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The US-Mexico-Canada trade deal is set to replace NAFTA on July 1 and countries throughout the hemisphere are struggling with the effects of the COVID pandemic. What will all this mean for businesses, for economies and for trade? We will discuss with a veteran diplomat and with Flexport’s regional leader for Latin America.


Phil Levy
Chief Economist
Flexport

Previously, Dr. Levy served twice at the White House on the President's Council of Economic Advisors, most recently as Senior Economist for Trade, and was a member of the Policy Planning Staff for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. Dr. Levy, who holds a Ph.D in Economics from Stanford University, was also a senior fellow at Chicago Council on Global Affairs and on the faculty of Northwestern Kellogg.

   

Steve Liston
Senior Director
Council of the Americas

Before joining the Council, Steve was VP for Global Government Relations at Equifax. Previously, as a U.S diplomat, he served in Spain, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Chile, where he was Deputy Chief of Mission and Chargé d’Affaires. Steve was also the State Department’s Director of the Office of International Religious Freedom. He holds degrees from UC Berkeley, Tufts University, and the Reformed Theological Seminary.
   

Leonardo Ospina
Regional Leader, Latin America
Flexport

Before Flexport, Leonardo was Uber’s first employee in Central and South America, where he launched the company’s regional operations before driving marketing and strategic partnerships. Leonardo, who holds a BA in Latin American Studies from Dartmouth, is of Colombian heritage.

   

Tom Gould
VP, Customs and Trade Advisory
Flexport

Prior to joining Flexport, he was Sr. Director, Customs and International Trade for Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A. He is a longtime licensed customs broker, a member of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Trade Support Network, and served on the board of the Foreign Trade Association.

   



Presenters

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Tom Gould

VP, Customs and Trade Advisory, Flexport

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Phil Levy

Chief Economist, Flexport

About The Presenter

Nerijus Poskus

Vice President & Global Head of Ocean Freight

Nerijus' team is responsible for building global partnerships with carriers to ensure that our service is best-in-class and competitively pricedlients create effective metrics to design and manage their supply chain. 

FAQs

What's the format of this webinar?

The webinar will begin with 20 minutes of content followed by up to 10 minutes of Q&A.

Can everyone ask questions?

Yes! Ask them live during the Q&A or submit them ahead of time to [email protected] (include the title of the webinar too!)

What if I register but can't make it?

We'll record the webinar and make the slides available to everyone who registers. If you miss it, stay tuned for a follow-up email.

I don't use Flexport, can I still attend?

Absolutely. None of the expertise shared in this webinar will be Flexport specific.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

FAQs

What's the format of this webinar?

The webinar will begin with 15-20 minutes of presentation followed by up to 30 minutes of open Q&A.

Can everyone ask questions?

Yes! Ask them live during the Q&A or submit them ahead of time to [email protected] (include the title of the webinar too!)

What if I register but can't make it?

We'll record the webinar and make the slides available to everyone who registers. If you miss it, stay tuned for a follow-up email.

I don't use Flexport, can I still attend?

Yes, none of the expertise shared in this webinar will be Flexport specific.