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AES Broadcast  08/22/2008          Broadcast  #  2008031
Automated Export System (AES) Compliance Seminar and AESPcLink Workshop 
in Daleville, VA (Near Roanoke) September 9, 2008
The Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring and Automated 
Export System (AES) Compliance Seminar and Workshop in Daleville, VA (near
Roanoke) on September 9th, 2008. The U.S. Census Bureau will participate 
as presenters. The Census Bureau experts will teach you about export 
regulations, explain your responsibilities under the laws, and thoroughly 
cover the filing of required export information through the AES. 
In the afternoon, there will be an AESPcLink Workshop where participants 
can enjoy the benefits of FREE electronic filing of their export information 
via the Windows-based desktop PC Component AESPcLink. Receive certification 
on using the AESPcLink program! Come learn how to successfully file your export 
information in this hands-on PC training workshop. All training is provided by 
the U.S. Department of Commerce/U.S. Census Bureau/Foreign Trade Division in 
collaboration with the Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce.
Morning Session:
New Regulations Now in Effect for Export Filing
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $100 for Chamber Members
$125 for Non-Chamber Members
Afternoon Session:
AESPcLink Workshop (for Electronic Export Filing)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $25 for Chamber Members
$30 for Non-Chamber Members
*Catered lunch onsite included with 2-session registration.
For complete details, including the complete schedule, fees, a flyer and 
registration information, visit the Census site at
For more information regarding this seminar and workshop only, please contact 

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Source: FTDWebMaster, Foreign Trade Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, D.C. 20233
Created: 17 May 200
Last modified: 13 July 2011 at 08:40:15 AM