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"Proven; ECTI is an absolutely valuable resource for export professionals delivering factual and complex information in a casual language beneficial to all recipients regardless of their experience level."
Bob Austen, IS&GS Export/Import Control, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Attendee of Space: The Next Frontier of Export Control Reform Webinar

"ECTI has been extremely helpful in the short time I've been in the research compliance department at the university I am employed by. From the webinars to the EAR and ITAR training and the certification tests. The staff is always willing to help and very friendly. You might say ECTI is user friendly. Knowledgeable presenters with a touch of humor makes watching the webinars and training as enjoyable as possible."
Sherry Alexander, Wichita State University
Attendee of Export Controls Changes Recap Webinar

"ECTI's webinars not only educate on the black and white facts of the regulations, they also provide real-life examples to put the rules into perspective. They offer Best Practices learned through their personal relationships with customers and professional peers. ECTI is a real treasure for export compliance personnel."
Suzanne Knox, Associate Program Administrator, Parker Hannifin Corporation
Attendee of Part I: Planning for Government Export Enforcement Measures Webinar

"Information was very helpful and thought provoking on ways to ensure our electronic recordkeeping complies with the regulations."
Attendee of Export Control Recordkeeping in a Paperless Environment Webinar

"The value of this ECTI webinar to me was to make clear the path to compliance in a complex area of export control and to do so in a timely manner. This level of instruction and practical guidance is not available anywhere else so affordably and conveniently."
Daniel Wall, AVID Technologies, Inc.
Attendee of Export Control Reform for Military Electronics Webinar

"The webinar on EAR license exceptions was very informative.  The presenter went through every exception and explained how each one worked and was very careful to also say to read the regs carefully because there was a lot of requirements when using exceptions.  I will be looking into using them instead of getting a license!"
Teresa Racette, Crane Aerospace
Attendee of EAR Hardware License Exceptions Explained Webinar

"All information was presented in a clear concise manner.  Very easy to follow and understand."
Dawn Rainy, Plasma-Therm LLC
Attendee of EAR Hardware License Exceptions Explained Webinar

"ECTI expert trainings are extremely informative, accurate and can readily be applied locally. Thank you for sharing!"
Danielle Vezina, Philips
Attendee of A New Definition of “Export”…and That’s Just the Tip of the Iceberg! Webinar

"Scott Gearity and John Black are extremely knowledgeable and excel in presenting practical information export compliance professionals can use in this very complex business."
Attendee of Export Control Reform for USML Category XII: Fire Control, Laser, Imaging, and Guidance Webinar

"Felice always does a great job, I appreciate her sharing anecdotes and things she has discovered/learned over the years, it helps enormously when sharing training with non-compliance staff - it provides them another voice that confirms the information I share and helps ensure they understand the seriousness of the topic."
Attendee of Export Control Recordkeeping and Compliance Automation Webinar

"This webinar was very insightful and I found the speaker to be very informative and clear in explaining everything regarding basic product classification process."
Attendee of The Fundamentals of Product Classification Webinar

"The AES Webinar was easily understandable and had a good flow of information. They did a great job on getting the audience to understand the connection between all parties involved. I have been to other trainings where it was difficult to understand and high level explanation seemed to make it seem more complex than need be. I was impressed and feel that my time and money was well spent on this webinar."
Attendee of All About the Automated Export System in the Automated Commercial Environment Webinar

"ECTI e-seminars & webinars are fantastic! The information is relevant, easy to understand and on-point with current EAR/ITAR export compliance complexities & issues."
Dale Curran, Sales Manager (Inside-Sales), Click Bond, Inc.
Attendee of “Specially Designed”: Get It Right and Your Exports May Benefit Webinar

These webinars are very informative and on topic for current subjects. Loggin in is easy, questions are answered, and follow up support phenomenal. Good job, ECTI Team!!
Attendee of Export Control Reform for USML Category XII: Fire Control, Laser, Imaging, and Guidance Webinar

"ECTI cuts through the fluff and gets to the details trade compliance people need."
Attendee of Asia Pacific Export Controls 2014: Update and Tech Transfer Licensing Webinar

"This webinar was informative and easy for beginners to understand.  Great job!"
Attendee of All About the Automated Export System in the Automated Commercial Environment Webinar

"ECTI makes learning compliance possible for everyone at every level, rather a refresher or just starting. I highly recommend keeping up with the industry by keeping with ECTI!"
Vickie Starr, Export Compliance Officer, Flame Enterprises
Attendee of  CCL Classifications after ECR: Hardware and Materials Webinar

"John Black does an excellent job of imparting a tremendous amount of valuable knowledge in a very short period of time."
Laura Newman, VP Administration and Compliance, Mitutoyo America Corporation
Attendee of CCL Classifications after ECR: Technical Data/Technology and Software Webinar

