IEA Customs & Trade Seminar 30th March, Dublin

Irish Exporters Association

Date: Wednesday 30th March 2011

Time: 09.00am Registration, Finish 1.00pm

Venue: PricewaterhouseCoopers, One Spencer Dock, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1

Content of Seminar:
Paul Kennedy and Caroline Kennedy representing the Revenue Commissioners Office will be joined by a panel of Customs professionals who will discuss the key topics outlined in the agenda below.

09.00 am – 09.30 am: Registration. Tea/ Coffee

09.30 am – 09.40 am: Introduction by John Whelan, Chief Executive, Irish Exporters Association.

09.40 am – 10.30 am: Presentation by Paul Kennedy and Caroline Kennedy, Revenue Commissioners

~ Errors in Customs submissions and new penalties for customs infringements( Finance Bill 2011)

~ Electronic Manifest System

~ Modernised Customs Code

~ Import Control System (ICS)

~ Risk assessment of exports (Export Control System)

10.30 am-10.50 am: Modernised Customs Code – progress and implications, presented by Paul Rodgers, PricewaterhouseCoopers

10.50 am-11.30 am: Export Controls, Dual use simplification, presented by John O’Loughlin, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Siobhan O’Carroll, Department of Enterprise, Trade & Innovation

11.30 pm-11.50 pm: Incoterms, Exporters responsibilities, presented by Peppe Santoro, Partner, Evershed O’Donnell Sweeney

11.50pm-12.00 pm: Questions & Answers and Close

12.00pm -13.00 pm: Light Lunch

To reserve a place , please email , Gillian Ryan, by 5.00pm 18th March

Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

About the Irish Exporters Association (IEA)

The IEA represents the needs of export industry ensuring that the necessary conditions are created and the necessary support is provided to assist companies to maximize their export sales. The IEA draws its membership from every exporting sector, ensuring that the interests of all industries are represented and promoted at the highest level.

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