Newest Free Trade Agreements – Seize the Opportunity!
Time: 4:00 pm TO 6:00 pm
Milwaukee Yacht Club
1700 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr
Non Member: $40
Contact: Katie Henry @ 414.287.4123
Columbia, Panama and South Korea. What do these countries have in common? They have all joined the world of FTAs - Free Trade Agreements.
Find out the benefits of these newly formed agreements with an expert panel who will discuss the structure of the FTAs, how they are designed to promote trade growth between countries and the business and political components that make them work.
Attendees will also learn how to use the easy-access FTA tool to gather market research information and identify current and future tariffs. Discover the products with the best potential and how the State is promoting exports to these latest FTA markets.
4:00-5:15 pm - Panel Discussion
- Koreen Grube, International Trade Specialist, US Commercial Service, Milwaukee US Export Assistance Center
- Mark Rhoda-Reis, Market Development Director, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
- Timothy J. Sheehan is a partner with Foley & Lardner LLP
5:15-6:30 pm - Networking, appetizers and cash bar