June export conference to include federal, state trade officials

The U.S. International Trade Administration and the Kansas World Trade Center have organized an export conference to be held in Wichita.

The "Export Now: New Markets New Jobs for Kansas" conference will be held from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on June 2 at the Hyatt Regency Wichita, 400 W. Waterman.

The conference will include panel and roundtable sessions on exporting and will include Francisco Sanchez, under secretary of commerce for international trade with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Export-Import Bank board member Diane Farrell, and Kansas commerce secretary Pat George.

The cost to attend the conference is $130.

For more information, call the Kansas World Trade Center at 316-264-5982 or e-mail