Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM CST
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Naperville Marriott Hotel 
1801 N. Naper Blvd.
Naperville, IL 60563

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Kimberly McNamara 
Illinois Manufacturers' Association 

2018 IMA Trade Symposium - Naperville 

Join us for the IMA's inaugural Trade Symposium. Get your questions answered on the following topics:
  • Latest News on the NAFTA Renegotiations
  • Brexit & the Impact on U.S. Manufacturers
  • Successfully Exporting to Asia
  • The Status and Use of the Interest Charge-Domestic International Sales Corps (IC-DISC)

Featured Speakers & Panelists:

Richard Paullin, Executive Director, International Trade Association of Greater Chicago. With over 30 years of experience in international trade starting with the Association of Chicago Commerce & Industry and in his current position, Paullin provides expertise in trade impacting small and medium enterprises across the Chicagoland area. 

Kevin Williams, Clark Hill PLC, International Trade Law Practice Group. Williams has over 30 years experience dealing with issues relating to governmental regulations affecting the movment of commercial goods across borders.  He also serves as a subject matter liasion to a member of the US Trade Representative's Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. 

John Crouch, Director, Global Trade & Supply Chain Solutions, Bank of America N.A. Crouch advises middle market clients on traditional Trade Finance and global working capital solutions.

Helen Kim, Business Banking Senior Relationship Manager, Bank of America N.A., Kim is active with the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, the IMA and the Korea Trading Agency, K-Club.

Andrew D. Klemens, Partner, BKD LLP. Klemens has extensive working knowledge of the IC-DISC and how it can benefit companies that engage in trade and exporting. He will also provide a status on the IC-DISC as it applies to proposed tax law.  

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