This page is a listing of current & upcoming EIL events, in addition to our recorded webinars on various ecommerce topics.
Last Published: 5/15/2018
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Cross-Border eCommerce Events:

  • Seattle, WA  "10th Annual Pacific Northwest Export Control Conference"
    • If you do business outside this country or want to, this program is vital. export controls (ITAR/EAR) covers industries from software to arms sales, manufacturing to medical products. This two-day program is designed for the both the beginner and the advanced. There will also be an opportunity to set up private consultations with speakers. Seattle University School of Law is proud to co-sponsor this program with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Commercial Service. Topics include: Export License Process and Export Administration Regulations, Russian Hacking Case Study, Export Banking, Online Storefronts and so much more. Networking reception sponsored by Microsoft included.
    • July 25/26, 2018   |   Cost:  $195   |   Pre-Registration is Open  |   For More Information contact


  • London, United Kingdom "Infosecurity Europe 2018: Euro Chat Program"
    • Through the U.S. Commercial Service’s Euro Chat program at the Infosecurity Europe 2018 tradeshow, you will have the exclusive opportunity to present your products and/or services and business strategy to the in-country industry specialists who will provide you market conditions, product feedback, and information on trade opportunities during the meeting. Industry specialists from the following countries will be part of the Euro Chat panel: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Turkey, United Kingdom,  and European Union trade bloc.
    • June 5 - 7, 2018   |   Cost: FREE   |   U.S. companies attending Infosecurity Europe 2018 in London, UK are invited to register for the complimentary Euro Chat Program

Upcoming Cross-Border eCommerce Webinars:

  • "Europe's General Data Protection Regulation & EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Program" The U.S. Department of Commerce will host a webinar to provide American companies with a background on the GDPR and information on a compliance mechanism administered by the U.S. federal government. All U.S. companies who are exporting to the European Union either Business to Business or Business to Consumer, marketing to EU citizens, or addressing inquiries from EU citizens for their products or services must comply with EU data privacy rules regardless of their physical presence (or not) in the EU. The GDPR applies to all industry sectors.
    • May 22, 2018  12pm EST   |   Cost: $50   |  Register Here, or contact for questions

2018 Recorded eCommerce Webinars

  • "Learn about Digital Marketing and How to Increase Sales and Customer Leads"  (February) The eCommerce Innovation Lab (EIL) welcomes a special guest speaker, Mr. Robert Martinez, a digital coach with the “Accelerate with Google” program. Mr. Martinez  covers the basics of digital marketing in this one hour lunch & learn style program.  You’ll learn about digital marketing and how to increase sales and customer leads.
  • The Global eCommerce Opportunity: Are You Ready? (May)(Hosted by DHL Express) As part of their strategic partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service, DHL is moving forward to supporting export and import workshops such as today's webinar, where host Nemer Abohasen will cover emerging trends and the global opportunity, what customers are looking for, ecommerce case studies and summary, and free business resources available for the ecommerce sales channels.

2017 Recorded eCommerce Webinars

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