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Event 

Title:
Global Connect: Arlington Trade Finance Seminar
When:
June 30 2014  8.00am
Where:
Arlington Economic Development - Arlington
Category:
FCIB Live Events

Description

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A Must-Attend Event for All Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia and Pennsylvania Area Businesses, Especially Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, That Are Interested in Entering, Growing and Succeeding in Global Markets.   

  • A Major Networking Occasion for Financial Institution Professionals Seeking to Expand Their Client Base by Supporting Regional Exports
  • A Great Learning Opportunity for Students Interested in International Trade and Global Business
  • Offered in Support of the Advancement of U.S. Hispanic and Other Minority-Owned Businesses in Global Markets

Learn about

  • How to Get Paid from Your Export Sales
  • How to Export and Get Paid in Foreign Currencies
  • Export Assistance Resources and U.S. Government Export Financing Programs
  • U.S. Export Opportunities in Latin America
  • Global Business Development Resources for U.S. Hispanic and Other Minority-Owned Businesses

Registration

  • FREE for everyone
  • A webcast and conference call will be available to those who cannot participate in person
  • Limited Seating
  • Online pre-registration is required for all participants who wish to attend this seminar. As both in-person seating and webcast capability are limited, registration will be closed once capacity is reached
  • Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided for all registered attendees

Time

8:00am - 2:00pm EST

Arlington Economic Development Directions

Presentations pdf icon

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION PRESENTED BY YUKI FUJIYAMA

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY MARTA CHACON

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY  ANGELA FRANCO

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY SANDRA COLLAZO

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY AARON MILLER

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY MICHAEL IMGARTEN

TIMOTHY DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY MCCARTHY

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY AMY SAHM

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY BARBARA WOJCIK-BETANCOURT

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY MICHAEL JACKSON

DOWNLOAD PRESENTATIONS PRESENTED BY JULIE CLOWES

Agenda

Monday, June 30

8:00 am

Registration

Continental Breakfast – Sponsored by TD Bank – Gold Level Sponsor

8:45 am

Opening Remarks by the Master of Ceremonies

Yuki Fujiyama, ICCE, Trade Finance Specialist
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce

Welcoming Remarks

Christina Winn, Executive Business Development Manager
Arlington Economic Development

Marta Chacon, Director - The Americas
FCIB (Finance, Credit and International Business Association)

John Saylor, Chairman
Virginia & Washington, D.C. District Export Council
Director of Government Relations and Senior Project Manager
Blacklin Associates

Angela Franco, President & CEO
Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

9:00 am

Export Assistance Programs and Resources:Going Global Is Easier than You May Think!

Sandra Collazo, Senior International Trade Specialist
Northern Virginia U.S. Export Assistance Center, U.S. Department of Commerce

Aaron Miller, International Trade Specialist
Virginia Small Business Development Center Network

9:15 am

Local Export Success Story: A True Inspiration for Those Considering Going Global

Michael Imgarten, President
United Source One

9:30 am

Methods of Payment in International Trade: Learn How to Get Paid from Export Sales

Timothy McCarthy, Vice President
TD Bank

10:00 am

Foreign Exchange Risk Management: Learn How to Export and Get Paid in Foreign Currencies

Amy Sahm, Senior Vice President
Fulton Bank/Fulton International Group

Federico Manno, Vice President
Fulton Bank

10:30 am

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 am

U.S. Government Export Financing Programs: Best Kept Secrets in the U.S. Government

Barbara Wόjcik-Betancourt, Ph.D., Senior International Economist, Export Credit Programs Foreign Agricultural Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Michael Jackson, Director, City/State Partners & Small Business Training
U.S. Export-Import Bank

Julie Clowes, Deputy District Director, Washington Metropolitan Area District Office
U.S. Small Business Administration

11:45 am

Resources for Hispanic and Other Minority-Owned Firms: Export Opportunities in Latin America!

Michael Bing, Director
MBDA Business Center Washington, DC

Angela Franco, President & CEO
Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Judy Lao, International Trade Specialist, Office of South America
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce

12:15 pm

Luncheon Keynotes – Sponsored by Fulton Bank/Fulton International Group – Platinum Level Sponsor

Ted Dean, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services
International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce

1:00 pm

Trade Finance Education and Resources: Advance Your Knowledge to Succeed in Global Markets!

Marta Chacon, Director - The Americas
FCIB (Finance, Credit and International Business Association)

1:15 pm

Q&A and Networking with Speakers and Participating Organization Representatives

  • Arlington Economic Development
  • FCIB (Finance, Credit and International Business Association)
  • NACM (National Association of Credit Management)
  • Virginia & Washington, D.C. District Export Council
  • Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Virginia Small Business Development Center Network
  • Fulton Bank/Fulton International Group
  • TD Bank
  • International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Northern Virginia U.S. Export Assistance Center
  • Minority Business Development Agency, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • MBDA Business Center Washington, DC
  • U.S. Export-Import Bank
  • U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Foreign Agricultural Service/U.S. Department of Agriculture

2:00 pm

Seminar Adjourns

EARN ICEUs

This event has approved ICEU points, which count toward ICCE accreditation/recertification. Participants will receive (3) education and (2) participation points for their involvement.

Sponsored and Presented by

Arlington Economic Development

FCIB – Finance, Credit & International Business Association

NACM – National Association of Credit Management

Virginia & Washington, D.C. District Export Council

Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Virginia Small Business Development Center Network

Fulton Bank/Fulton International Group – Platinum Level Sponsor

TD Bank – Gold Level Sponsor

 

In partnership with

U.S. Department of Commerce

(International Trade Administration, U.S. Commercial Services Virginia, Minority Business Development Agency, MBDA Business Center Washington DC), Ex-Im Bank, SBA, and USDA/Foreign Agricultural Service.

Director, City/State Partners & Small Business Training

Venue

Venue:
Arlington Economic Development   -   Website
Street:
1100 North Glebe Road, Suite 1500
ZIP:
22201
City:
Arlington
State:
Virginia
Country:
Country: us