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Wood Trade Compliance Training - Atlanta, GA
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When: 08/22/2016
From 8:00 am until 5:00 pm
Where: Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center
800 Spring St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia  30308
United States
Contact: Joe O'Donnell

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IWPA’s due diligence training course was developed in partnership with the World Resources Institute utilizing U.S. Agency for International Development funding.The course provides attendees with a comprehensive analysis of the requirements of the Lacey Act and other laws relevant to the trade in wood products. The full day course includes, breakfast, lunch, and workbook materials.  Attendees will also receive IWPA’s Formaldehyde Fact Sheet for Importers a $989 value. 



Program Fee:

IWPA Members: 

$195.00 for first registrant and $95 for any additional registrant per company.


Non-IWPA Members: 

$695.00 for the first registrant from a company and $595.00 for subsequent registrants. 


NEW -  IWPA is pleased to offer a limited-time promotional price for non-IWPA members for the initial set of courses in 2016 of $395 for the first registrant for a company and $295 for subsequent registrants a $300.00 savings!


Who Should Attend?

If you import, buy, sell or use imported wood in your business this course is for you.  In this course you will learn how to avoid a Lumber Liquidators situation for your business.  Recently, Lumber Liquidators agreed to pay a $13.5 million dollar fine and implement a comprehensive Environmental Compliance Plan due to Customs Law and Lacey Act violations.  The course has relevance for ‘C suite” executives as well as front line compliance and buying staff.  Reduced pricing is offered for multiple participants from the same company.  


Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

Directions to Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

Reserve your hotel room today - booking deadline is Monday, 7/23/16
For those attendees driving to the hotel, overnight parking is $15 per night.

Nearby hotels include:

Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown
Georgian Terrace Hotel



Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is 20 minutes away.


Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be received 15 days prior to the course date and are subject to a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be made for requests received after the course date. If you are unable to attend, you may substitute someone in your place.


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