WNG Networking Reception
"Trade Tuesday: A Networking Reception for International Trade Professionals"
News Release: October 24, 2006
On Tuesday, October 24, 2006, the Washington Network Group convened its monthly signature event jointly with the Washington International Trade Association (WITA). This reception came under the auspices of the WNG International Roundtable and presented an opportunity for international trade professionals and companies to network and market their services.
This event was held at the City Club of Washington, D.C. at Franklin Square.
The reception was attended by approximately 170 people (see annotated list below).
Special thanks to WNG Member Felipe Peres, Manager of the WNG International Roundtable, and Jaana Lillemagi, staff assistant at WITA, for running our event registration!
We are indebted to WNG Member Michele Bisceglie, Membership Director at the City Club of Washington, for making this event happen. We strongly encourage you to contact Michele via email or phone 202-347-0818 about convening your own event at the Club.
Questions: Contact the WNG Office
Our Original Invitation:
Trade Tuesday: A Networking Reception
International Trade Professionals
Tuesday, October 24, 2006
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
City Club of Washington, D.C. at Franklin Square
1300 I Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20005
McPherson Square Metro
Cash bar / Complimentary hors d'oeuvres
You are invited to join the Washington Network Group (WNG) and the Washington International Trade Association (WITA) when we convene our next signature event on Tuesday, October 24, organized so that our Members and guests may "gather, grip, and grin" for shameless networking purposes.
WNG International Roundtable: The reception is convened under the auspices of the WNG International Roundtable, and presents a business networking and marketing opportunity for international professionals doing business in the greater Washington, D.C. region.
Who Should Attend: International business executives, trade policy professionals, lobbyists, corporate representatives; the diplomatic community; government sector policy, legislative, and regulatory professionals; government contractors; legal, audit, and consulting professionals with explicit trade policy and government relations practices; media, public relations, marketing communications professionals; executive search and recruiting professionals.
• Ashoka • Automotive Trade Policy Council • BearingPoint, Inc. • The Boeing Company • The BOSS Group • BWXT • CARANA Corporation • Chemonics International • Cognio • Computer & Communications Industry Association • Congressional Research Service • Delegation of the European Commission • Discovery Communications • Embassy of Austria • Embassy of Brazil • Embassy of Canada • Export-Import Bank • Fairfax County Economic Development Authority • Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA • Global Strategies Group • Grant Thornton • Greenberg Traurig LLP • Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office • IAS Group • IEEE-USA • International Trade Services Corp. • Korea Economic Institute • KPMG • Latin Trade Solutions Inc • The Loeffler Group • Mance & Associates, LLC • Masaoka & Associates • National US Arab Chamber of Commerce • Powell Goldstein LLP • Rapiscan Systems • Representative of German Industry and Trade • RVG Associates, Ltd. • Tatum, LLC • The Client Builders, Inc • TPO, Inc • Transnational Development Consortium • U.S. Chamber of Commerce • US-China Business Council • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission • U.S. Customs and Border Protection • U.S. Department of Commerce • U.S. Department of Homeland Security • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development • U.S. Department of State • U.S. House of Representatives • U.S. International Trade Commission • Virginia Economic Development Partnership • Wachovia • Weil Gotshal & Manges • Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP • and more...
Sponsorship: Our event sponsors include:
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Our Venue: Our October event takes place at the City Club of Washington, D.C. at Franklin Square, located at 1300 I Street, NW in Washington, D.C. -- located one block east of the McPherson Square Metro Station (Orange & Blue lines). The venue sits atop a garage, which can be accessed from 13th Street. For more information, you can call the Club at 202-408-1300.
WNG Members: $15 advance registration (paid online)
WITA Members: $15 advance registration (paid online)
Non-Members: $30 advance registration (paid online)
On-site: $5 surcharge at the door (even if you registered online, but did not pay online)
Cancellation Policy: WNG 48-Hour Cancellation Policy applies to this event: click here.
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