Export Documentation Basics Seminar w/ GDPR

October 9, 2018   |   By: Jackie Valliere

Categories: Upcoming Events   |  

Wednesday, November 14th

Manchester Community College | 60 Bidwell Street, Manchester


Please join the U.S. Department of Commerce, CT District Export Council, Connecticut Small Business Development Center, Manchester Community College, Stronger International, Inc.University of Hartford Women’s Business Center, and UConn (CIBER) for a seminar on export documentation and a GDPR briefing.

This seminar will help Connecticut firms learn how to prepare, process and navigate export documentation. This workshop will focus on the principal documents required for exports shipments. It will also include some tips on how to navigate export.gov and find useful information. The understanding of the various types of export documents and how they are used has helped many companies streamline their internal processes, simplifying the export process, and leading to increased profits.

Seminar Components:

-Export Documents and Export Compliance, their function and preparation; terminology; resources available to exporters

-Common problems with preparation and processing of export documents

-Mechanics of the export process; working with export service providers

-Navigating Export.gov Resources

This seminar will also include a lunch & learn session:

GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation briefing, What You Need To Know?

Why care about a law passed in the EU
Who is protected by the GDPR
What is protected by the GDPR
Your organization’s risk assessment
12 steps to compliance
The potential consequences of non-compliance
GDPR Impact – what has changed since implementation


Robert Gresham, RJ Gresham Associates LLC (Moderator)
Jose A.P. Abrantes, Global Trade Compliance Manager, OFS
Deb McFadden, Director of Business Development, Stronger International

Questions? Contact: Anthony.Sargis@trade.gov

Register here!

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