The Bureau of Industry and Security

Outreach and Educational Services Division

Cosponsored by: World Trade Center-Kentucky

Complying with U.S. Export Controls

September 12-13, 2017

The Brown Hotel

Louisville, KY

Complying with U.S. Export Controls

The two-day program is led by BIS's professional counseling staff and provides an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements on commercial goods. We will focus on what items and activities are subject to the EAR; steps to take to determine the export licensing requirements for your item; how to determine your export control classification number (ECCN); when you can export or reexport without applying for a license; export clearance procedures and record keeping requirements; and real life examples in applying this information. Presenters will conduct a number of "hands-on" exercises that will prepare you to apply the regulations to your own company's export activities. This program is well suited for those who need a comprehensive understanding of their obligations under the EAR. Technical, policy, and enforcement professionals from BIS, as well as specialists from other agencies such as the Bureau of the Census, will participate.

About the Instructors

The instructors are experienced export policy specialists, engineers, and enforcement personnel from BIS's Washington, D.C. headquarters and field offices, as well as representatives from other U.S. government agencies as appropriate. The instructors will be available throughout the seminar to answer your questions on how the export regulations affect the export activities of your organization or client.


The program will be held at The Brown Hotel, 335 West Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202. Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. on September 12, 2017. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m.


A special conference room rate of $121 plus tax (single/double), has been arranged with The Brown Hotel, 335 West Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202, telephone (502) 583-1234 or 1-888-888-5252. Please mention “World Trade Center-Kentucky” to receive the special conference rate. Rates are only good through August 27, 2017.


The registration fee for the Complying with U.S. Export Controls seminar is $540 per person. The fee includes continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, lunches and materials for the entire seminar. Fee is not refundable after September 7, 2017. Substitutions may be made. To guarantee placement for the BIS seminar: Click here to register.


Other Questions?

For more information or questions on the topics to be covered, please call BIS's Outreach and Educational Services Division at (202) 482-6031 or contact us by email.


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