U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations - Detroit Field Office will be hosting the 7th Annual Trade Day at COBO Center on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Registration table will be open starting at 7:30 a.m. with hall doors opening at 7:30 a.m. Opening ceremony shall begin at 8:00 a.m.
This free event shall provide the trade community and those interested in the importing/exporting process an opportunity to interact with CBP personnel, Detroit Field Office trade staff, Canadian Government Officials, and a multitude of representatives from Partner Government Agencies (PGA). Trade Day 2018 will provide participants with the opportunity to communicate one-on-one with government representatives who are responsible for enforcing various trade laws while still processing/facilitating trade.
In addition, formal presentations and demonstrations shall be given continuously throughout the day providing information on current programs and policies relating to the import and export of merchandise.
Past presenters have included:
- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
- Regulatory Audit
- Centers of Excellence and Expertise (CEE)
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Past participants have included:
Please feel free to forward this link to all those individuals that may be interested in attending this trade event. An agenda listing presentations shall be provided to registered attendees as the event date approaches.
Participants are encouraged to bring their questions as they will have access to presenters who will be able to address a multitude of inquires including, but not limited to, policies, procedures, current initiatives, and regulations relating to trade operations. Questions for the ACE Roundtable (2:30 - 3:15 pm) panelists should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
What are my parking options for the event?
Parking is available at the COBO Rooftop Deck, COBO Center Congress Street Garage, and COBO Center Washington BLVD garage. There are also many parking options around the surrounding COBO Center area.
For more parking information please go to https://www.cobocenter.com/attendees/parking-1
What are my food options at or around COBO Center?
There are a multitude of dining options around COBO Center.
For more information please go to https://www.cobocenter.com/attendees/area_restaurants
Are there any nearby lodging options?
Yes there are many options for overnight lodging.
For more information please go to https://www.cobocenter.com/attendees/hotel_information
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. All preregistered attendees will be included on the sign-in roster at the registration table the day of the event.
DATE AND TIME
Wed, September 12, 2018
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM EDT
One Washington Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226