Upcoming Events

European Unity Between Brexit and Populism: The Future of the European Project from a German Perspective
October 20, 2016
Hosted by the Charlotte Warburg Chapter, the French-American Chamber of Commerce of the Carolinas and the German-American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc.

Proactive Management of Corruption Risk: The "Stay out of Jail" Card Every Manager Needs
November 10, 2016
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Hosted by the BDO USA, LLP and Charlotte World Trade Association
Join BDO and Charlotte's World Trade Association for an interactive discussion on necessary components of a comprehensive corruption risk program, using real-life cases to illustrate key points along the way.
Topics covered will include:

    • Identifying, assessing, and mitigating corruption risk areas
    • Techniques used to hide corrupt activity
    • Using data analytics to detect corruption in its earliest stages
    • The role of H.R., training, and awareness programs
    • Performing third party due diligence
    • The role of restricted party/Know Your Customer screening in detecting and mitigating risk

Past Events

Energizing Africa through Partnerships
October 4 - 6, 2016 
Hosted by E4 Carolinas

2016 International Trade Awards
September 8, 2016
Hosted by the Charlotte Business Journal

Luncheon Speaker Series with Gillian Tett, US Managing Editor of the Financial Times
August 24, 2016
Hosted by the World Affairs Council of Charlotte

Presentation and Round Table Discussion with Gillian Tett
August 24, 2016
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 
CPCC Central Campus

Small Business Exporter Round Table: Resources to Grow Your International Sales
August 23, 2016

Southeast Region Aerospace Supplier and Advanced Manufacturing Summit
August 16 - 17, 2016

Global South Metro Exchange
July 21, 2016

Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium
June 7 - 8, 2016

Get Connected! Incubator and Accelerator Expo
May 19, 2016

Hannover Messe 2016
April 25 - 29, 2016

Gigabit Cities Live 2016
April 5, 2016

Global Competitiveness Summit V - Growing Global Assets
March 23, 2016

Export University 101 - Introduction to Exporting
December 10, 2015
Hosted by the U.S. Commercial Service, the District Export Council of North Carolina and Gaston College

2015 Workforce Development Summit
November 12, 2015
Hosted by the Charlotte Regional Collaborative for a Global Economy

Private Dinner with H.E. Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, Ambassador of Singapore to the United States
October 27, 2015
Hosted by the World Affairs Council of Charlotte

Ambassadors Circle Series with H.E. Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, Ambassador of Singapore to the United States
October 28, 2015
Hosted by the World Affairs Council of Charlotte

The Interview: North Carolina Ports Authority's role, business model, and plans for the future
September 22, 2015
Hosted by the Charlotte Word Trade Association

Import Compliance Seminar: What Every Importer Needs To Know About Regulatory Compliance
March 19, 2015
Hosted by the Charlotte World Trade Association and CPCC

Global Competitiveness Summit IV
March 18, 2015

Jobs and Economic Growth for the Carolinas: 
How The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Will Help

December 2, 2014

Legal Aspects of International Trade - Small Business Center Free Seminar
November 19, 2014

Discover Global Markets - The Americas
October 29-31, 2014

Apprenticeship and Workplace Learning Conference 2014
May 21, 2014

Small Business Month 2014. Think Global. Act Global.
May 13, 2014

Global Competitiveness Summit III and Advanced Manufacturing Awards 2014
March 12, 2014

Global Competitiveness Summit II
February 21, 2013 

Global Competitiveness Summit
August 10, 2012