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.
$195.00 for first registrant and $95 for any additional registrant per company.
$695.00 for the first registrant from a company and $595.00 for subsequent registrants.
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.
Hotel Nikko - IWPA has arranged for a group rate at the Hotel Nikko at a rate of $219.00 per night. To make a reservation at the special rate click on this link.
Directions to Hotel Nikko
Reserve your hotel room today - booking deadline is FrIday, 2/17/17
For those attendees driving to the hotel, valet parking is $15 per hour, and overnight is $50 per night plus tax with in and out privilege ($60 per night plus tax for oversized vehicles). For other parking options, the 1,100-car Mason O'Farrell garage is directly diagonal across the street.
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is about 30 minutes away.
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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