partner, Bestway International/Hellman Worldwide Logistics provides background and an overview on INCOTERMS. He will discuss new developments and revisions. As well as the latest efforts to align sales and transport contracts and lead a question and answer session with attendees.
When: September 15 – 11:00am – 1:00pm
For more details and to register, visit: https://emenuapps.ita.doc.gov/ePublic/event/editWebReg.do?SmartCode=5Q8F
September 23 – Export to Europe: Six Steps to Success
Boost you knowledge on CE Marking and join Kansas Global and NCEE Labs for an informative class on CE Marking, a 6 step process on how to export products to Europe. This class will outline and explain what is required when bringing a product into Europe. Don’t miss this great opportunity to get acquainted with CE Marking requirements
When: September 23 – Registration @ 8:30am / Program 9:00am – 12:00pm
Where: WSU Metroplex, Room 138
5015 East 29 St. N
Wichita, KS 67220.
For more details and to register: www.kansasglobal.org
Discover Global Markets: Business Forum Series
When/Where: October 8 – 9 / Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
Explore the e-commerce and digital strategies most important to American product and service exporters. Pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from The Baltics, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, Eastern Europe, European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Nigeria, The Nordics, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, UAE, The United Kingdom.
Discover Global Markets: Pacific Rim Consumers
Capturing Export Opportunities from Seoul to Santiago
When/Where: October 29 – 30 / Orange County, CA
Learn what consumers are buying, and how to sell to them. Pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from Australia, Burma, China, India, Japan, Southeast Asia, South Korea, Central America, Colombia, Chile, Canada, Mexico
For more details and to register: http://www.export.gov/discoverglobalmarkets/
UPCOMING Webinars From the U.S. Commercial Service
Title: Vetting Your International Business Partners
When: Wednesday, August 5
Time: 1:00pm Central
Register online: http://1.usa.gov/1S3y86d
Identifying a credible business partner is one of the most challenging issues a company faces when engaging in international business. Not conducting the proper vetting process and dealing with the wrong party can bring about possibly devastating consequences to you and your business. Join us for this presentation from John Leonard, Senior Manager Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, and learn about the different considerations and the processes you and your company can employ in order to mitigate your risk and successfully engage with the right partner overseas.
Title: Opportunities for Construction & Building Products in Mexico
When: Thursday, August 6
Time: 12pm Central
The U.S. Commercial Service is hosting this webinar to highlight the National Infrastructure Plan of Mexico, and opportunities in Mexico for U.S. suppliers of construction materials and equipment, building products, and tools.
Title: German Healthcare Market and Reimbursement
When: Monday, August 24
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm Central
THIS WEBINAR WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING: German Healthcare Market, Reimbursement in the German Healthcare System, Czech market and information on MEDICA 2015.
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