Annual Export Conference – May 21-22, Arlington, VA


Don’t Miss the Exporting Event of 2019!

* No other DEC Forum/Conference this Year *

NADEC Annual Export Conference brings together the distinguished speakers, business leaders, high ranking U.S. and foreign government officers, exporters, service providers, and trade promotion agencies to discuss the latest news and updates on the Trade Policy, Export Market Opportunities, and Challenges on focused sectors and regions.

Open to All Exporters and Business Leaders!

Join us at this unique conference where you will have the opportunity to

  • Listen to the business leaders and exporters in break-out sessions and exciting panels on the Trade Policy, Global Market Review, Export Opportunities and Challenges, and DEC Management Best practices
  • Experience speed-networking with the other exporters, and
  • Discuss specific concerns and challenges with the experts in table topic discussions

Keynote Speakers

  • Gilbert Kaplan, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Ambassador CJ Mahoney, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative
  • Barbara Humpton, CEO, Siemens Corporation
  • Spencer Bachus, Member,Board of Directors, EXIM Bank of the U.S.
  • Andrea Gacki, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), U.S. Department of the Treasury

Focus sectors this year include:

  • Emerging Industries: Artificial Intelligence, Smart Buildings and Infrastructure, and Internet-of-Things
  • Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals
  • Aerospace
  • Export of Education Services

Speakers and Panelists

  • Senior Executives and Representatives of the Large, Medium, and Small Size Businesses
  • Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
  • Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security
  • U.S. Trade Representative
  • EXIM Bank
  • Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Industry Trade Advisory Committee Members
  • U.S.- Foreign Country Business Councils
  • District Export Councils
  • Trade Promotion Agencies

$149-$289 after March 31, 2019.



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Our Sponsors

Agenda Overview

Trade Policy Track

  • BIS Export Controls Update
  • OFAC Economic Sanctions Update
  • EXIM Bank and Financing Your Exports
  • US-Mexico-Canada Agreement
  • UK and EU Free Trade Agreements
  • Cyber Security and IP Protection
  • Indo-Pacific Policy Update

Export Opportunities and Challenges Track

  • Exporting in Emerging Industries: AI, Smart systems & buildings, IoT
  • Global Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Outlook
  • Global Aerospace Outlook
  • International Education: Challenges and Opportunities for US Higher Education System
  • Supply Chain and Export Market Optimization

Global Markets Track

  • Emerging Markets: Catch the Wind in Indonesia, South Africa, Turkey
  • One World, Two Trading Systems with China
  • Doing Business Where Others Don’t Dare: Russia, Cuba, Venezuela

DEC Management Practices

  • Export Training Best Practices
  • Tough Mission: Increasing Member Engagement
  • DEC Funding and Legal Issues

Table Topic Discussions

  • China- What’s Next
  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Western Hemisphere
  • IndoPacific
  • 232/301 Investigations
  • Enforcement & Compliance- Anti Dumping and CVD
  • Supply Chain
  • EXIM Bank


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