In cooperation with the US Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC), The Bureau of Industry and Security periodically collaborates to conduct seminars examining the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). This full-day program is designed for those who export (or temporarily import) defense articles, defense services, or technical data. This is a basic/introductory level program intended to enhance participants’ understanding of the role of the DDTC in licensing exports (and temporary imports) of technical data, defense articles, and defense services covered by the United States Munitions List (USML). Specific topics to be covered will include an overview of DDTC; commodity jurisdiction; registration and eligibility; license preparation; license review process; agreements preparation; ITAR exemptions and compliance.
About the Instructors
The instructors are export policy and licensing specialists from the Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) in Washington, D. C. The instructors will be available throughout the seminar to answer your questions.
The program will be held at the Crowne Plaza San Jose-Silicon Valley, 777 Bellew Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035. Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. on September 14, 2012. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. on September 14, 2012.
Please make your reservations directly with the hotel by calling (888) 233-9527 or click here to register online. Mention the group name "Professional Association of Exporters and Importers" to receive the special conference rate of $159.00. The “PAEI” discounted rate is available until August 22, 2012. After August 22, 2012, the room rate will increase to $199.00 per night. Complimentary shuttle transportation to and from the San Jose International Airport and complimentary parking at the Crowne Plaza Hotel is available.
In addition to the PAEI processing fee, the registration fee for this one day seminar is $325.00 per person which includes breakfast, lunch, breaks and training materials. All registrations for this event must be paid in advance and processed using a credit card online. No telephone, fax, nor checks will be accepted for registration. The last day to register is Friday, August 31, 2012. The registration fee is nonrefundable after August 31, 2012. PAEI Tax ID#:680117035. Click here to register. For registration questions, please contact Wanda Gilmore by email or (408) 532-7234.
For more information or questions on the topics to be covered, please call the BIS Western Regional Office at (949) 660-0144 or (408) 998-8806 or by email