Events

WITA educates policy makers and the public about the most pressing international trade and economic policy issues of the day. Register for upcoming events and see videos of past events.

Membership

WITA members are trade leaders in businesses, law, academia, NGOs, embassies and the U.S. Government

Events

Upcoming, WITA

Clash of the Titans: An Update on U.S. – China Trade with The Trade Reporters

Thu Apr 25 | Polaris Suite | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Upcoming, WITA

Digital Trade and the WTO eCommerce Initiative

Thu May 9 | Polaris Suite | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Upcoming, WITA

Discussion of Ex-Im Bank, its Reauthorization, and the Implications for U.S. Business

Thu May 16 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Upcoming, WITA

2019 WITA/WITF Annual Awards Dinner

Wed Jul 17 | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Past, WITA

The Future of U.S – Japan Trade

Wed Apr 3 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Past, WITA

Discussion with Sen. Pat Toomey, Joined by Former Rep. Charles Boustany, and Panel Discussion on Section 232 and the Congressional Role in Regulating Foreign Trade

Thu Mar 28 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Past, WITA

What Might Brexit Mean for Trade?

Wed Mar 13 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Past, WITA

The Present and the Future: Trade in the Asia-Pacific

Tue Mar 5 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Past, WITA

The 2019 Congressional Trade Agenda

Fri Mar 1 | Atrium Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Past, WITA

The Evolution of the Digital Dozen: What is the Future for Digital Trade Policy?

Thu Feb 14 | Horizon Ballroom | Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center

WITC: Meet the Trade Press, Reporters Roundtable

01/29/2019

An Undifferentiated WTO: Self Declared Development Status Risks Institutional Irrelevance

01/15/2019

Is the Trade War Causing Manufacturers to Leave China? Yes and No.

12/19/2018

Which US communities are most affected by Chinese, EU, and NAFTA retaliatory tariffs?

10/05/2018

In Advanced and Emerging Economies Alike, Worries About Job Automation

09/13/2018

The Ultimate Disruptive Technology: 3D Printing Will Not Only Change the Way We Trade; it Will Change the Way We Live

10/05/2016

Did the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Cause the Great Depression?

06/16/2014

WITA Event (1987) US Canadian Trade Agreement

12/17/1987

America’s Trade Policy

News, commentary and analysis of international trade policy in the U.S. and around the world.

WITC: Meet the Trade Press, Reporters Roundtable

01/29/2019

An Undifferentiated WTO: Self Declared Development Status Risks Institutional Irrelevance

01/15/2019

Is the Trade War Causing Manufacturers to Leave China? Yes and No.

12/19/2018

Which US communities are most affected by Chinese, EU, and NAFTA retaliatory tariffs?

10/05/2018

In Advanced and Emerging Economies Alike, Worries About Job Automation

09/13/2018

The Ultimate Disruptive Technology: 3D Printing Will Not Only Change the Way We Trade; it Will Change the Way We Live

10/05/2016

Did the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Cause the Great Depression?

06/16/2014

WITA Event (1987) US Canadian Trade Agreement

12/17/1987

Young Trade Professionals (YTP)

Young Trade Professionals (YTP) is the world’s largest network of trade policy professionals under the age of 40.

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CAREERS IN TRADE

If you are looking for your next trade policy position, or looking to fill a position, click here. You can also find information on WITA internship opportunities here.

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ABOUT WITA

WITA is the largest non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to providing a neutral forum in the nation’s capital for the open and robust discussion of international trade and economic issues.

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Washington International Trade Conference

On January 29, 2019, WITA held its inaugural Washington International Trade Conference