Advanced Forum on Global Encryption, Cloud & Cyber Export Controls

Join the premier event for global trade controls professionals to stay compliant with the changing regulations

March 29-30, 2023- San Francisco, CA, United States

A global gathering of encryption and cyber control experts from India, the EU, Israel, and the UK will dive into the intricacies of complicated, fast-moving U.S. and foreign encryption controls including: decoding BIS semiconductor/advanced computing controls compliance, navigating the finer points of compliance around the long-anticipated intrusion software/communications surveillance cyber rule, the next wave of quantum computing/cryptography and end-to-end encryption, and re-assessing risk profiles for compliance programs.

  • Engage in meaningful dialogue with executives in Export/Import Compliance, Security and Government Affairs.
  • Add value to your organization with up-to-date and comprehensive information to apply to your global program.
  • Receive guidance from senior Government Officials about key issues and emerging industry trends.

U.S. Semiconductor/Cyber Rule Guidance, Cloud Strategies And Quantum Outlook

  • Supply Chain Impacts of the Semiconductor Rule: Where Will We Find Chips Now?
  • Decoding Semiconductor Rule Compliance: ECCNs, FDPR’s, and Inter-Department Gap Analysis
  • Category 5, Part Two and the Intrusion Software Rule: End-Use Restrictions for Encryption and License Exceptions
  • Quantum Computing and Cryptography: Perspectives on the Next Wave of End-to-End Encryption
  • Cloud Encryption and Sharing/Storing of Cloud Data: Mitigating Data Privacy and Technology Transfer Risks

New Sessions Include

  • Russia: The Intersection of Sanctions and Encryption Control
  • India: Drone-Related Amendments in SCOMET, CAROTAR Updates
  • The Future Multilateral Export Regimes: Digitization and Innovation Impacts

Plus Two Pre-Conference Workshops

Add more value to your conference experience by signing up for these hands-on and practical workshops and consider sending your team!

Workshop A: A Complete End-to-End Guide to Updating Your U.S. Encryption Compliance Roadmap: Classification, Licensing, Reporting and More Key Requirements
March 28, 2023
9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Workshop B: Putting Your U.S. Updated Encryption Compliance Roadmap into Practice: How to Resolve the Most Pressing Classification and Program Implementation Challenges
March 28, 2023
1:30 - 5:00 pm

Workshops are offered In-Person only

"Best conference for legal, technical, operational encryption, cybersecurity issues and best practices."

Senior Manager, Global Export Trade, Cisco

"Appreciated the workshops and the depth of information along with the topics covered."

Trade Control Specialist, The Boeing Company

"I found all the material to be relevant and it was covered in just about enough depth to keep the audience engaged."

Global Trade Compliance Specialist, Hitachi Vantara

"The combination of topics and speakers resulted in a dynamic exchange of information and opinions."

Trade Compliance Manager, Nutanix

U.S. Government and European Union Faculty

  • Thea D. Rozman Kendler, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Paul Ahern, Chief Enforcement Counselor, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Tom Winterhalter, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation


  • Mathilde Latour, Global Export Trade Corporate Counsel, Cisco (France)
  • Roszel C. Thomsen II, Partner, Thomsen and Burke LLP

Distinguished Faculty

  • David Aaron, Partner, Senior Counsel, Perkins Coie Former National Coordinator, National Security Division, Counterintelligence and Export Control Section U.S. Department of Justice
  • Brooks Allen, Counsel, Skadden Arps
  • Michael F. Angelo, Chief Security Architect, Micro Focus LLC (Houston, TX)
  • Michelle Aragon, Senior Manager, Trade Compliance, Leonardo DRS
  • Emily Benson, Senior Fellow, Scholl Chair in International Business, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
  • Michael S. Casey, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (UK)
  • Kevin Cuddy, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Export Regulation Office, IBM
  • Sven De Knop, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Brian J. Egan, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Joshua Fitzhugh, Vice President, Global Trade, Flex
  • Michael Gershberg, Partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Lloyd Grove, Managing Counsel, Sanctions and Compliance, Lucid Motors
  • Doron Hindin, Associate General Counsel, International Trade, McKinsey & Company (Israel)
  • Rohit Jain, Partner, Economic Laws Practice (India)
  • Garisma Kadakia, Global Trade Compliance, Micron Technology
  • C. Devi Bengfort Keller, Director, Government Relations, Texas Instruments
  • Ajay Kuntamukkala, Partner, Hogan Lovells
  • Daniel Fisher-Owens, Partner, Berliner Corcoran & Rowe LLP
  • Veronica Palacios, Senior Manager, Global Trade Compliance, Celestica
  • Garima Prakash, Senior Associate, NASSCOM (India)
  • Dr. Venu Ranganathan, Director, Export Compliance, Microsoft
  • Mark Renfeld, Senior Export Compliance Manager, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Jason Rhoades, Global Sanctions Director, International Trade Group, Intel
  • Heather Sears, Of Counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Chris Timura, Partner, Gibson Dunn
  • Richard Tornberg, Group Legal Counsel Trade Compliance, Ericsson AB (Sweden)
  • Brandon L. Van Grack, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Randy Wheeler, Regulatory Consultant, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Kevin J. Wolf, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Christina Zanette, Assistant General Counsel, Export Compliance, Honeywell

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Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel
609 Sutter Street, 94102
San Francisco, CA, USA
Phone: 415-673-6672

We are pleased to offer our delegates a limited number of hotel rooms at a negotiated rate. To take advantage of these rates, please contact the hotel directly and quote "ACI's Global Encryption, Cloud & Cyber Export Controls".

To reserve online, please CLICK HERE and use the code: GLOBAL2023

Please note that the guest room block cut-off date is March 6, 2023. After that date OR when the room block fills, guestroom availability and rate can no longer be guaranteed.