Past WITA Events
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March 31 Do Trade Deficits Matter?
March 23 The Trade Law Toolbox
March 3 The 2017 Congressional Trade Agenda
February 9 NAFTA 2.0?
November 17 Trade and the American Voter
October 28 What You Need to Know to Go Global
October 18 WITA’s NextGenTradeTM Launch Event
September 28-29 Fall 2016 Intensive Trade Seminar
September 9 2016 Career Roundtable: Job Hunting in 2016
April 14 Former Congressional Trade Staff Alumni Spring Happy Hour
April 7 WITA TPP Series: Digital Trade
March 17 WITA TPP Series: Intellectual Property Rights in 21st Century Trade
March 9 WITA TPP Series: Services
March 1 2016 Congressional Trade Agenda
January 28 WITA TPP Series: Impact on Manufacturing
December 9 WITA TPP Series: The Impact on Consumers
December 2 Former Congressional Trade Staff Alumni Happy Hour
November 19 WITA TPP Series: What is TPP?
October 27 America’s First Asia Pivot
October 7 The Real Politics of Trade
October 1 WITA-Registrar Corp FDA Bootcamp
September 22 WITA September Spotlight on China ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Visit
September 9 WITA-GWU Intensive Trade Seminar
June 23 US-Brazil Trade and Economic Relations
May 14 Committing to Sub-Saharan Africa: Can a long term AGOA extension be transformative?
May 13 USTR Alumi Reception
May 11 State of Play: TPP
March 4 Why the Trade Facilitation Agreement is a Big Deal
February 27 Trade 101 on the Hill: Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)
February 13 The 2015 Congressional Trade Agenda
February 5 Chairman Paul Ryan’s First Public Address on Trade
February 4 TTIP Power Lunch: Power Players, Power Networking, Power Content
January 29 When Women Trade, Can We End Hunger?
December 4 International Trade Center Roundtable: Hill Jobs
November 11 Breakfast with Under Secretary Selig
October 31 What we think, what we know: Attitudes and Evidence on Trade and Jobs
September 24 WITA/GWU Intensive Trade Seminar
September 12 Tools for Trade: Internactive Tariff and Trade Data Web
September 12 Trade 101 on the Hill: The Export Import Bank of the United States
June 18 US BITs and FTA Investment Chapters: A Vital Tool or Outdated Relic?
June 10 What does it mean to Make It in America? A look at Factoryless Goods Production…
May 22 World Trade Week Happy Hour
May 16 Tools of the Trade: China E-Commerce as Export Strategy
May 7 Breakfast with Demetrios Marantis, former Deputy USTR
April 11 Trade 101: Reflection on Current U.S. FTA’s
April 10 Update on TPP: The End-Game Dynamics Explained
April 3 Latin America Trade Update
March 21 Tools of the Trade: Trade Finance
February 28 International Trade Career Roundtable: Embassy Jobs
January 31 The 2014 Congressional Trade Agenda
December 13 Trade 101: Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)
December 11 Global Supply Chains and Social Responsibility
December 11 NAFTA & North American Manufacturing
December 4 What Will a Post-Bali Agenda for the WTO look like?
November 1 Trade 101: The Trade in Services Agreement (TISA)
October 15 WITA Fall Happy Hour
October 3 AGOA & the Future of US-African Trade Relations
Sept 18-19 The 2013 Intensive Trade Seminar
August 2 Tweets for Trade: The Essential Social Media Tool
June 13 The WITA TTIP Series Part 5 “What’s at Stake for Services”
June 6 The WITA TTIP Series Part 4 “21st Century Issues”
May 23 The WITA TTIPSeries Part 3 “Growing Manufacturing Across the Atlantic — What Can be Achieved”
May 22 WITA-YTP Trans Pacific Partnership Rd 17 Happy Hour
May 17 The WITA TTIP Series Part 2 “Overcoming the Thorny Issues of Agriculture”
May 15 The WITA TTIP Series Part 1 Opening Discussion “Views from Both Sides of the Atlantic”
May 7 WITA Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Series: Kick Off Reception
April 18 TPP 4-Part Panel Series: Views from TPP Partner Nations
April 11 TPP 4-Part Panel Series: US Priorities and Objectives
April 3 TPP 4-Part Panel Series: Sensitive Market Access Issues
March 28 TPP 4-Part Panel Series: 21st Century Issues
March 13 Tools of the Trade: The Harmonized Tariff Schedule
February 8 The 2013 Congressional Trade Agenda
January 31 Supply Chain Barriers: What can be done?
January 10 Member Holiday Party
December 13 Export Controls Reform
December 7 International Trade Career Roundtable: Preparing for Expatriate Assignments
October 23 Trade Policy in the Next Administration: How would Romney & Obama differ?
July 31 Re-Engaging Burma? Reform, Sanctions, and the Road Ahead
July 27 Trade 101: FTA’s Where are We Now?
July 25 Free Trade and Open Markets: A UK Growth Strategy
May 28 Arab Summer: What’s Next for Trade in Egypt and the Middle East?
June 22 International Trade Career Roundtable: Networking and Job Hunting for Foreign Nationals
June 7 Food Security 2.0: From L’Aquilla and Beyond
May 22 WITA-YTP-WIIT World Trade Week Happy Hour
May 18 Trade 101: Intellectual Property
May 17 Breakfast with Korean Trade Minister Taeho Bark
May 8 S&ED Updated with Treasury Under Secretary Lael Brainard
April 13 International Trade Career Roundtable: Hill Jobs
March 28 WITA Spring Fling Happy Hour
March 22 Breakfast with Congressman Jim McDermott
March 20 Does America Win in a Global Economy? A Look at Global Value Chains
March 15 Gender and Trade: Catalyzing Women’s Economic Empowerment Globally
March 7 Trade Rules in the Internet Age
February 3 The 2012 Congressional Trade Agenda
January 19 Russia’s WTO Accession: The Content of the Package, and its Significance
January 12 Holiday Party
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