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Event history

Past events

  • IP Summit

    IP Summit

    01 December 2016

    This two-day conference aims to provide a platform for high-level discussions on trademarks, patents, trade secrets, counterfeiting, copyright, and design’s major recent evolutions, issues and ongoing reforms.

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  • WCO OECD Regional Policy Dialogue

    WCO-OECD Regional Policy Dialogue

    07 November 2016

    The World Customs Organization (WCO) and the Organisation for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD) are pleased to invite you to participate in the WCO-OECD regional policy dialogue on Countering illicit trade: addressing the governance gaps in Europe. The meeting will be held from 7 to 8 November 2016 at the WCO Headquarters in Brussels.

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  • PICARD 2016

    WCO Picard Conference

    27 September 2016

    The annual WCO PICARD Conference focuses on the presentation of research and policy analysis by practitioners and academics.

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  • ICAO - WCO Joint Conference on Enhancing Air Cargo Security and Facilitation

    21 April 2016

    This event will pave the way for enhanced future cooperation and will support all stakeholders amidst a dynamic and rapidly changing international business environment.

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  • Knowledge Academy 2016

    Knowledge Academy

    17 May 2016

    In 2011, the WCO launched the Knowledge Academy for Customs and Trade, or Summer Academy for short. Over the past four years, the summer academy has grown to include more than 150 delegates from the public and private sectors and the overall comments and observations from participants have been very positive. Various modules are offered within three learning tracks, which are focused on the principal work of the WCO, namely Tariff & Trade Affairs (HS, Rules of Origin, Valuation), Trade Facilitation (Trade Facilitation Agreement, WCO Data Model, and AEO/SAFE), both targeted towards the private sector, and finally, a third track designed for WCO Member administrations.

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  • WCO Security Seminar

    20 May 2016

    A three day seminar focusing on the implementation of the Punta Cana resolution and agreeing on a strategy for the future for all activities of the WCO Security Programme.

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  • IT Conference 2016

    WCO IT Conference & Exhibition

    15 March 2016

    A three day conference focusing on exploring ways in which modern information and communications technology can lead to exciting possibilities for a whole-of-government approach at the border and beyond.

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  • AEO Conference

    3rd Global AEO Conference

    21 April 2016

    The 3rd Global AEO Conference provides unique opportunity for all those interested to examine challenges of today and opportunities ahead of AEO on national, regional and global level.

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