Welcome to the Montana World Trade Center!

For nearly two decades, Montana World Trade Center (MWTC) has served Montana as a trusted business adviser. We work with more than 320 World Trade Centers around the globe, foreign consulates, trade associations, US Commercial Service Offices, and many others in order to provide Montana companies with actionable information, prescriptive export strategies, on-demand project management, and long-term strategic guidance. If you’re interested in initiating or growing your sales outside the U.S. but not exactly sure how to turn perceived opportunity into meaningful pieces of business for your company, MWTC can help.

Offering international market evaluation, prospect generation and qualification, project management, comprehensive export strategy development, and quick answers to pressing international business questions, MWTC is an essential extension of your business development team and a trusted adviser for businesses across Montana. Enjoy the benefits of membership now.


MWTC’s Featured Member

Montana World Trade Center is very excited to share Antoinette M. Tease, P.L.L.C. as the newest Featured Member of the week!

Antoinette M. Tease, P.L.L.C. is a registered patent attorney who practices in the areas of intellectual property and technology law. Ms. Tease is currently a member of the Montana World Trade Center Tech Export Team. Ms. Tease served on the Business Advisory Board for the Montana State University-Billings College of Business for a number of years and was formerly on the Board of Advisors for the Montana Business Incubator in Billings, Montana. She is also a frequent speaker on intellectual property law topics and a current member of the Montana State Bar CLE Institute. Ms. Tease is also an Inaugural Member of the Montana State Bar Intellectual Property Law Section, for which she serves on the Council and is Chair-Elect.

For more information on Ms. Tease’s services, credentials and areas of expertise, visit her website here:

http://www.teaselaw.com/


 

 

 

What is CES?

CES® is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers. CES showcases more than 4,500 exhibiting companies, including manufacturers, developers, and suppliers of consumer technology hardware, content, technology delivery systems and more; a conference program with more than 300 conference sessions and more than 170,000 attendees.

To learn more about the CES conference held in Las Vegas, January, 7th- 10th, visit https://www.ces.tech/.

MWTC & CES 2020

Montana World Trade Center offers its members several benefits at the 2020 CES, produced by the Consumer Technology Association. These benefits include, but are not limited to:

EXCLUSIVE WTC DELEGATE BENEFITS (Only available through this program):
• FREE Complimentary CES 2020 attendee registration (allows access to exhibit show floor, keynote addresses, SuperSessions, and select conference sessions).
• 25% discount off the purchase of a Conference Pass (starter or deluxe pass).
• 10% discount off exclusive StoryTech VIP Impact Tour, including pre-tour briefing, refreshments, floor tour with one of our industry experts, plus trends white paper.
• Invitation to the International Matchmaking Reception held on the opening day of CES, Tuesday, January 7, 2020. (RSVP Required)
• Access to International Business Centers on-site, including Wi-Fi, computer stations, laptop hookups, refreshments, translators and private meeting rooms at Las Vegas Convention Center and Sands Expo.
• Invitation to private WTC Delegate-only Breakfast on Thursday, January 9, 2020, sponsored by CTA. (RSVP Required. Space is Limited)

SPEAKERS: Mr. Gary Shapiro, President, and CEO, Consumer Technology Association.
Mr. Scott Ferguson, President, and CEO, WTCA
Mr. Chris Meyer, Executive Director, WTC Las Vegas

• Invitation to a private reception for WTCA delegates hosted by WTC Las Vegas and its Business Club on Monday, January 6, 2020. (RSVP Required)
• Assistance with economic development meetings, tours, and events in Las Vegas on Monday, January 6, 2020 (upon request), offered by WTC Las Vegas.
• Access to a specially-priced block of hotel rooms, subject to deadlines and limited availability.
• Additional Air Service support during key dates and select markets.
• FREE Assistance with booking group dining reservations.
• FREE Assistance with booking cultural and tourist attractions.
• FREE Las Vegas Monorail passes (as requested).
• FREE Destination maps.

For more information on Montana World Trade Center member benefits, give us a call at (406) 243-6982 or email info@mwtc.org.

 

Visit Our New FDI Legal Index!

Click here to visit our new FDI Legal Index. This index is a compilation of federal and state statutes, regulations, and rules pertaining to human resources, taxation, business formation, immigration, and other legal issues you may encounter in the process of doing business in Montana.

 

Alcoholic Beverage Export Training Webinar: January 2020

Join Montana World Trade Center on January 29th, 2020, in an online training course to learn about the Montana-specific ins and outs of international trade with alcoholic beverages. Understand export control policies, regulations, and compliance programs before you engage in export. Montana World Trade Center’s alcoholic beverage export training webinar will provide your brewery with all the information and resources you need to determine if exporting is the next step for you.

REGISTER TODAY!

Export Training

The World Trade Center Denver Online Institute offers a growing portfolio of online courses that will educate you on the nuts and bolts of international trade. Learn more here.

Learn about TechEx

The TechEx Initiative helps Montana businesses in industries such as cloud computing, photonics, and bioscience move to the forefront of technical exports by bringing together an experienced team in international trade and technical law and offering practical training based on the every-day experience of real Montana companies. Learn more here.

Tailored Partnerships

Our corporate partnerships are tailored to meet the needs of our generous supporters. Some wish to receive recognition as sponsors, some wish to support student learning, some wish to receive appropriate referrals, and some wish to partner on educational workshops that are helpful for business development. Call us at (406) 243-6982. We're happy to craft a program that works best for you.