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AES Broadcast 09/14/2009                    Broadcast # 2009042
Automated Export System (AES) Compliance Seminar in Seattle, Washington 
on September 23rd and 24th, 2009
An Automated Export  System (AES) Compliance Seminar along with AESPcLink 
workshops will be held in Seattle, WA on September 23rd and 24th, 2009.
The U.S. Census Bureau experts will cover the filing requirements of the 
FTR, how to classify your commodities by providing an understanding of the 
Schedule B classification requirements and provide a thorough 
overview of the AES.

On the second day, 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. 
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.
Date: Wednesday September 23rd, 2009
Time: 7:30am - 5:00pm
      *Continental  breakfast and lunch provided
Place: Microsoft Corporation
      (Main Campus, Blg 36)
      16255 NE 36th Way
      Redmond, WA 98052
Cost: $199.00

Date: Thursday September 24th, 2009
Time: AM Workshop 8:30am - 12:00 pm
      PM Workshop 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Place: Microsoft Corporation
      (Main Campus, Blg 92)
      15010 NE 36th Street
      Redmond, WA 98052
Cost: $60.00

For further information regarding this seminar only, please contact Eric 
Hsu at registration is available at:
For complete details, including complete schedule, fees, a flyer and 
registrations information, visit the Census site at       


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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