Nov. 5 - 10, 2018: China International Export Expo
Officials from the Washington State Department of Commerce will be attending the first annual China International Export Expo, to be held in Trade Center of China in Shanghai. China has entered a new stage of economic development with tremendous potential for businesses worldwide. This inaugural expo gives businesses and governments an opportunity to explore new business opportunities with this influential global economy. Learn more…
Nov. 12 - 15, 2018: MEDICA
MEDICA Düsseldorf is the industry’s most comprehensive and largest international medical show in the world, attracting 100,000+ attendees from some 130 nations including visitors from Asia, Africa, and North America. Learn more…
Nov. 28 - 30, 2018: Japan International Aerospace Exhibition - Tokyo
Japan Aerospace 2018 will bring together the global aerospace and defense community in the heart of Tokyo. Access the newest information about the Japanese government’s defense policy, and meet with key executives and government policymakers. Production of defense aircraft, satellites and launch vehicles make Japan one of the largest aerospace-industrial markets in Asia. Learn more about the show…
Want to be part of the Washington State delegation? Contact Isabelle DeWulf.
Feb. 25 - 28, 2019: Mobile World Congress
Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest trade show for the mobile technology industry, drawing more than 100,000 attendees. The show featured 2,300 exhibitors across nine halls, as well as more than 3,500 international media and industry analysts. To become a co-exhibitor or for more information, contact Julie Monahan (206) 256-6147. Learn more…
March 12 - 14, 2019: JEC World
April 1 - 5, 2019: Hannover Messe
With 6,500 exhibitors and 225,000 visitors, Hannover Messe is the largest industrial trade show in the world. The interplay between automation and energy technology, IT platforms and artificial intelligence is driving the digital transformation of industry and the newest and latest will be on display at Hannover Messe 2019. The theme this year is “Integrated Industry – Connect & Collaborate”. Learn more…
April 2 - 4, 2019: Aircraft Interiors Show
The Aircraft Interiors Expo showcases the latest and greatest in cabin interiors, in-flight entertainment, connectivity, passenger experience and passenger services. More than 18,400 visitors attend the show, including 1,000 airline representatives from 180 airlines. Learn more…
June 10 - 14, 2019: Japan Artificial Intelligence Technology Mission
Join other Washington leaders in artificial intelligence on a trade mission to Tokyo. Delegates will meet with some of Japan’s leading researchers and companies working on the latest artificial intelligence concepts, products and solutions.
June 17 - 23, 2019: Paris Air Show
Drawing more than 150,000 industry attendees and featuring 2,300 exhibitors from 48 countries, the International Paris Air Show is the one place everyone in aerospace wants to be in 2019. Washington State’s exhibitors, businesses and economic development professionals will be there in force to showcase Washington made products and services in its largest exhibit space ever at the show.
January - June: Export Training Seminars
Starting January 2018, The Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington (EFACW) will provide introductory export training seminars, around the state on the following topics: Online Sales for Global Marketing, International Property in the Strategies, Introduction to Export Compliance, Export Readiness, International Payment and Shipping Terms, and Trade Finance.
EFACW brings in nationally recognized speakers into Washington State to teach these workshops so companies could have access to them at a more affordable cost. Most of these could cost up to $400, however,
For registration and more information visit www.efacw.org/Events.