Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and the Chicago International Trade Commissionerís Association co-host an annual holiday reception where chamber members can network with trade commissioners, foreign diplomats, and business and civic leaders, and learn about new growth opportunities in countries and regions around the world. (December 2014)
Greater Spokane Incorporated hosted a luncheon to introduce its new Inland Northwest International Trade Network. "Breaking into the Export Market" offered members a chance to meet fellow exporters and learn how GSI can help their business make connections to trade education, trade relations, trade services, and advocacy in international markets.
The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce (Ala.) hosts an International Leadership Series. The presentations, covering such topics as export planning and research, international shipping basics, and logistics and documentation, are available on their website.
The Mexico Business Center arm of the San Diego Regional Chamber participates in numerous events related to global trade, including the annual North American Competitiveness and Innovation Conference, awards galas, business forums, trade delegations, and networking events with visiting dignitaries.