Monday April 6, 2020  

Reception 5 PM - 6 PM

Dinner 6 PM - 8 PM Keynote Speaker NC Secretary of State Elaina Marshall

Tuesday April 7, 2020 Breakfast 8:30 - 9:30 AM Speaker Mr. Pete Mento

Conference 9:30 - 12:30  Multiple panelists including Shiau Yen Chin-Dennis, Cornelia Steinert LCB CCS AZS, and more

Golf Outing 1:30 - 6 PM includes box lunch 

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Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club | Southern Pines, NC 
1010 Midland Rd,
Southern Pines, NC 28387

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Steve Posson - President 
North Carolina World Trade Association 

North Carolina World Trade Association Annual Conference 2020 

Building Bridges for NC World Trade

North Carolina World Trade Association Annual Conference includes reception drinks and dinner with NC Secretary of State Elaine Marshall Keynote Speaker on the topic International Trade Growing with NC. Breakfast with renowned global trade expert and humorist Pete Mento. Morning conference on trade issues with World Class panelists including Shiau Yen Chin-Dennis.  She is Managing Partner of Global Law Firm K&L Gates on topic of International Market Entry and How to Get Paid

Golf Outing Tuesday afternoon.

More Information on topics being covered by our experts:

1. Factors to consider when entering new international markets.

2. Efficient international banking solutions with creative financing options to ensure payments.

3. Customs duties and legal tariff mitigation strategies including FTZ operations for imports.

4. Expertise in tax considerations along with Foreign Direct Investment incentives.

5. IP Protection and other legal considerations.  Do you really need a lawyer?

6. INCOTERMS 2020 - What is new that you need to know?