"Scott was very organized and knows his material. I will attend more of his sessions in the future."
Attendee of A New Definition of “Export”…and That’s Just the Tip of the Iceberg! Webinar

 

"This was my first class on Canadian Export Controls and I found it very informative.  I learned some details that will result in immediate changes to the requests we make of our Canadian subsidiary."
Attendee of Critical Differences Between Canadian and US Trade Controls Webinar

"This was a well delivered, easy to access, thoughtful webcast. I recommend it to those who are starting out and those who have experience. The time was adequate."
Attendee of BIS License Application 748P:  How to Prepare It and How to Ensure Best Possible Approval Time Webinar

"This was an extremely informative webinar, we are a distributor and as such are not able to sign FTA's without good backup from our suppliers and this made clear to those attending that we must have this information in hand."
Attendee of The ABC’s of FTA’s – Using Free Trade Agreements to Boost U.S. Exports Webinar

"If you are involved in the export of a product with an ECCN, the product is resold or retransfered through foreign subsidiaries, resellers or distributors, and you don't have a law degree in international trade, you need to view this webinar to get an understanding of the complexities and risks associated with export transactions in this context."
Daniel Wall, AVID Technologies, Inc.
Attendee of Fundamentals of US Reexport Controls Webinar

"Cuba, Iran, Russia & More webinar was a quick hitting and information packed update on the ever-changing landscape of export regulations.  Highly recommended."
Attendee of Worldwide Update: Cuba, Iran, Russia and More Webinar

"I found this webinar very informative and gave some really key ideas that we can run with in digitizing our old paper documents into a paperless repository.  The moderator was very knowledgeable and took time to answer everyone's questions after the presentation.  I would definitely attend an ECTI webinar in the future."
Attendee of Export Control Recordkeeping in a Paperless Environment Webinar

"The presentation of the webinar was excellent, Very well laid out. The presenter and slide show were very informative and easy to understand."
Paul Leahy, Adcom Worldwide
Attendee of Worldwide Update: Crimea, Cuba, Russia and More Webinar

"Great presentation, encompassing all aspects of creating and following through with licenses."
Angela Black, Sr. Analyst, ITC, UTC Aerospace
Attendee of Don’t Be RWA’ed: Get Your Licensing Right the First Time Webinar

"A lot of good information in a short period of time so very useful to get the presentation after just to review your notes."
Jamie McCauslin, VP of Operations, SCD.USA Infrared
Attendee of BIS License Application 748P:  How to Prepare It and How to Ensure Best Possible Approval Time Webinar

"This was an excellent & timely Webinar.  Felice Laird is knowledgeable and moved through the complicated topic at just the right level and delivery.  It is a difficult topic and she could not have been more professional & helpful."
Attendee of Encryption and Cybersecurity Export Regulatory Update 2015 Webinar

"The ECTI webinar series dealing with the practical aspects of managing a government export audit or voluntary disclosure is a welcome addition to the export compliance training canon that usually stops at reviewing the regulations. Thanks ECTI!"
Daniel Wall, AVID Technologies
Attendee of Voluntary Disclosures: The Messy Issues with “Coming Clean” Webinar

"This webinar is a great overview for someone like me who knew absolutely nothing about ITAR, EAR, etc."
Attendee of Export Controls 101: Starting at the Beginning Webinar

"Invaluable information!! As always with ECTI's webinars, I picked up information not easily located anywhere else. The presentation was both concise and thorough and I left inspired to revisit our procedures and further improve our processes."
Attendee of Export Control Recordkeeping in a Paperless Environment Webinar

"Excellent presenter and good topic, good timing and information well presented. Scott has a great sense of humor which helps the listener better understand and absorb the complex topics."
Wendy Thorngate, Export Compliance, W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
Attendee of Worldwide Update: Crimea, Cuba, Russia and More Webinar

"I was a little worried that an hour and half would drag, but Ms. Laird's  demeanor is excellent and engaging. She clearly is an expert in the field, yet came across like one of my favorite helpful colleagues."
Bridget Blackburn, Export/Legal Policy Director, ProSoft Technology, INC
Attendee of DIY Encryption Classification Webinar

"ECTI webinars have proven to be very useful to my team.  They are well laid out and provide good overviews of the subject matter and also provide some practical advice."
Attendee of Critical Differences Between Canadian and US Trade Controls Webinar

"Presenters were prepared and very professional. This was a good training session with many helpful suggestions and comments that we can pretty much apply right away."
Ruth Gundershaug, Director, Global Trade Compliance Emerson Process Management, Rosemount, Inc.
Attendee of Don’t Be RWA’ed: Get Your Licensing Right the First Time Webinar

"The information provided was presented in a way that was easy to absorb and kept my attention throughout. I have attended seminars where Scott was one of the primary speakers and find his approach to compliance refreshing and on target."
Attendee of Worldwide Update: Cuba, Iran, Russia and More Webinar

