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2024 NAFTZ Spring Seminar (May 5-7)

2024 NAFTZ Spring Seminar (May 5-7)

Sunday, May 5, 2024 5:00 PM - Tuesday, May 7, 2024 2:00 PM (PDT)


REGISTRATION will open in Jan. 2024

Join us for the NAFTZ Spring Seminar May 5-7, 2024 in Long Beach! Hear from Trade experts at this Sunday thru Tuesday event featuring speakers, panelists and specialized sessions relevant to Operator/Users, Grantees, Consultants, and those new to the industry. Topics are adjusted each year in order to address current issues and trends in the FTZ community. Sessions at the seminar include speeches, panel discussions, and thought-provoking Q&A sessions with government officials and industry experts.


Check out 2024 sponsorship opportunities here or contact Victoria Cartwright 703-309-6640 for more information about customized branding solutions to align with your goals.

HOTEL RESERVATIONS: Renaissance Long Beach Hotel 

In the heart of Downtown Long Beach, the NAFTZ Host the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel (111 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802) is only steps away from dining, attractions and Port Tours.

A limited number of hotel rooms have been reserved for the NAFTZ Spring Seminar.  Contact the hotel directly at Marriott reservations at 1 (888) 236-2427 and reference the National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones or Book online here for the NAFTZ Spring Seminar for the discount hotel rate of $199 per night plus tax/hotel fees, for single/double occupancy, based on availability.  Any issues securing the rate contact Victoria Cartwright 703-309-6640 ASAP.


NAFTZ will undergo the application process closer to the event to offer CCS/CES/CPE credit. Attendance can be applied towards certification or recertification of your Accredited Zones Specialist (AZS) or Certified Zones Specialist (CZS) designation if approved - contact for more information.



StatusEarly Rate by 4/4/24Rate after 4/5/24

Registrations for Federal Government Agencies involved in the FTZ program, non-profit educational institutions or the Media - contact Victoria Cartwright at by April 1, 2024 for registration information and special rates.

All registrants must have NAFTZ membership in their name and fees must be paid prior to the LIVE event - see below for the timeline.

MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS: Join NAFTZ in order to qualify for membership discounts. 

*Note by registering you agree to be listed in the event app/follow up attendee roster and remain compliant with the NAFTZ photo/video policy on our website.


All early rate registrations must be paid in full by April 4, 2024 to receive the discounted early rate. If not paid by the deadline, the rate will increase. All registrations must be paid in full at least 2 weeks prior to the event start date.  Any new registrations made during the 2-week window prior to the start of the event must be paid in full at the time of registration.


Registration fees are fully refundable for written cancellations received by NAFTZ by April 4, 2024. Cancellations received by the NAFTZ between April 5 & April 13, 2024 will receive a 50% credit for their registration fee toward a future 2024 NAFTZ Meeting. Cancellations received after April 13, 2024 will be responsible for the full registration fee amount due to the NAFTZ and no meeting credits will be issued.

Renaissance Long Beach
111 E Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
Event Contact
Victoria Cartwright
(703) 309-6640
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Sunday, May 5, 2024 5:00 PM - Tuesday, May 7, 2024 2:00 PM (PDT)

Join for Sunday evening reception and educational sessions on Monday and Tuesday.

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