BIS Encryption Controls Virtual Seminar

Posted on July 23, 2020 · Posted in

The Bureau of Industry and Security

Co-sponsored by:

Professional Association of Exporters and Importers


“Encryption Controls Virtual Seminar”

 Tuesday and Wednesday, August 25 – 26, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT (12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT) Both days, respectively.


The Encryption Controls virtual seminar is an in-depth session that will focus on the unique provisions related to encryption under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) licensing officers will provide a comprehensive overview of controls on encryption in the EAR, including what items are and are not controlled in Category 5 Part 2, License Exception ENC and mass-market provisions (740.17), encryption classification and licensing, deemed exports, and rules regarding foreign product development using U.S. origin encryption parts and components.  The program will allow for live Q&A, provide detailed electronic reference materials for ongoing use, and allow attendees the opportunity to view recordings of the sessions for a limited period of time following the seminar.  Prerequisite:  The prerequisite for this course is completion of the Complying with Export Controls Seminar or equivalent experience.

Instructors:  The instructors are experienced export policy specialists from BIS’ Information Technology Division in Washington D.C.

Location:  This is a virtual interactive training program that participants can access from the convenience of their home or office.  A computer or laptop with audio and reliable and stable internet connection is required.

Time:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PDT (12:00 to 3:00 p.m. EDT).  Please be prepared to log in at 8:30 a.m. (11:30 a.m. EDT).  The program begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00 p.m. PDT each day.

Registration:  The cost of this two-day seminar is $350.
To register, scroll down, and submit your registration.  The last day to register is Wednesday, August 19, 2020.  REGISTER NOW! We have a very limited number of virtual spaces.  Registration will close on August 19.  P.A.E.I. Tax ID: 680117035.

On August 21, 2020, the virtual Encryption Seminar WebEx URL will be emailed to the registrants and the link to download the presentation material including the WebEx dial-in numbers.

Click Here to download and view the agenda.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations or attendee changes will be charged a $25 administrative fee.  All refund/cancellation requests or attendee changes must be requested by email to P.A.E.I. administrator at The last day to request attendee changes is August 19. 

Americans with Disabilities Act:  If special arrangements are required for a disabled individual to attend this program, please notify P.A.E.I. at least one week prior to the event.

MCLE Credit:  The Western Regional Office of the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.  The amount of credit varies with the length of the seminar.

Topic Questions:  Please contact BIS, Western Regional Office at (408) 998-8806 or (949) 660-0144.

Registration Questions: Please contact P.A.E.I. Administrator at or by calling (408) 532-7234.



This is a virtual interactive event accessible from your home or office.

  • Encryption Controls Virtual Seminar
    August 25, 2020 - August 26, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Details Price Qty
Seminar Fee $350.00 (USD)  

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