UNI to host Global Trade Issues Conference

Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Chris Schrage, UNIBusiness global opportunities coordinator, 319-273-2126,

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-6728,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The UNI College of Business Administration will host the 2015 Global Trade Issues Conference on Wednesday, Oct. 28, in the Commons Ballroom on UNI's campus. The conference will offer information about international business, provide opportunities to network with other international business professionals, and offer UNI students and faculty the chance to gain insights into global trade.

Check-in for the conference will be at 8:30 a.m., and the agenda will include three guest speakers, a student competition team presentation during lunch and time to network. Guest speakers will include Tony Clayton, founder of Clayton Agri-Marketing; Hugo Morales, Business Segment Manager for International Medical markets for Essex Industries; and Raymond Ayayee, HR Manager for Asadu Royal Waste Management.

The conference is free; registration is required. Attendants can register at by Wednesday, Oct. 14. Pre-registered, off-campus participants will receive a parking pass and map prior to the conference.

For more information on the conference or to learn more about the guest speakers, visit the website listed above or contact Chris Schrage, UNIBusiness global opportunities coordinator, at 319-273-2126 or