Kansas International Trade Day 2017

The Kansas Department of Commerce is pleased to host Kansas International Trade Day.

Kansas International Trade Day 

June 6, 2017 - Emporia State University



7:30 a.m. Exhibitor set-up

8:00 a.m. Registration and Exhibits open

9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
   Antonio Soave - Secretary, Kansas Department of Commerce

10:00 a.m. Market Entry Strategies
   Why understanding cultural differences is crucial for international businesses.

11:00 a.m.  Product Registration and Regulations
     Things you should know when you register your products in foreign countries.

Noon Exhibits Open

12:15 p.m. Networking Lunch
   What does the future hold for NAFTA, TPP, TTIP and Others?

1:15 p.m. Break - Exhibits open

1:45 p.m. Legal Issues
   Are you concerned about IP issues?
   What should you know when you enter into a distribution contract?

2:45 p.m. Shipping Issues
   How is the landing cost calculated? What is happening at customs?

3:45 p.m. Break - Exhibits open

4:00 p.m. Success Stories by 2016 Exporter of the Year Finalists

5:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

5:15 p.m. Adjourn

Sponsorship Information

We are now accepting sponsorship applications for International Trade Day. 
Contact Chang Lu at Chang.Lu@ks.gov or (913) 515-8541 with questions. 

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits
Sponsorship Application
Credit Card Payment (must submit Sponsorship Application first)


Registration for the 2017 International Trade Day is now open. Early bird registration is $35 per person through April 28. Conference fees will increase to $50 after April 28.

Attendee Registration - pay by check
Attendee Registration - pay by credit card