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Wednesday, 9.21.22
Margaret Cekuta Joins NFTC as Senior Director for Trade and Innovation Policy
 
Monday, 5.16.22
Global Tech Industry Calls for Another Ambitious Expansion of ITA to Address Sweeping Global Challenges
 
Wednesday, 3.16.22
NFTC Names Former USTR Susan Schwab as New Board Chair
 
Monday, 2.28.22
NFTC Statement on Russian Invasion of Ukraine
 
Thursday, 12.2.21
NFTC Welcomes WTO Agreement on Global Services Regulation
 
Monday, 11.15.21
NFTC Statement on Infrastructure Bill
 
Thursday, 9.2.21
Jake Colvin Appointed New NFTC President
 
Monday, 5.10.21
NFTC Board Announces Search for New President
 
Tuesday, 6.23.20
NFTC Urges Administration to Reconsider Non-Immigrant Visa Suspensions
 
Wednesday, 10.25.17
NFTC Foundation Honors Congressman Ron Kind, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene and Congressman Erik Paulsen
 
Tuesday, 9.12.17
NFTC Announces Secretary Carlos Gutierrez as its New Board Chairman
 
Tuesday, 2.7.17
Jason Pack Joins the NFTC as Executive Director of the U.S.–Libya Business Association
 
Tuesday, 1.31.17
NFTC Statement on Trump Administration’s Executive Order Temporarily Restricting Immigration to the United States for Citizens from Certain Countries
 
Tuesday, 1.3.17
NFTC Welcomes Nomination of Robert Lighthizer as USTR
 
Monday, 12.12.16
NFTC Releases Policy Brief on "Trade, Taxes and Competitiveness: Strategies for a New Era"
 
Friday, 12.9.16
NFTC Foundation Honors Chairman Kevin Brady and Congressman Jared Polis for Leadership on Trade
 
Wednesday, 11.30.16
NFTC Names New Communications Director
 
Monday, 10.31.16
Vanessa P. Sciarra to Join NFTC as Vice President for Legal Affairs and Trade & Investment Policy
 
Wednesday, 10.26.16
In Beijing, Global Business Strongly Urges Governments to Conclude An Ambitious Environmental Goods Agreement Before The End Of 2016
 
Friday, 4.22.16
New Study Details the Impact of an Environmental Goods Agreement on China
 
Friday, 4.15.16
NFTC Releases Policy Brief on “Charting New Pathways for the WTO”
 
Thursday, 10.15.15
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Awarded Trade Leadership in the Digital Age Award From National Foreign Trade Council
 
Thursday, 10.1.15
Encouraging Economic Growth in the Digital Age: A Policy Checklist for The Global Digital Economy
 
Monday, 7.20.15
NFTC Applauds WTO Negotiators for Significant Progress on ITA
 
Thursday, 4.2.15
Global Innovation Forum Welcomes the Launch of New Startup Global Initiative
 
Thursday, 12.4.14
NFTC Celebrates 100 Years, Policymakers Make Case for Trade
 
Friday, 9.12.14
The Hidden Cost Of Low Prices: Limited Access To New Drugs In India
 
Thursday, 5.8.14
At LivingSocial, Innovators and Entrepreneurs Discuss How Technology Enables Startups to Go Global
 
Monday, 2.3.14
NASBITE International Honors NFTC with 2014 Advancing International Trade Award
 
Friday, 1.24.14
NFTC Welcomes Launch of Environmental Goods Trade Negotiations
 
Tuesday, 12.10.13
NFTC Welcomes Introduction of Digital Trade Act of 2013
 
Wednesday, 10.16.13
NFTC Foundation’s Global Innovation Forum Concludes Discussion Series on Immigration Reform at the University of Colorado Boulder
 
Friday, 10.11.13
NFTC Foundation’s Global Innovation Forum Holds Discussions on Immigration and Visa Policies at UC Davis
 
Wednesday, 10.9.13
Ambassador Alan Wm. Wolff Reelected as NFTC Chairman
 
Wednesday, 10.9.13
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden Keynote Address to the National Foreign Trade Council As Prepared for Delivery October 9, 2013
 
Wednesday, 4.17.13
NFTC Welcomes Bipartisan Immigration Reform Legislation
 
Friday, 4.12.13
USPTO Honors Global Innovation Forum Members for Efforts to Address Humanitarian Needs
 
Wednesday, 4.10.13
NFTC’s Global Innovation Forum Holds Immigration Discussion at the University of Texas at Austin
 
Friday, 3.29.13
NFTC’s Global Innovation Forum Launches Immigration Discussion Series at Duke University
 
Tuesday, 3.5.13
NFTC Names James Wilkinson Vice President for Strategy and Growth
 
Tuesday, 1.29.13
NFTC Welcomes New Momentum for Immigration Reform
 
Tuesday, 10.16.12
NFTC Joins With Leading Business Associations in Launching New Website, Investment Policy Central
 
Thursday, 10.4.12
Rep. Dreier Calls for Action on Russia PNTR, Cross-Border Data Flows During Keynote Address at NFTC’s 98th Annual World Trade Dinner House Rules Committee Chairman Honored with 2012 World Trade Award
 
Friday, 7.20.12
NFTC Convenes High-Level Pittsburgh Forum on the Role of the Global Marketplace in Expanding U.S. Economic Growth Keynote Address Delivered by U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk
 
Tuesday, 6.12.12
National Foreign Trade Council Joins The American Sovereignty Campaign
 
Monday, 3.26.12
NFTC Hosts Midwest Business Dialogue on Succeeding in the Global Economy with Commerce Under Secretary Sánchez, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
 
Thursday, 11.3.11
NFTC, U.S. Business Community Leaders Roll Out Effort to Modernize Global Trade Rules on Cross-border Data Flows
 
Monday, 10.3.11
NFTC Forum Brings Together Business and Government Leaders in Dialogue on how Ohio, Kentucky Companies Can Tap into Global Markets
 
Tuesday, 3.1.11
NFTC Welcomes New Chairman Ambassador Alan Wolff
 
Wednesday, 1.26.11
NFTC Welcomes President’s Commitment to Advancing the U.S. Trade Agenda, Innovation Policies and Tax Reform
 
Thursday, 11.11.10
Global Innovation Forum Detroit Conference Generates New Ideas for Spurring Export Growth and Job Creation Through Innovation Policy
 
Thursday, 9.30.10
Rep. Camp Calls for Action on U.S. Trade Agenda in Keynote Address at NFTC’s Annual World Trade Dinner
 
Wednesday, 5.19.10
Washington, DC & Research Triangle Groups Collaborate on Innovation Policy Recommendations to President Obama, Governor Perdue
 
Tuesday, 4.20.10
NFTC’s Global Innovation Forum Hosts Conference on Role of Innovation Policy in Growing Exports, Creating Jobs in North Carolina
 
Tuesday, 2.16.10
NFTC Welcomes Former Ford International Governmental Affairs Director as New Senior Vice President
 
Friday, 1.29.10
NFTC Launches Twitter Account
 
Thursday, 10.1.09
CEE Relocates to NFTC’s Washington, DC Offices
 
Thursday, 7.9.09
NFTC Launches Facebook Page
 
Friday, 4.10.09
Global Innovation Forum Unveils Brain Trust
 
Wednesday, 4.8.09
NFTC’s Global Innovation Forum & Howard University’s ELI Institute Host
 
Friday, 1.30.09
NFTC Launches Global Innovation Forum