WCBA holds seminar on International Traffic in Arms Regulations

international trade in armsThe International Traffic in Arms Regulations/Export Administration Regulations Program, sponsored by the International Trade Assistance Center at Youngstown State University, will be held 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, in Room 3418 of the Williamson College of Business Administration at YSU.

Robert Imbriani, an expert in the area of export controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the Export Administration Regulations and other U.S. export control laws and regulations, will present the program. The seminar provides a solid understanding of export compliance under ITAR/EAR, with a focus on Export Control Reform. It will further provide participants with an understanding of their responsibilities in supporting their companies’ compliance program.

The cost to attend the seminar is $50 per person and includes continental breakfast. Free parking is available on Wood Street across the road from the southern entrance to Williamson Hall. To register online, visit www.ysu.edu/wcba. For more information, contact the International Trade Assistance Center at YSU at 330-941-2140.

ITAC provides free services to businesses in Columbiana, Mahoning, Trumbull and Ashtabula counties invested in exploring and expanding international trade activity. Free services include assistance with export readiness assessment, export compliance and supply chain, market research and company personnel training. Mousa Kassis, international trade advisor, oversees the program. Contact Kassis at 330-941-2145 or mhkassis@ysu.edu.