WIIT Events

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


  • Customs 101: The Basics of Cross-Border Transactions
    February 22, 2018
    9:00 am - 11:30 am

The cross-border import/export transaction is the essence of trade in goods. But customs processes are complex, full of acronyms and rules and different stakeholders responsible for different things. If you’ve ever wanted a primer on customs basics, this event is for you. The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to join us (more…)


  • WIIT Leadership Series: Meet Michèle Flournoy, Co-Founder and Managing Director of WestExec Advisors
    February 27, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Our fifth speaker in the WIIT Leadership Series will be Michèle Flournoy, Co-Founder and Managing Director of WestExec Advisors, a strategic advisory firm; Co-Founder and former CEO of Center for a New American Security (CNAS); and the former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, the third-ranking civilian in the Pentagon. During the debates over the (more…)


  • March 1, 2018
    9:00 am - 10:00 am

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk on the EU’S General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its implications for business in the European Union. The GDPR shall apply May 25, 2018. The challenges for EU and non EU companies are high with possible fines of 10 to 20 (more…)


  • March 15, 2018
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In Connection with International Women’s Day 2018  Women in International Trade and the Organization of Women in International Trade in partnership with the  Virginia/Washington, DC District Export Council (DEC) and the Commercial Service of Virginia and Washington, DC are pleased to invite you to a panel discussion on: 5:00pm-6:30pm        Panel Discussion (Polaris Room) 6:30pm-8:00pm        Reception (more…)