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Legal Aspects of Trade: What is at Risk, Why Do We Care, What are We Doing About it?

A Trade Compliance Event for Aerospace and Defense Supply Chain Companies

June 12-14, 2016

Speakers: Alfredo G. Fernández

June 12-14, 2016

Marriott Hotel
200 Columbus Blvd 
Hartford, CT

Ross Garber, Frederick Gold and Alfredo Fernandez will be presenters at a conference on "Legal Aspects of Trade" hosted by the U.S. Commercial Service, Bureau of Industry and Security and Connecticut District Export Council. This compliance conference is designed for aerospace and defense supply chain companies, research institutions, and their management to provide education and emphasis on the importance of trade compliance and cyber security.

This event will feature government and private sector compliance speakers from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Defense, FBI, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Treasury, United Technology Corporation, and other OEMs.

Presenters Include:

  • Eric L. Hirschhorn, Under Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Security and head of the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS)
  • Rizwan "Riz" Ramakdawala, Senior Aerospace Engineer, Defense Technology Security Administration, U.S. Department of Defense
  • Michael Imbrogna, U.S. Department of Commerce, BIS Enforcement
  • Scott Jackson, Sr. Director, International Trade Compliance, Pratt & Whitney
  • Danny DiPerna, Senior Vice President, Operations, Pratt & Whitney
  • Alan T. Levesque, VP & Counsel, International Trade Compliance. Sikorsky, Lockheed Martin
  • Jahna Hartwig, Director & Associate General Counsel, Sikorsky, Lockheed Martin
  • Richard Bistrong, Anti-Bribery Consultant, Speaker & Author
  • Jim Ambrosini, Cohn Reznick
  • Ross Garber, Shipman & Goodwin
  • Alfredo Fernandez, Shipman & Goodwin
  • Fred Gold, Shipman & Goodwin
  • Rick Dombrowski, UTC Senior Director, Information Security
  • Dan Healy, Assistant General Counsel, General Dynamics Electric Boat
  • James B. Ackerman, DTCC Compliance Specialist, U.S. State Department
For more information about this program, please visit the event website.
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