Monday April 25, 2022

Reception 5 PM - 6 PM

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

Tuesday April 26, 2022

Breakfast 8:30 - 9:30 AM Speaker Mr. Pete Mento TBA

Conference 9:30 - 12:30  Multiple panelists TBA including Cornelia Steinert LCB CCS AZS, Renee Boyette, Heather Dean, Mike Seibert and more

Golf Outing 1:30 - 6 PM includes box lunch 

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Pine Crest Inn 
50 Dogwood Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374

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Steve Posson - Past President 
North Carolina World Trade Association 
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North Carolina World Trade Association Annual Conference 2022 

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Covid-19 statement:

Considering the evolving nature of the outbreak, NCWTA postponed the Annual Conference until April 25th and 26th 2022.  Registration for 2021 event still valid in 2022.


North Carolina Growing International Trade
Monday Evening Reception and Dinner with Keynote Speaker: 

NC Secretary of State Elaine Marshall  

"Growing International Business with NC" 
WAKE UP & Enjoy Tuesday Breakfast with us including our speaker on "Economic outlook from the Federal Reserve"
Tuesday Morning education panels on key trade issues:
1. Factors to consider entering new international markets successfully.  Selling overseas profitably. 
2. Locate and evaluate new export sales contacts.
3. Efficient Trade Finance solutions with creative financing options that ensure payments.

4. Customs Compliance Q&A > duties and legal tariff mitigation strategies including FTZ operations.
5.  Expertise in tax considerations along with Foreign Direct Investment incentives.
6.  Finding and vetting new suppliers overseas.

Cornelia Steinert, LCB CCS AZS
Director of Foreign-Trade Zone Services John S. James Co., Norfolk VA USA
Proud recipient of the President's E-Award for Export Service  
Mark Boone - Managing Director Markus Group

Heather Dean, International Services leader, Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP 
Golf Outing Tuesday afternoon for those interested.
  NC Secretary of State Elaine Marshall