2017 WCIT Washington Trade Conference

The Outlook for the 2017 Trade Agenda

  • Date(s): Mon, Mar 13, 2017
  • Time(s): 08:00 AM - 01:30 PM
  • Location: Westin Hotel Seattle
  • Address: 1900 Fifth Ave, Seattle, WA, 98101 (Get Directions)
  • Members: $150 pre-paid ($175 as of 3/1)
  • Non-Members: $200 pre-paid ($225 as of 3/1)
  • Additional Information: If you would like to purchase a table for this event please contact Victoria MacLellan at victoriam@seattlechamber.com.
    Premier table for 10 attendees: $2000
    Half Table for 5 attendees: $1000

    WCIT members click "Proceed as nonmember", but you WILL still get the WCIT member price.
  • Questions: Contact Victoria MacLellan at 206-389-7278

The Washington Trade Conference is WCIT’s premier event, attracting more than 300 of the state’s business, government and community leaders to learn about key issues in international trade policy and to identify actions to support upcoming priorities. 

This year’s conference will take place after the November elections, and will feature a discussion of how the Presidential and Congressional election results shape the outlook for progress on the trade agenda in 2017. Stay tuned for this year's agenda and full list of featured speakers.

Featured speakers:

  • Hon. Denny Heck
    U.S. Rep. WA -10
    U.S. Congress

  • Hon. Dan Newhouse
    U.S. Rep. WA-4
    U.S. Congress

  • Hon. Dave Reichert
    U.S. Rep WA-8
    U.S. Congress

  • Megan Cassella
    Pro Trade Reporter

  • Stuart Elway
    Elway Research

  • Ed Schweitzer
    President, Chairman of the Board
    Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

  • Bruce Stokes
    Global Economic Attitudes
    Pew Research Center
  • Marilyn Strickland
    Mayor Marilyn Strickland
    City of Tacoma

  • Kazuhiro Suzuki
    Minister for Economic Affairs
    Embassy of Japan

  • Robin Twyman
    Consul, Business and Gov. Affairs
    UK Government Office

  • Jim Weber
    Brooks Running
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