"All of the trainers from ECTI are great at making the material digestible!!  You remember long after the session what was said."
Valerie Kimber- Roy, New England Wire Technologies
Attendee of "Specially Designed: Don't Rely on First Impressions" Webinar

"Ms. Laird's presentation was time well spent. She carefully distilled and articulated the ECR Federal Register changes to military electronics. This facilitated my  understanding of the changes and how to apply them in a meaningful context. The  follow-up materials ECTI provided afterwards should be a useful resource."
Marlene Waller, Export Control Officer, RTI International
Attendee of  Export Control Reform for Military Electronics Webinar

"The ECTI webinar on Asia Pacific export controls was an excellent information session. I took five pages of notes during the short hour and half that went beyond just the usual presentation. What delighted me most wasn't just the quality of the information, but just how much time it saved me in gathering it myself. For a global operation with tight budgets such sessions are of a significant benefit."
Tim McLaughlin, Corporate Export Manager, Moog Inc.
Attendee of Asia Pacific Export Controls 2014: Update and Tech Transfer Licensing Webinar

"A good overview of current regulatory requirements affecting encryption regulations.  The questionnaire and worksheet look to be very helpful tools. Thanks!."
Attendee of DIY Encryption Classification Webinar

"John Black brought clear, real world examples to the complex process of finding an ECCN.  I'll be playing this webinar again."
Attendee of Getting Your CCL Classifications Right: Hardware and Materials Webinar

"I am new to compliance and I found the information easy to follow and understand. I also gained a lot of knowledge from watching the webinar."
Sherry Alexander, Wichita State University
Attendee of Import 101 for All Business Professionals Webinar

"The value of this ECTI webinar to me was to make clear the path to compliance in a complex area of export control and to do so in a timely manner. This level of instruction and practical guidance is not available anywhere else so affordably and conveniently."
Daniel Wall, AVID Technologies, Inc.
Attendee of  Export Control Reform for Military Electronics Webinar

"Very informative, Mr. Black was very colorful and kept my attention."
Matt Kovanda, Aerospace Maintenance Solutions
Attendee of "Specially Designed: Don't Rely on First Impressions" Webinar

"This webinar provided a more simplified method to explain a very complex Export Control Reform Rules/Requirements that a non-technical (layman) person has struggled to understand completely."
Elizabeth Miguel, Trade Compliance Administrator, Teledyne Microwave Solutions
Attendee of  Export Control Reform for Military Electronics Webinar

"This course gives a good overview of import guidelines and keywords used in the industry that are good for all business professionals dealing with imports to understand."
Sherry Alexander, Wichita State University
Attendee of Import 101 for All Business Professionals Webinar

"Excellent overview of export controls and changes from ITAR to 600 series under BIS. Good introductory class for my coworkers who are not that familiar with the topic."
Edith Folta, International Freight Specialist, Dyno Nobel Inc.
Attendee of  The Fundamentals of Product Classification in the Era of Export Control Reform Webinar

"Excellent coverage and common sense approach to the Specially Designed topic. Great use of examples."
Cynthia Eckl, Datron World Communications, Inc.
Attendee of "Specially Designed: Especially Important" Webinar

"I thought the information was presented in a very easy to follow manner and the webinar contained relevant information."
Attendee of Import 101 for All Business Professionals Webinar

"This was another very informative webinar.  The materials covered in this one, very much complimented the initial webinar on Specially Designed.  Great job by the instructor breaking down the material covered and giving specific examples so it sinks in.  I think after taking both webinars, I feel infinitely more secure in determination of ECCN and/or potential licensing."
Attendee of Getting Your CCL Classifications Right: Hardware and Materials Webinar

"The Export Controls 101 Webinar was very good and provided the essential basic information that introduces the reasons very well for people new to the subject. Highly recommended introduction for everyone."
John Roscoe-Hudson, Customer Service & QHSE / EA, Teledyne CDL
Attendee of Export Controls 101: Starting at the Beginning Webinar

"The webinars are well managed, great source of information and very good logistic and Q&A session."
Attendee of EU/UK Export Controls for Non-EU Compliance Professionals Webinar

"I have viewed one live webinar thus far and found it helpful. The outlines for the webinars are right on track, it is very organized, and Scott Gearity does a great job keeping attention and making it understandable. I recommend for anyone having to deal with Export/ITAR/EAR issues to take part in a webinar."
Marnie Schultz, Aeroflex Systems Group
Attendee of  Space: The Next Frontier of Export Control Reform Webinar

"I attended the webinar, "Losing Sleep over Customs Issues? Mastering the Elements of Customs Compliance."  I found this webinar to be very thorough, and the presenter was  quite knowledgeable.."
Attendee of Losing Sleep over Customs Issues? Mastering the Elements of Customs Compliance Webinar

