Automated Export System Seminar and Workshop
Provide accurate data and avoid costly penalties and seizures

Can you answer the following?

  • Are you aware of the new requirements being implemented on April 5th, 2014?
  • What are your legal responsibilities for the accuracy of the Electronic Export Information (EEI) even if you use a freight forwarder?
  • How do export regulations affect your business?
  • What is the Automated Export System (AES) and how do you report your export information?
  • Do you know how to comply with the Bureau of Industry and Security’s (BIS) Export Administration Regulations?
  • Does your product require a license?

The Automated Export Compliance Seminar is an all-day program, followed by a half-day workshop, where experts from the Department of Commerce will provide training on export filing requirements. The U.S. Commercial Service Philadelphia, is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau and Temple University’s Fox School of Business to bring you the following two programs:


June 17, 2014: One Day Seminar - The Census Bureau and port officers from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offer an engaging full day of learning. As of April 5, 2014, new export requirements will be implemented that amend the regulations published in 2008. Census Bureau experts will cover these new regulations and filing requirements of the FTR, how to classify your commodities by providing an understanding of the Schedule B classification requirements, as well as provide a thorough overview of the AES.  The CBP experts will cover port requirements and efforts against terrorism and international narcotics trafficking. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) officers will highlight export control requirements.

To read the highlights of the new FTR export requirements effective April 5, 2014, click here.


June 18, 2014: Half Day Workshop - Get certified training on AESPcLink! Learn how to successfully file your Electronic Export Information (EEI) via the Windows-based desktop PC component, AESPcLink.

Our morning session is now SOLD OUT. The afternoon session will take place from 1:30pm-5:00pm that same day, June 18th.

Highlights include:

  • NEW filing requirements
  • How to avoid common penalties and seizure of cargo
  • Best practices for maintaining compliance with export regulations
  • BIS export control requirements
  • Overview of Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN)
  • How to classify your product
  • Hands on AESPcLink training
  • Learn how to successfully file your Electronic Export Information (EEI)
  • Practice reporting export information
  • Create shipment templates
  • AES Certification

Who should attend?

All those involved in the export process: Freight Forwarders, Exporting Carriers, Consolidators, U.S. Customs Brokers, U.S. Principal Parties in Interest including Manufactures and Suppliers.

Event details:

*No on-site registrations accepted

*Deadline to register is Wednesday, June 11th.

To View Flyer, click here.

Seminar: June 17, 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration 7:30 am
Breakfast and Lunch included.
Cost $199
Registration is now closed.

***Seminar Qualifies for CES Credits***

Seminar Location: Temple University
Alter Hall

Fox School of Business
1801 Liacouras Walk, Room 031 (auditorium at the bottom of steps)
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Morning Workshop:
June 18, 2014
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Cost $65

Afternoon Workshop: June 18, 2014
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Cost $65

To be placed on the waiting list for available workshop spots please email Iris Kapo at

Workshop Location: Temple University
Speakman Hall

1810 N. 13th Street, Lower Level Computer Lab, Room 026
Philadelphia, PA 19122

To View the Event Flyer click here!
For a list of nearby hotels click here!

Questions contact:
Iris Kapo, International Trade Specialist

Tel: 215.597.6127

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