NSBA Call with Commerce Under Secretary Eric HirschhornSeptember 18, 2012
On Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 2:00 EDT, NSBA and its international trade arm, the Small Business Exporters Association (SBEA), will host a teleconference featuring The Honorable Eric Hirschhorn, Under Secretary of the U.S Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS). Mr. Hirschhorn will discuss the anticipated Export Control Reform initiative and how these changes will likely impact small- and mid-sized exporters.
As the Under Secretary at BIS, Mr. Hirschhorn oversees efforts to advance U.S. national security, foreign policy and economic objectives by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system. A long-time expert on exporting and national security, Mr. Hirschhorn will answer your questions on the challenges you face with export controls as well as provide an inside look at key efforts within BIS to improve exporting.
This is a unique opportunity for NSBA and SBEA members to talk with Under Secretary Hirschhorn about export control reforms and various other issues that matter most to small- and mid-sized exporters.