Upcoming Events

Both women and men are encouraged to attend WIIT events and join the organization as members.


  • Renegotiating NAFTA – Implications for the Health Sector
    August 22, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

As the US Government moves towards a renegotiation of the NAFTA agreement, what is at stake for U.S. pharmaceutical, device and med-tech industries? Please join us for a discussion on where the negotiations currently stand, and a review of the possible benefits and costs to the health sector. Box lunch will be provided Featuring: Jodi (more…)


  • Implementation of the Trade Facilitation Agreement
    September 14, 2017
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk to examine qualitative and quantitative benefits of implementation of TFA in Africa. Unilateral reforms in transparency, document simplification, and engagement of the trade community indicate momentum toward implementation.  Political will is also needed to upgrade hard and soft infrastructure, train human (more…)


  • Trade and Gender in Modern Free Trade Agreements
    September 19, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk on the potential for a trade and gender chapter in modern FTAs, including in a modernized NAFTA. The talk will highlight why it is important to look at trade from the perspective of gender and the progression of gender provisions in (more…)


  • Communicate with Charisma & Clarity
    September 20, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to learn to become a better public speaker – whether you are standing in front of a crowd or with one person in a meeting. Learn to rid yourself of filler words (ah, um, like, you know, so….), strengthen your statements and harness stronger body (more…)


  • Transformation through Trade: Creating Jobs and Opportunities in Africa and the Middle East
    September 22, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk on Trade and Development in Africa and the Middle East. Although Africa and the Middle East are very diverse, the regions share two key drivers when it comes to future economic potential: demographics and the rapid expansion of trade along new (more…)