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May. 12  TRADE AND GEOPOLITICS IN 2021 AND BEYOND: FROM FISH TO CHIPS  More

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May. 12  MSAS AND SHIPPER CONTRACTS: STRENGTHEN YOUR POSITION & PROFITABILITY  More

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May. 20  CHANGING EUROPEAN MARKETS – HOW BREXIT IMPACTS THE EU AND UK BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTS  More

May. 27  INCOTERMS® 2020 RULES  More

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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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May. 12  LETTERS OF CREDIT

Webinar, sponsored by the Global Training Center, will cover: Irrevocable Letters of Credit; Confirmed Irrevocable Letters of Credit; Revocable Letters of Credit; Standby Letters of Credit; Transferable Letters of Credit; Revolving Letters of Credit; Avoiding documentary discrepancies. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CDT. Fee: $595.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.globaltrainingcenter.com/event/letters-of-credit-webinar-4/.

May. 12  TRADE AND GEOPOLITICS IN 2021 AND BEYOND: FROM FISH TO CHIPS

Webinar sponsored by the British-American Business Council London in association with AIG Global Trade. Speakers include: Anthony Baldwin, CEO, AIG UK; Rem Korteweg, Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Institute; David Henig, Director, UK Trade Policy Project, European Centre for International Political Economy; Marianne Schneider-Petsinger, Senior Research Fellow, US and the Americas Programme, Chatham House; Jeffrey J. Schott, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; Kelly Ann Shaw, Partner, International Trade and Investment, Hogan Lovells; Duncan Edwards (Moderator), CEO, British American Business. 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. CDT. No fee; advance registration required.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.babinc.org/trade-and-geopolitics-2021-aig/.

May. 12  THE SILVER LINING

(Virtual) World Trade Day 2021 sponsored by the Kansas City International Steering Committee and World Trade Day Kansas City. Panelists include: John E. Simmons, Regional Senior Commercial Officer for the Andes and Central America, U.S. Embassy Bogotá; Dr. Carlos Ronderos, Professor, Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Bogotá, Colombia; Gwendoline Leuteria, Managing Director, Gwen Inspires and MpowerMEN, Curaçao; Iveth Jalinsky, Founder & CEO, Green Resources Consulting; Chris Vering, President & CEO, Knit0Rite; Neelima Parasker, President & CEO, SnapIT Solutions. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CDT. No fee; advance registration required.

For information & registration, please see:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qZkVbIMxfduGMQkHJr5atMvIVD6UV8_L/view.




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