Local Trade Events

The U.S. Commercial Service, along with our local international trade partners, conducts on-going conferences, seminars, and events to educate our clients and promote international trade. Whether it's an executive briefing with a Commercial Service Officer from Australia or a videoconference with your distributor in Zurich, these events are designed to help U.S. exporters market locally and sell globally.

World Trade Day – May 23, 2012
Bryant University
John H. Chafee Center for International Business
1150 Douglas Pike
Smithfield, RI 02917

At World Trade Day, whether you are a seasoned global marketer or just beginning to reach beyond borders, you will:

  • Get an insider’s view into regional firms achieving global success.
  • Join interactive discussions on best practices for navigating the global marketplace.
  • Network and collaborate to build relationships, partnerships, and processes to achieve your goals.

Featured keynote speakers and presentations include:

  • Global Security in the 21st Century - with Seven Revolutions Global Security Expert Thomas Sanderson, Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, Transnational Threats Project.
  • The U.S. Manufacturing Renaissance -with Justin Rose, Principal, Boston Consulting Group
  • Made in the USA Forum-led by Giovanni Feroce, CEO of Alex and Ani, and Cheryl Merchant, CEO of Hope Global

For more information, and to register click here.


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