Government Faculty

AnnMarie Highsmith

Executive Assistant Commissioner, Office of Trade
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Eric Choy

Acting Executive Director, Trade Remedy Law Enforcement, Office of Trade
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Alaina Van Horn

Chief, IP Enforcement Branch
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Dax Terrill

Branch Chief, Exclusion Order Enforcement
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Speaker Faculty

Cindy Allen

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Compliance
FedEx Logistics

Vincent Annunziato

Director, Business Transformation & Innovation Division
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

John Brew

Partner
Crowell & Moring LLP

Nate Bolin

Partner
DLA Piper

Jean-Rene Broussard

Associate General Counsel – U.S. Regulatory Legal Department
DHL Americas

Nicole Bivens Collinson

President, International Trade & Government Relations
Sandler, Travis, & Rosenberg, P.A.

Carolyn Burkhead

Senior Manager, US Import Compliance & Operations
Boeing

Jerry Cook

Vice President, Government and Trade Relations
Hanesbrands Inc.

Billi Jo Demery

Legal Counsel,
International Trade Compliance
Texas Instruments

Mike DeVitto

Director, Logistics and Trade Compliance
L.L. Bean, Inc.

Michael DiPaula-Coyle

Head of International Trade Policy
IBM

Michael Ford

Vice President, Government and Industry Affairs
BDP International

Manuel Garza

Director of CTPAT
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Aaron Gothelf

Principal Counsel – Global Trade
The Walt Disney Company

Shoshana Grove

Chief Executive Officer
International Bridge

Lars-Erik A. Helm

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss & Feld LLP

Kelly Herman

Corporate Counsel Export Import
Northrop Grumman

Suzanne Kane

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Jeremie Klein

Associate Corporate Counsel, Global Trade
Amazon

Matthew Lapin

Partner
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

Amy Magnus

Director, Customs Affairs and Compliance
A.N. Deringer

Peter Martin

Senior Counsel, International Trade
FedEx

Farley Mesko

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Sayari Labs

Richard A. Mojica

Member, Practice Lead,
Customs Import & Trade
Miller & Chevalier Chartered

Ted Murphy

Partner
Sidley Austin LLP

Hon. Nazak Nikakhtar

Partner
Wiley Rein LLP

Cindy Owens

Senior Trade Counsel
Polaris Inc.

Jeremy Page

Partner
Page Fura, P.C.

Dave Pentland

Senior Vice President, Compliance
Carson International

Paul Raglow

Director,
Global Trade Compliance
Axalta Coating Systems

David P. Sanders

Partner
Cassidy Levy Kent

Robert Silvers

Under Secretary for Office of Strategy, Policy, and Plans
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Chair, Forced Labor Enforcement Task Force

Adam Swain

Partner
Alston & Bird

Ben Tomkins

Vice President
Oritain

Richard M. Wortman

Partner
Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP

Amir Yazdi

Deputy General Counsel
Solar Energy Industries Association