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.
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Dec. 9 TARIFF CLASSIFICATION
Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will demonstrate how to choose the correct Harmonized Tariff Number for imports and exports, and to make sure HTS numbers are correct. Topics include: Harmonized System Convention; Overview of Harmonized Tariff Schedule of U.S.; The Export Schedule B; Classification Process; Extrinsic Interpretive Aids; Duty Determination; General Notes; Mechanics of Classification. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST. Fee: $495 (by November 9; $545 thereafter). For information & registration, please see: www.globaltrainingcenter.com/webinars/tariff-classification.
Dec. 9 SHOT SHOW 2014 AND THE INTERNATIONAL BUYER PROGRAM: MAXIMIZE YOUR OPPORTUNITY
Webinar, sponsored by the U.S. Commercial Service, will provide an overview of the International Buyer Program (IBP) from the U.S. Department of Commerce/U.S. Commercial Service, offered during the SHOT Show 2014 event in Las Vegas January 14-17, 2014. 12:00 p.m. CST. No charge; advance registration required. For information & registration, please see: http://export.gov/eac/show_detail_trade_events.asp?EventID=34783&InputType=EVENT.
Dec. 9 STUDY ILLINOIS INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION CONSORTIUM ANNUAL MEETING
Tenth Anniversary Annual Meeting sponsored by the Study Illinois International Education Consortium. Presentation by Dr. Pia Wood, Associate Provost and Director, Center for International Education, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and former board member of the American International Recruitment Council. 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. SI Members - $25; Non-members - $35. For information & registration, please e-mail: email@example.com.