The Bureau of Industry and Security

Outreach and Educational Services Division

Cosponsored by: North Louisiana Economic Partnership

"Complying with U.S. Export Controls"

September 18-19, 2013

Shreveport Convention Center Shreveport, LA


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; an overview of the Export Management and Compliance Program (EMCP) concepts; 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 Census will participate in certain programs.

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 Shreveport Convention Center, 400 Caddo Street, Shreveport, LA 71101. Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 7:30am on September 18, 2013. The program will begin at 8:30am and end at 4:30pm on both days.


A special conference rate of $105 plus tax (single/double) room has been arranged with the Hilton Shreveport, 104 Market Street, Shreveport, LA 71101. (318) 698-0536. Please mention NLEP to receive the special conference rates. Rates are good through September 3, 2013.


The registration fee for the "Complying with U.S. Export Controls" is $435.00 per person. The fee includes continental breakfasts, coffee breaks, lunches and materials for the entire seminar. Registration fees are nonrefundable after September 11, 2013. Substitutions may be made at any time. For additional information, please contact Diane Rasberry This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To guarantee placement for the BIS seminar: Complete the form and fax it to (318) 387-8529. If registering and paying by check, make your check payable to North Louisiana Economic Partnership and mail to 415 Texas Street, Suite 320, Shreveport, LA 71101.

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 by email.



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