2020 Virtual Conference Archive

NASBITE International is proud to present the 2020 Virtual Annual Conference Archive, providing access to the 2020 Annual Conference Keynote Session, recorded live on April 23, 2020, plus over 20 individual Conference Sessions and other content.
Those registered to access the Virtual Annual Conference content and who are CGBP certified, will automatically receive the full 10 CEU credit requirement for 2020 CGBP recertification. (If you are registered and need your login to view content, email for assistance).
If you are not already registered to access this content, please use the button below. Fees to access the 2020 Virtual Conference content are $200 for NASBITE Members in good standing or $300 for non-members.

2020 Virtual Conference Keynote Featuring NASBITE Annual Business Session, and remarks by:

2020 Virtual Conference Sessions

Your Marketing Efforts During Uncertain Times

April 30, 2020
Rufiya Blank, Vice President, Kompass North America
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Differentiating the Global Graduate Education Experience

May 6, 2020
Erin McLaughlin, Professor of Business, Cabrini University
Mary Van Brunt, Provost & Vice President, Gwynedd Mercy University 
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Selecting the Best Logistics Partners in Global Trade 

May 11, 2020
Kellie Greene, President & CEO, Innovative Global Logistics Strategies, LLC
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Building a Robust Undergraduate International Business Curriculum 

May 13, 2020
Mahesh Srinivasan, Associate Professor & Director, The University of Akron Institute of Global Business
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Harnessing Online University Resources for Export Success: The Title VI CIBE Network

May 20, 2020
Rebecca Bellinger, Executive Director, University of Maryland CIBE
Christine Everett, Director of Programs, Indiana University CIBE
Jade Sims, Assistant Director of International Trade Programs, Michigan State University CIBE
Jonathon Wood, Managing Director, Brigham Young University CIBE
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Exporting in the Digital Age: How to Build Your Brand and Sales by Making the Internet Work for You Globally: Get Found, Be Understood, and do Business Internationally

May 21, 2020
Jeff Ardis, Business Development Director, IBT Online
Susanna Hardy, Chief Content Officer, IBT Online
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Export Resources for Minority and Women Owned Businesses

May 28, 2020
Gabriela Morales, Senior Business Development Specialist, USDOC
Alberto Rodriguez-Baez, Senior Business Development
Specialist, Minority Business Development Agency
Aerek Stephens, Program Manager, EXIM Bank
Nicole Woods, Global Business Development Specialist, EXIM Bank
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No More an Afterthought: How the Public Sector Can Help Communities by Increasing Exports

May 29, 2020
Jeff Stell, Operations & Policy Analyst, Business Analyst
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What SMEs Need to Know About Counterfeiting & Brand Protection

June 3, 2020
Kari Kammel, Assistant Director of Education & Outreach,
A-CAPP Center at Michigan State University
Jay Kennedy, Assistant Professor, A-CAPP Center at Michigan State University
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Taking Experiential Learning on the Road: Engaging Students in International Business Through Corporate Visits

June 5, 2020
Marilu Marcillo, Associate Professor, Saint Peters University 
Manfred Morales, Senior Operations Project Manager, UPS
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The International Trade Trek: Moving From Theory to Practice

June 11, 2020
Anna Helm, Associate Teaching Professor of International Business, George Washington University CIBER
Alexis Gaul, Administrative Director, George Washington University CIBER
David Ruda, Adjunct Faculty, George Washington University CIBER
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CGBP Exam Insights & Updates

Pre-recorded Session
Elizabeth Smith, Chair, CGBP Governance Council
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Exporter’s Resource Database

Pre-recorded Session
Robert Erwin, Export-U
John McIntyre, Georgia Tech CIBER
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Lowering Risk in Cross-Border Transactions Through Payment Assurance

Pre-recorded Session
Sam Hayes, TangoTrade
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Imports – Basics that Exporters Should Know

Pre-recorded Session
George Cummings, Trade Advisor, George Cummings Trade Advisor
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Incremental Global – Ways to Leverage Ecommerce for Export Strategy

Pre-recorded Session
Leah Goold-Haws, California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office
Joshua Halpern, California International Trade Office
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2020 Student Case Competition

NASBITE International conducted a virtual Student Case Competition in 2020. Four teams submitted Finalist video presentations, and then completed a live Q&A session with the judging panel.

Thank you to the 2020 Case Competition sponsor, Palladio Beauty, for participating and also agreeing to submit a new case for the 2021 Competition.

2020 Case Competition Virtual Awards Presentation (Recorded May 1, 2020)

Case Competition Finalist Presentations:

2020 Champion Team: University of Iowa
Instructor: John Engel
Team Members: Stewart Knights, Stephen Paoletti, and Ayotolowafunmi Ogunwusi
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2020 First Runner-Up Team:  Youngstown State University
Instructor: Omer Genc
Team Members: Ahmed Elkhafif, Mason Scovil, Ryan Sheffield
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2020 Finalist Team:  Interamerican University of Puerto Rico – Metro Campus
Instructor: Belma Borras
Team Members: Sergio Acuna, Manuel Irizarry, Rafael Guerrero, Alejandro Mendez
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2020 Finalist Team: University of Oklahoma
Instructor: Margaret Shaffer
Team Members: Laura Betran de la Torre, Alexander Fu, Anh Nguyen, Ben Walker
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2020 Awards Winners

NASBITE International is committed to advancing international trade by acknowledging professionals in the field that have demonstrated excellence in developing innovative programs and practices that improve international trade. Their successful achievements are honored through the presentation of annual awards.

Advancing International Trade Award Winners

This award recognizes the dedication and service of those that are advancing international trade in each state in the United States as well as Canada and Mexico. Award winners, which may be programs or individuals, have contributed to the advancement of international trade for four or more years.

California International Trade Center (CITC)
Cross-Border eCommerce for Small Business & Virtual Internship Program for eCommerce Success

Jane Dauffenbach
Aquarius Systems/D&D Products, Inc.

Mary & Spencer Dick
TigerStop, LLC

Roberto Munoz
World Trade Center Miami

David Noah
Shipping Solutions, a division of Intermart, Inc.

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2020 National Small Business Virtual Summit

The 2020 National Small Business Exporter Summit was held live via virtual format, on March 25, 2020. The Summit session
recordings are available to registered Summit attendees. To register or  access these recordings, login to your NASBITE account and register for the “National Small Business Exporter Summit Virtual Events” via the “Online Store” or “Upcoming Events” tabs. Once registered, you will receive an email confirmation with instructions on how to access the recordings.

The International Trade Trek: Moving From Theory to Practice

June 11, 2020
Anna Helm, Associate Teaching Professor of International Business, George Washington University CIBER
Alexis Gaul, Administrative Director, George Washington University CIBER
David Ruda, Adjunct Faculty, George Washington University CIBER
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