"I thought the material covered was broken down very well.  The material was very complex and hard to assimilate initially.  However, the examples that the instructor used helped to "visualize" the actual interpretation of the regulation he was explaining were superb.  Overall, I was very impressed that I could understand most of what he was saying."
Attendee of “Specially Designed”: Get It Right and Your Exports May Benefit Webinar

"ECTI training material is very helpful, an easy to follow reference material; overall one of the best instructional team I have ever experienced."
Tania D. Gorie, LCB, Global Trade Compliance Director, Aviat Networks, Inc.
Attendee of  The Fundamentals of Product Classification in the Era of Export Control Reform Webinar

"This training was beneficial to understanding classification during export control reform. Specific information on 600 series classification and required record keeping was especially helpful."
Attendee of  The Fundamentals of Product Classification in the Era of Export Control Reform Webinar

"This webinar was very informative.  The speaker applied his knowledge of the topic in a way that made it interesting.  He was also able to give specific examples based on his experience in the area that made it easy to understand."
Susan Charba, Compliance Manager and Assistant Corporate Secretary, Tesco Corporation
Attendee of Part I: Planning for Government Export Enforcement Measures Webinar

"This was a difficult topic that requires repeat training to understand and be able to effectively apply "specially designed". I did pick additional tips and information that I will be able to use going forward."
Attendee of “Specially Designed”: Get It Right and Your Exports May Benefit Webinar

"I think these webinars are great. They always start on time and the information is up to date and relevant."
Robert Lombard, BCA Export Integration and Compliance, Boeing
Attendee of Deciphering Deemed Exports & Export Control Reform Webinar

"Stephen Wagner did a great job. He was very practical and rendered tempered advice on a scary topic.  This is a subject that every company needs to have an SOP for!"
Allen DiPalma, Director of Export Controls Services, University of Pittsburgh
Attendee of
Responding to Government Export Investigations and Subpoenas Webinar

"I found the webinar very informative. The presenter was knowledgeable and presented the subject matter clearly and in terms that were easily understood."
Attendee of EU/UK Export Controls for Non-EU Compliance Professionals Webinar

"This webinar provided a clear, concise understanding of reexports requirements as well as providing the general background needed to frame and set the foundation for reexports and transfers.  The information conveyed by Scott is easy to understand, practical and can be easily communicated to persons outside of the U.S. who may need to better understand reexport and transfer requirements of items subject to the EAR."
Marjorie Alquist, Global Trade Compliance Manager, LORD Corporation.
Attendee of Fundamentals of US Reexports Webinar

"The information shared was a very thorough basic introduction to Export Controls. I appreciated the presenter staying on task, and focusing on introducing the players and the regulation sources. She provided contact information for the listener to follow up on what was relevant to them, rather than giving complete details for each since not all pertained to each listener."
Kimberly Misner-Iles, Sr. Compliance Coordinator
Attendee of Export Controls 101: Starting at the Beginning Webinar

"The webinar provided some great insight to the differences as well as similarities between the United States and the European union's laws for International Trade Compliance."
Attendee of EU/UK Export Controls for Non-EU Compliance Professionals Webinar

"I am new to the export world and was referred to you by a colleague. I found the webinar easy to understand and very helpful."
Kelly Johnson, Logistics Coordinator, Reynolds Systems, Inc.
Attendee of Executive Briefing on Export Controls Webinar

"I found the webinar to be interesting and informative. The speaker was very knowledgeable."
Kathy Butler, Trade Compliance Manager, Canberra Industries, Inc.
Attendee of Recordkeeping in the Era of Export Control Reform Webinar

"Export Controls 101 is a good, basic overview for the research administrator. Those who are new to research administration or who want a simple refresher of the basics will find this webinar helpful."
Attendee of Export Controls 101: Starting at the Beginning Webinar

"We have been working on a procedure for this very topic, we will view the 2nd and 3rd part, but this has got us off to a very good start!"
Valerie Kimber-Roy, Export Compliance Coordinator, New England Wire Technologies
Attendee of Part I: Planning for Government Export Enforcement Measures Webinar

"I thought the presenter was knowledgeable and the material was concise and easy to follow. She did an awesome job!"
Attendee of Executive Briefing on Export Controls Webinar

"Useful and timely briefing on ITAR changes for space systems."
Attendee of  Space: The Next Frontier of Export Control Reform Webinar

"Slides were excellent and will be helpful in the future for improving our record retention procedures."
Dave Kubala, Corporate Compliance Officer, NMG Aerospace
Attendee of Recordkeeping in the Era of Export Control Reform Webinar

"I like the fact that the sections of the federal register and regulations were indicated in the presentation as it can take a lot of time to find them on your own when you go looking."
Attendee of Encryption and Cybersecurity Export Regulatory Update 2015 Webinar

 

 

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