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Export University: Export 301

May 10, 2016

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Join us for the third and final session designed for executives responsible for developing and adjusting the strategic direction of an exporting firm. Participation in the previous two workshops is not necessary! Course topics include product adaptation, competitive positioning, website optimization and digital strategy. This is your chance to hear from experienced exporters and gain practical insight on improving your export strategy!

To register, please visit the event’s registration website, or for more information, visit the event flyer.

17th Annual International Trade Conference (Save the Date!)

May 18, 2016

World Trade Center Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Do you want to find out what the current topics surrounding international trade are? If so, join the World Trade Center Harrisburg during their 17th annual International Trade Conference. This conference will serve as an excellent platform for presentations and discussions on exporting strategies. During the conference there will be breakout sessions with various guest speakers who have experience in international trade. Also, a luncheon program will take place with a panel of World Trade Center members sharing their stories of successful export ventures while also conducting a Q&A with the audience.

For more information please visit the World Trade Center Harrisburg events webpage.

AIA Convention 2016

May 19-21, 2016

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA

AIA Convention 2016 is one of the largest and most exciting annual events for architects and design professionals in the U.S. The people, ideas, environment, and setting of the event, come together for an unforgettable experience that comes just once a year. Join the convention to earn a year’s worth of continuing education credits with the latest from leading experts on topics including resiliency, business management, ADA compliance, LEED, green building, design and health, and more.  

For more information or to register, please visit the AIA website.

Forex: Global Currency Exchange

May 20, 2016

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana, Newark, DE

World Trade Center Delaware brings you access to market-leading foreign exchange services at preferred rates through the scale and power of our global WTCA Network. If you have foreign vendors, customers, subsidiaries or employees and send or receive funds in foreign currencies, we invite you to join us on May 20th to learn how you can save up to 80% per transaction through better exchange rates. In order to help reduce your cost of business, World Trade Center Delaware is now providing access to foreign currency exchange services with NO transaction fees through the purchasing power of our global WTC network.

For more information and registration, please check out the event flyer!

Automated Export System Seminar

June 7, 2016

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

How well do you know the Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) and Automated Export System (AES)? Are you up to date on recent clarifications? Do you understand how to classify your commodities? This export compliance seminar is a one day program that will bring together experts from the Department of Commerce to provide training on export filing requirements. All those involved in the export process such as U.S Principal Parties in Interest including Manufacturers and Supplies, Export Compliance Managers, Freight Forwarders, Exporting Carriers, Consolidators, and U.S Customs Brokers should plan to attend this valuable event. Key seminar highlights will include: transition to ACE portal, avoiding common penalties, identifying red flags, overview of export classification numbers, and more.

To register or for more information, please visit the registration website or check out the event flyer!

South Korea Trade Mission

June 13-17, 2016

South Korea

Please join Global Delaware in hosting their South Korea Trade Mission from June 13-17. During this trade mission there will be business meetings conducted with distributors, agents and customers in South Korea- all arranged by Delaware’s domestic trade representative. Prior to the trade mission there will be a preparation session including an in-country briefing by State of Delaware’s South Korean trade representative. If your business operates within the State of Delaware and meets qualifying criteria you are encouraged to participate in this informative and rewarding event.

For more information, please check out the South Korea Mission flyer.

Trade Winds- Latin America

September 6-13, 2016

Chile, Mexico, Bolivia, Paraguay, Peru, Argentina, and Uruguay

The U.S Commercial Service’s 2016 Trade Winds program will be hosting a business development trade mission and conference for U.S. companies looking to seize opportunities in Latin American countries. Hosted in Chile, Trade Winds will feature a Latin American business forum consisting of regional and industry specific conference sessions as well as pre-arranged consultations with senior U.S diplomats representing commercial markets from 22 Western Hemisphere countries. Business-to-business matchmaking meetings will also be offered. Additional trade mission stops will give participants the opportunity to conduct customized business-to-business meetings with pre-screened firms in several other markets including Mexico, Bolivia, Paraguay, Peru, Argentina, and Uruguay.

To find out more information or to register, please visit the Trade Winds-Latin America webpage.

ExportTech: Fast Track to Developing Strategies for International Sales

October, November, December, 2016

Delaware Technical Community College, Newark, DE

ExporTech in Delaware is organized by DEMEP in conjunction with the US Commercial Service, Philadelphia. The program’s small workshop size and customized format focuses on merging strategy with results. Throughout the program, local experts knowledgeable in all aspects of exporting are brought in to provide information and guidance and enable companies to accelerate their growth plan and speed to market. ExporTech’s customized agenda and small group discussion format ensure that companies walk away with information and guidance that specifically applies to their business. In the final work session, a panel of experienced international businesspeople reviews and provides feedback on each participating company’s export growth plan.

For more information, please contact James Jones at (302) 283-3135 or jjones@demep.org .

ExporTech: Fast track to Developing Strategies for International Sales

Fall 2016

Philadelphia, PA

Join the Delaware Valley Industrial Resource Center (DVIRC) in this 3 day program designed to help companies develop and execute their own international growth plan. The program’s small workshop size and customized format focuses on merging strategy with results. Throughout the program, local experts knowledgeable in all aspects of exporting are brought in to provide information and guidance and enable companies to accelerate their growth plan and speed to market. ExporTech’s customized agenda and small group discussion format ensure that companies walk away with information and guidance that specifically applies to their business. In the final work session, a panel of experienced international businesspeople reviews and provides feedback on each participating company’s export growth plan.

For more information or to register, please contact Jeff Gossner at jgossner@DVIRC.org or check out the ExporTech flyer!



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