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GROWING GLOBAL 2018

AMBASSADOR FORUM – THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF TRADE Recent months have witnessed a strong debate on international trade policy, not just in the U.S., but across much of the world. Changes stemming from Brexit, “America First” and an increasingly complex Asia-Pacific landscape call into question the very concept of globalization itself. Growing Global 2018 will […]

CCIT Session 11: Module 6 Customs Classification & Valuation

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 11: Module 6 Customs Classification & Valuation Instructor: David Forgue Date Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Failure to intelligently comply with Customs laws can result in excess duty payments, financials penalties and supply or delivery disruptions. This course discusses tariff classification rules and how indirect payments, royalties, freight and shipping […]

Festival of Nations

Join St. Louis Sister Cities for the region’s premier multicultural celebration, featuring over 40 ethnic food booths, non-stop dance and music, arts and crafts, and an international bazaar with unique gifts from around the world at the International Institute’s Festival of Nations. Dates  Saturday, August 25 – Sunday, August 26, 2018 Location Tower Grove Park […]

Festival of Nations

Join St. Louis Sister Cities for the region’s premier multicultural celebration, featuring over 40 ethnic food booths, non-stop dance and music, arts and crafts, and an international bazaar with unique gifts from around the world at the International Institute’s Festival of Nations. Dates  Saturday, August 25 – Sunday, August 26, 2018 Location Tower Grove Park […]

August 2018 Networking Reception

World Trade Center St. Louis’ Board of Directors and St. Louis’ Sister Cities Committees welcome member companies and the local international business community to the August Networking Reception. Date Thursday, August 23, 2018 Time 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location – PLEASE NOTE NEW ADDRESS World Trade Center St. Louis 120 South Central Ave., Suite […]

CGBP Exam Training

Become a Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) The NASBITE CGBP credential confirms knowledge in international trade and assures that the individuals that are certified are able to practice global business at the professional level required in today’s competitive environment. The CGBP credential raises the level of practice in the field, provides professional development goals for […]

CCIT Session 11: Module 5 Export Control & Risk Management

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 11: Module 5 Export Control & Risk Management Instructor: Arijana Hoormann Date Monday, August 6, 2018 Various international agreements have established export control standards on specific categories of goods to ensure security and safety for nations, economies, environments and wildlife. This course provides an overview of recent global events […]

CCIT Session 11: Module 4 International Business Culture

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 11: Module 4 International Business Culture Instructor: Larry Taylor Date Tuesday, July 2, 2018 Today’s global business enterprise requires a fine-tuned awareness and understanding of culture. International collaborations have often failed because of cultural misunderstandings, miscommunications and missteps. This course will introduce you to the concept of culture and […]

CCIT Session 11: Module 3 International Ocean & Air Transportation

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 11: Module 3 International Ocean & Air Transportation Instructor: Arijana Hoormann Date Monday, June 4, 2018 This course covers the issues of moving goods from one country to another within the terms of a sale agreement and without incurring unexpected expenses. Learn to securely and affordably transport products, choose […]

CCIT Session 11: Module 2 International Transactions

Chancellor’s Certificate in International Trade Session 11: Module 2 International Transactions Instructor: Paul Toskin Date Monday, May 7, 2018 This course discusses credit, operational, and foreign exchange risk in international trade transactions, and describes methods commonly used to mitigate these risks. Learn to recognize how credit, operational, and foreign exchange risk can arise in international […]