World Trade Day


Largest International Business Conference in Rocky Mountain Region | Award Recognition | Peer-to-Peer Connections | Exhibition | Lunch & Keynote | Top Speakers on Global Insights & Trade Talks | Networking Reception



May 19, 2023 | 9 am – 7 pm MDT | Sheraton Denver Downtown | 1550 Court Pl, Denver, CO 80202


Conference (Virtual-Only Option)
$349 Members / $399 Non-Members / $149 for Students (with I.D.)




May 19, 2023 | 9 am – 7 pm MDT | Sheraton Denver Downtown | 1550 Court Pl, Denver, CO 80202

Members: $349
Non-members: $399
Students with ID: $149


Reception Sponsor


Specialty Sponsor

Stolle Machinery


World Trade Day 2023 Keynote Speakers

Goldy Hyder President & CEO of the Business Council of Canada
"The United States and Canada: Stronger Together"
Damon Pike Principal of International Tax – Customs & International Trade Services
"The New World Order for Global Trade"
Michael Hancock Denver's 45th Mayor
"Global Connectivity is vital for Denver’s future"

World Trade Day 2023

Global Insight, Company Success Stories & Trade Talk Speakers

Max Alexander Vice President, Cyber and Technology Emerging Threats at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
"Supply Chain Risk - Vendors are Potential Cyber Vulnerabilities"
John Anderson Managing Director of KPMG’s global Export Controls & Sanctions practice
"Export Compliance in a Changing World"
Lindsay Bernsen Wardlaw Director of Trade Advisory Services
"Director of Trade Advisory Services"
Ali Brodie Co-Chair of Immigration Group at Fox Rothschild
"Hiring and Immigration Strategies for Recruiting Foreign Talent"
Kate Caldecourt Founder & CEO of the Strategy Architect
"Design a Sustainable Business Model for Global Expansion. Look before you leap!"
Matthew Cavarra Partner at Holland & Hart LLP
"A Tech Firm’s Unique Launch into StaaS Global Markets"
Thomas Cook Managing Director at Blue Tiger International
"Reducing Risk & Cost in the Global Supply Chain"
Jeffery Newton Principal Counsel at Seagate Technology
"A Tech Firm’s Unique Launch into StaaS Global Markets"
Mark Saxelby Directorc Business Development at Crane Worldwide Logistics
"How did Coloradans Build a $1.6B Global Supply Chain Company"
Kelly Ann Shaw Partner at Hogan Lovells
"The Shifting Regulatory and Geopolitical Landscape for Doing Business with China"
Josephine Yam AI Lawyer, AI Ethicist and Skills4Good AI CEO & Co-Founder
"Protecting data globally in an AI-driven world"
Tim Zubradt EVP Field Sales Client Advocate at Crane Worldwide Logistics
"How did Coloradans Build a $1.6B Global Supply Chain Company"
Daniel Lund Partner at Dentons
"Mind the Gap – the growing differences between UK and EU sanctions post Brexit"
Sara Zou Market Strategy Manager at United Airlines
“United Next: Connecting Denver to the world"

World Trade Day, making long lasting impressions

World Trade Day is the premier event to connect with Denver’s international business community. The conference consistently delivers a great balance of quality speakers, informative sessions, and networking.  This year’s in-person event will be an opportunity to reconnect, make new contacts and get inspired about global trade.


As an international trade professional, I would never miss the World Trade Day conference in Denver.  I’d recommend WTD to every person whose interests – personal or professional – touch international trade.  New attendees will be astonished by the level of key players that come together to provide informative content & unparalleled networking opportunities.

Douglas Jackson, PhD, JD,

President/CEO PROJECT C.U.R.E.

Denver is fortunate to have a world-class World Trade Center. As our community continues to grow, we are touching parts of the globe that seemed either unprofitable or unreachable. Our existing partnerships are strengthening, as well. At the center of the advancements is the Denver World Trade Center, and their crown jewel, the World Trade Day is not to be missed!

World Trade Day is an extremely useful event to meet and mingle with Denver’s international business community. Being a sponsor gives you a further opportunity to really have a presence in front of your peers and reach the right people. Highly recommended event for anyone doing or interested in international business.


The World Trade Day is an event full of network opportunities and outstanding presentations


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World Trade Day, long lasting connections

World Trade Day is an enriching experience; combining thought-provoking conference discussions, engaging keynote speakers and excellent networking opportunities. The World Trade Center Denver are outstanding in their organization of the event, both in content and logistics. In addition to the wealth of great information learned, we’ve recruited several high quality members of our organization through connections made at WTD. This is an invaluable event we ensure never to miss!


Gallagher Transport has been a member of and involved with the World Trade Center for many years. If your company is involved in international trade, or thinking about international trade, the World Trade Center is for you. I highly recommend attending World Trade Day.

This is a day filled with talks and educational sessions about international trade. Our company has attended World Trade Day for the last several years and we have also exhibited at the event. It’s the premier event in the greater Denver area that highlights world trade. It’s highly educational and a great spot for networking with other international trade minded colleagues.




I have long enjoyed my participation in the World Trade Center events. Our company always gains useful information at WTC meetings from speakers – and from other attendees. For example, at a recent meeting I was introduced to a contact that has proven invaluable as we approach a new market in Africa. That connection would not have been made without WTC.

They have long been a source of useful information and contacts for Stolle in many of our global endeavors. And World Trade Day is like a concentrated dose of that connection to the world – from economics and supply chain issues to culture, sustainability and digital technology. This day is a chance to travel the globe and talk with other business people without having to leave Denver.




World Trade Day is a great event to learn about current issues that impact international trade, make connections, and for us as a sponsor, raise awareness of our office to a globally minded audience.


Need a reason to come to the 50th World Trade Day? We'll give you 50!

Looking for exposure in the international business community?

Contact to inquire about World Trade Day 2023 sponsorship and be a part of our 50th celebration!
***Please note that the Presenting Sponsor level has been filled.***