The Bureau of Industry and Security Opens Registration for

29th Annual Update Conference


Preeminent Export Control Policy Event Set for October 31-November 2


WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) today opened registration for its 29th annual Update Conference on Export Controls and Policy which will take place in Washington, D.C. from October 31 to November 2. Over 1000 U.S. and foreign company representatives, diplomats, academics and U.S. government officials are expected to attend.


“The BIS Update Conference presents an extraordinary opportunity for the export control community to learn about the latest U.S. policy developments under Export Control Reform and continue to enhance the strong partnership between BIS and America’s exporters,” said Under Secretary of Commerce Eric L. Hirschhorn.


Additional information on registration and the conference program is available at


For additional information on Update 2016, please contact the BIS Outreach and Educational Services Division at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (202) 482‑6031.




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