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Northeast Wisconsin International Business Network

Hours: 2.50 | Estimated Cost: $39.00

The Madison International Trade Association (MITA) and the North East Wisconsin International Business Network (NEWIBN) are teaming up together to tackle the issue of export compliance with a focus on agricultural, food and beverage products.

Gain knowledge about the latest and ever-changing export compliance laws, how to deal with shipments that get stuck at the port, common red tape concerns, and how to avoid costly penalties. Whether you are a manufacturer or agricultural producer asking “where do I start?” or looking for insights about export compliance management plans, audits and managing multiple FTA documents, this collaborative program between MITA and NEWIBN will be an exciting seminar located on the Fox Valley Technical College campus in Appleton.

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Discussion Topics

***Discover Asia: China and Beyond***

Regardless of your experience level in international business, chances are youve considered or are doing business in Asia. With continued negotiation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the importance of Asias markets and its billions of consumers continues to grow.

This session will specifically focus on the market opportunities, negotiating from a cultural and legal perspective, and first-hand accounts of overcoming the obstacles of doing business in China, Japan, Indonesia and Vietnam.

Join us for a dynamic panel discussion among experienced business practitioners active in Asia who will share their experiences and expertise in developing and executing a strategic approach to these important markets for Wisconsin companies.

Event Agenda

***11:00 AM 11:30 AM***

Registration and Networking

***11:30 AM 12:00 PM***


***12:00 PM 1:30 PM***


*Moderator:* Katy Sinnott


Julie Lee, China

Andy, Indonesia

Henry, Vietnam

***1:30 PM - 2:00 PM***

Q & A, Closing Remarks, Networking

Learn About
  • Turning challenges into opportunities
  • Where to export
  • Increasing your strategy and expanding your market
Benefits & Outcomes
  • First-hand knowledge
  • Learn how to be successful in international business
  • Gain networking and resource information
  • Hear from practitioners and learn from peers
Business and Industry Services

Fox Valley Technical College
Business & Industry Services
D. J. Bordini Center
5 N. Systems Drive
P.O. Box 2277
Appleton, WI 54912-2277
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P: 888-458-0449
P: 920-735-2525
F: 920-735-4771

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