Pre and Post-Conference Working Sessions-June 19 & 22, 2012
American Conference Institute’s National Forum on Import Compliance and Enforcement, scheduled for June 20-21 in Washington, DC, is widely regarded as the premier industry benchmarking and networking event for import compliance professionals and international trade attorneys. Now in its 7th successful year, this highly anticipated event will provide attendees with practical insights on the latest customs and import compliance developments impacting their bottom lines.
The 2012 program is fully updated, and includes a new speaker line-up and session topics.
Attendees will benefit from a unique opportunity to hear from Ellen McClain (Deputy Assistant Secretary, Transborder Policy, U.S. Department of Homeland Security) on the National Strategy for Global Supply Chain Security.
New Keynote Speakers from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA):
■ Monika Brenner (Chief, Valuation & Special Programs Branch, CBP)
■ Alan Cohen (Senior Attorney, Penalties Branch, CBP)
■ Charles Steuart (Chief, IPR & Restricted Merchandise Branch, CBP)
■ Jeremy Baskin (Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, Regulations and Rulings, CBP)
■ Carlos Ochoa (Supervisory Program Manager, C-TPAT / Industry Partnership Programs, CBP)
■ Rich Halverson (National IPR Coordination Center, ICE)
■ Cindy Covell (Executive Director, Regulatory Audit, CBP)
■ Anne Maricich (Assistant Director-Trade-
■ Florence Constant (Chief, Partnership Programs Branch, CBP)
■ Cindy Allen (Executive Director for ACE Business, CBP)
■ Domenic Veneziano (Director, Division of Import Operations and Policy, FDA)
■ Susan Dyszel (ITDS Team Lead, CBP)
Audience members will also have an invaluable opportunity to ask their questions to Lori Gartner (Manager, Single Window Initiative, Canada Border Services Agency).
New industry speakers include: Target, 3M, Nike, Del Monte, Cardinal Health, Northrop Grumman, General Motors, Covidien, Tyco, Cisco, Hershey, FedEx, Boeing, U.S. Steel Corporation, DRS Technologies, A.N. Deringer, Williams-Sonoma, VAS Aero and Momentive.
For more information, please visit us online at http://www.americanconference.com/