As a public service, the ITA/GC publishes a listing of international
business events. The calendar is distributed to over 5,000 ITA/GC members
and non-members. The Calendar is a collaborative effort among the
International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC), the Illinois
Trade Office (ITO) of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic
Opportunity (DCEO), and the Illinois District Export Council (IDEC) on
behalf of The U.S. Export Assistance Center/Chicago (USEAC). Inclusion of an
event does not imply endorsement by any of the sponsoring organizations.
Download the Calendar in PDF format (Last Updated 03/10)
Mar. 11 IMPORT COMPLIANCE MANUALS
Webinar, sponsored by Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., will provide importers and customs brokers with extra motivation to put their day-to-day procedures in writing once and for all. 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. CDT. Fee: $200 (1.5 CCS credits). For information & registration, please see: www.strtrade.com/events-Import-Compliance-Manuals-Webinar-031114.html.
Mar. 11 BEGINNING STEPS TO EXPORTING - SCHEDULE B CODES AND TARIFF DATA
Webinar, sponsored by the U.S. Commercial Service, will demonstrate how to identify Schedule B codes using the Census Bureau Tools to search and validate the correct code for your product. You will also learn about the free tools available to determine the import tariff for your product in a given export market and how to use these tools. 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. CST. Fee: $10. For information & registration, please see: http://export.gov/eac/show_detail_trade_events.asp?EventID=34836&InputType=EVENT.
Mar. 11 PRODUCT PRICING AND CURRENCY STRATEGIES FOR INTERNATIONAL MARKETS
Luncheon program sponsored by the Madison International Trade Association with BMO Capital Markets, CIBER & ME Dey Import & Export Services. Speakers include Ken Wasylik, Managing Partner, EM Wasylik & Associates, and Gregory Charlesworth, Managing Director, BMO Capital Markets. 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Madison Marriott West, 1313 John Q Hammons Drive, Middleton, WI. MITA Members - $25; Non-members - $40. For information & registration, please see: http://mitatrade.org/events/details/product-pricing-and-currency-strategies-for-international-markets.