Upcoming Events & Seminars


EFACW Event: Creating Export Success With Jim Foley

Sponsored by the Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Location: University of Washington- Seattle, Bank of America Executive Education Building
Cost: $55.00

Why ​Export?

This ​Export ​Course ​will ​Help ​You:

Day ​1: ​Full ​Day ​Training

Day ​2: ​One-On-One ​Session; Contact ​Zara ​Castillo ​at ​zara.castillo@efacw.org ​for ​details

Cost includes morning coffee and lunch

Click here for registration and more info

More information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creating-export-success-with-jim-foley-tickets-30503193874


EFACW Event: Trade Webinar Series

Sponsored by the Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington
Dates: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 to Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Location: Online
Cost: $25.00

Trade Technologies and the Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington (EFACW) are co-hosting a basic training for exporters in a four part webinar series.

Boot Camp for Exporters This webinar will address the key elements that exporters must understand before they begin exporting. Understanding the “Export Process and Procedures” will eliminate frustration, confusion and export problems. February 14

Understanding the Financial Role of Incoterms 2010 This webinar will discuss the critical role of Incoterms 2010 and the negative impact they can have on whether exporters will get paid for their exports. March 22

Letters of Credit for Sales People Letters of credit are misunderstood and therefore often misused in export sales. This creates a toxic environment that most sales people want to avoid. This webinar will demystify the letter of credit and reveal why sales people should embrace letters of credit as beneficial sales tool. April 19

The Secrets of Successful Trade Financing for Sales People This webinar will outline key issues that sales people need to know in order to structure successful transactions that are good for both the seller and the buyer. May 24

More information: http://www.tradetechnologies.com/Event/2017/ev021417

2017 Annual NASBITE Conference

Dates: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 to Friday, March 31, 2017
Location: Spokane, WA

The NASBITE International Annual Conference draws trade educators, practitioners, specialists, and students from all across North America. The Conference offers a variety of education and networking opportunities and seeks to recognize outstanding and innovative developments in the area of international trade education, counseling, training, and research. Don't miss this chance to make the most of all of these beneficial exchanges in one fantastic setting! Register by February 24th to save $100!

More information: http://nasbite.org/?page=Annual_Conference

World Trade Day & National Small Business Exporter's Summit

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Location: Spokane, WA

The National Small Business Exporter's Summit is a celebration of World Trade Day and an unprecedented gathering of many of the top small business exporters in the United States. A premiere national event for small-medium sized exporting companies that are already focused on export growth, the nation's best exporters will share best practices and lessons learned. This master-class format is an unparalleled opportunity to acquire powerful new tools and techniques to support export success.

Who should attend?

Sessions are mainly geared towards executives and export managers who are already exporting. A wide range of topics will be of interest to Presidents/CEOs, Export Sales Managers, Export Logistics Managers, and Senior Consultants/Trainers who focus on small-to-medium sized exporters.

More information: https://exportsummit.org/

Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington
Westin Building Exchange, 2001 6th Avenue, Suite 2600, Seattle, WA 98121 US
47.614353 -122.338864
Phone: (206) 256-6115