Advanced Forum on Global Export Controls

February 28-29, 2024 - Washington, DC, United States

We are excited to announce the launch of our inaugural Advanced Forum on Global Export Controls, the premier benchmarking and networking event for those looking for an advanced-level course covering the latest developments across the U.S. and foreign regulatory and enforcement landscapes.

Senior decision-makers from government, industry, and outside counsel will convene to examine the most advanced ITAR and EAR compliance concepts, advanced-level hypotheses around managing evolving China and Russia trade controls, global export control reform developments, the nuances of multijurisdictional export control compliance, cross-industry advanced compliance perspectives and mitigating reputational risk amid anticipated increased enforcement.

The Only Comprehensive, Advanced-Level Conference on Making the Toughest Compliance Calls and High Stakes Legal Decisions:

  • Industry-Specific Compliance Pain Point Roundtables Hosted by Sector Experts: Aerospace/Defense, Life Sciences, Technology, Finance, Energy and More
  • Case Studies – Resourcing and Staffing Your Compliance Team: Gaining Top-Down Resource Buy-In, Avoiding INA Pitfalls, and Upskilling Your Team Around Managing Authorizations, Provisos, and Limitations
  • Hypothetical Scenario Planning Around Evaluating Evolving Corporate/Individual Liability Risks: Mitigating Against the Most Critical EAR, ITAR and OFAC Penalties
  • Understand the Practicalities Behind the Next Phase of Russia Sanctions and Export Compliance: Positioning your Compliance Program in Anticipation of More Uncertainty
  • Cross-Industry Case Studies – How Compliance Decision-Makers are Dovetailing Multi-Jurisdictional Export Requirements: Putting Theory into Actual Practice
  • Hypothetical Scenario Planning Around Protecting EAR and ITAR-Controlled Technical Data: R&D and HR Protocols Amid Export Control Reform, CCL Migration and Newfound Data Enforcement Risks

Who Attends?

Vice Presidents, Directors of:
  • Export compliance
  • Export administration
  • Export controls
  • Trade policy
  • Export licensing
  • International trade compliance
  • Government affairs
  • Government procurement
  • Empowered official
  • Corporate counsel
Private practice attorneys and consultants specializing in:
  • Export controls
  • International trade law
  • Corporate compliance & governance

Speakers

Co-Chairs

  • Keith Huffman, Chief Legal Counsel, Export Control, SAP
  • Joanne Rapuano, Senior Counsel, Global Trade & Compliance, Safran
  • Kevin Wolf, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Speakers

  • Michael J. Vaccaro, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC)
  • Anthony Rapa, Partner, Blank Rome
  • Gregory C. Allen, Director, Wadwhani Center for AI and Advanced Technologies, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
  • Stephan Becker, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • Xu Bing, Chief Counsel Global Trade Controls, Rolls Royce
  • Arthur Browne, Senior Manager, International & Export Control Governance, BAE Systems (UK)
  • Kathy Canaan, Global Director, Trade Compliance, Flour Corporation
  • Jana del-Cerro, Partner, Crowell & Moring
  • Giovanna M. Cinelli, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Sven De Knop, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP (EU)
  • Brian J. Egan, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Ibie Falcusan, Assistant General Counsel, Head of Global Trade and Ethics, Weatherford
  • Erika Faulkenberry, Global Head, Trade Compliance, Biogen
  • Matthew Fogarty, Senior Counsel, Trade, General Motors, Member, Defense Trade Advisory Group (DTAG)
  • Kay C. Georgi, Partner, International Trade & Investment, ArentFox Schiff
  • Eva Hampl, Senior Director, Global Government Affairs, Dell Technologies
  • Marwa Hassoun, Assistant General Counsel, Trade and Compliance, Brooks Automation
  • Derek Hawn, Senior Manager, Global Export Compliance, Nissan North America
  • Diana Iskelov, Director and Senior Counsel, BNP Paribas
  • Steve Johnsen, Vice President, International Trade Compliance, Bayer
  • Peter Lichtenbaum, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Bob Vander Lugt, Partner, Little, Rothwell & Vander Lugt, PLLC
  • David Lynch, Global Head of Analytical Solutions, Sayari
  • Jennifer Maki, Senior Director, Trade & Legal Compliance, Applied Materials
  • Bart M. McMillan, Partner, Baker McKenzie
  • Michael Mellen, Director, International Trade Compliance, Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company
  • Elizabeth Murray Marquez, Global Compliance Director, Keysight Technologies
  • Matthew Olsen, Assistant Attorney General for National Security, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Kathleen Palma, Vice President, Global Trade Controls, Boeing
  • Shama Patari, Executive Director, Legal, Government Relations and Global Trade Regulation, Lenovo
  • Beth Peters, Partner, Hogan Lovells LLP
  • Daniel B. Pickard, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
  • David A. Ring, Partner, Wiggin and Dana LLP
  • Lori Romero, Director and Trade Counsel, L3Harris
  • Michelle Schulz, Partner, Schulz Trade Law, PLLC
  • Waqas Shahid, Vice President, Forensic Services, Charles River Associates (CRA)
  • Neena Shenai, Senior Legal Director & Chief Counsel for Global Trade, Medtronic
  • Arthur Shulman, Senior Director, International Trade Compliance, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
  • John Sonderman, Director, Office of Export Enforcement, Bureau of Industry and Security, US Department of Commerce
  • Julia Sorrentino, Senior Counsel & Director, Corporate Global Trade, Raytheon Technologies
  • Chris Stagg, Attorney – ITAR & Export Controls, Issues & Appeals, CFIUS, Stagg PLLC
  • Richard Tornberg, Group Legal Counsel Trade Compliance, Ericsson AB
  • Diana Urelius, Senior Manager, Trade Compliance, Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas Inc.
  • Lynn Van Buren, Global Compliance Counsel, Spire Global, Inc.
  • Sarah York, Senior Counsel, International Trade Compliance, GE Aerospace

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Venue

The Westin Washington
999 9th Street Northwest, 20001
Washington, DC, USA

Phone: 202-898-9000 or Toll Free 1-800-228-9290

Accommodations
We arepleased 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 Export Controls”.

Please note that the guest room block cut-off date is January 30, 2024. After that date OR when the room block fills, guestroom availability and rate can no longer be guaranteed.

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