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2018 Illinois Manufacturers’ Association Trade Symposium

January 25 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

IMEC is proud to support the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association inaugural Trade Symposium. Get your questions answered on the following topics:

  • Latest News on the NAFTA Renegotiations
  • Brexit & the Impact on U.S. Manufacturers
  • Successfully Exporting to Asia
  • The Status and Use of the Interest Charge-Domestic International Sales Corps (IC-DISC)

Featured Speakers & Panelists:

Richard Paullin, Executive Director, International Trade Association of Greater Chicago. With over 30 years of experience in international trade starting with the Association of Chicago Commerce & Industry and in his current position, Paullin provides expertise in trade impacting small and medium enterprises across the Chicagoland area.

Kevin WilliamsClark Hill PLC, International Trade Law Practice Group. Williams has over 30 years experience dealing with issues relating to governmental regulations affecting the movment of commercial goods across borders.  He also serves as a subject matter liasion to a member of the US Trade Representative’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations.

John Crouch, Director, Global Trade & Supply Chain Solutions, Bank of America N.A. Crouch advises middle market clients on traditional Trade Finance and global working capital solutions.

Helen KimBusiness Banking Senior Relationship Manager, Bank of America N.A., Kim is active with the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, the IMA and the Korea Trading Agency, K-Club.

Andrew D. Klemens, Partner, BKD LLP. Klemens has extensive workign knowledge of the IC-DISC and how it can benefit companies that engage in trade and exporting. He will also provide a status on the IC-DISC as it applies to proposed tax law.

This event is brought to you with the generous support of:

Cost: $0

Sponsor: IMEC; Illinois Manufactuers’ Association; BKD, LLP

Contact Name: Kimberly McNamara, IMA

Contact Phone: 630.368.5300

Contact Email: kmcnamara@ima-net.org


January 25
8:00 am - 10:30 am


Naperville Marriott Hotel
1801 N. Naper Blvd
Naperville, IL 60563
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