Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from and network with trade trainers, trade promotion experts, trade practitioners, trade service providers, international organization representatives, government officials involved in international trade and fellow delegates from around the world!

Registration details:
Register for the forum on-line at Forum fee: US$ 495

Conference hotel:
Embassy Suites (part of the Hilton Group) - A block booking at preferential rates has been made for forum attendees.
Preferential forum accommodation rate: US$ 129 per day (inclusive of a breakfast buffet and airport transfers)
The booking code to receive the special forum rate is TTO. Reservations should be made directly with the hotel at:

Thereafter, the hotel’s daily rate increases to US$ 200.

What you can expect at this event...
Renowned US and international speakers covering a variety of salient and cutting edge international trade topics, such as:
• US Trade Complexities (Government and Private Sector Perspectives)
• Global Trends in International Trade - including a British trade expert’s perspective on ‘Brexit
and Beyond’
• Innovation in Trade Instruction (e.g. Sourcing global business knowledge, and the extensive
international trade resources available in a 1-Stop Web Portal)
• Specific Aspects of Global Trade, e.g.

- The use of trade data and big data to support international trade
- The effective use of Incoterms 2010 in sales contracts
- The customisation of export assistance - a 7-Step Export Enabler Programme
- Research into a macro-quality early warning system on imports & exports
- The Canadian experience of evolving the professional status of international traders
- Trading with Africa – why and how?
- Regulation & compliance in international trade from a banker’s perspective
and more....

• A welcome reception at West End Salvage, the forum venue
• Pre- and Post-forum business visits
• The grand finale of a Global Value Chain Case Competition involving students from around the
• An artisan show
• A Gala Dinner on the Friday night
and a
• A unique, post-forum, Saturday shopping experience at Amana Colonies! See you there!
Hosted by:
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA 50614
!!Note that the preferential rate expires on October 3rd!!

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