Harmonized System Training Course. Series of three-day courses (running July through December) sponsored by the National Customs Brokers & Freight Forwarders Association of America Inc. and the U.S. Customs Service. For persons who prepare and file Customs entries. Locations: Atlanta, Nov. 17-19; Buffalo, N.Y., Oct. 6-8; Charleston, S.C., Sept. 8-10; Chicago, Aug. 18-20, Sept. 22-24; Cincinnati, Nov. 3-5; Dallas, Oct. 6-8; Houston, Dec. 8-10; Los Angeles, Oct. 20-22, Nov. 17-19; Miami, Dec. 1-3; New Orleans, Dec. 1-3; JFK Airport, Sept. 29-Oct. 1, Nov. 3-5; New York City, July 14-16, Aug. 4-6, Sept. 22-24, Nov. 23-25; San Diego, Aug. 25-27; San Francisco, July 28-30, Oct. 13-15; Washington, D.C., Sept. 1-3. Contact John Hammon, NCBFAA, 5 World Trade Center, Suite 9273, New York, N.Y. 10048. (212) 432-0050. Send self-addressed envelope to NCBFAA.
The Hows and Whys of International Electronic Data Interchange. July 14, Halloran House Hotel, 525 Lexington Ave., New York, N.Y. 10017. Contact the National Industrial Transportation League, 1090 Vermont Ave. NW, Suite 410, Washington, D.C. 20005. (202) 842-3870.Competitive Manufacturing, Planning and Control Seminar. July 14-17, Center for Professional Development. #1 SME Drive, Dearborn, Mich. (313) 271-1976.
The History of Economic Thought: An Austrian Perspective. Seminar by Murray N. Rothbard, July 17-19, Villa Hotel & Villa Chartier, 4060 El Camino Real, San Mateo, Calif. (202) 543-7696.
Fraud Auditing Techniques. Aug. 4-6, University of Delaware, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington, Del. 19806. Contact Jacob Haber at (302) 573-4440.
Trade Show on Trade Shows '87. Aug. 4-6, Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. Contact Carolyn Cooke or Michael J. Bandy at (703) 941-3725.
Offshore Europe '87. 8th conference and trade show in the Aberdeen-based oil technology series sponsored by Britain's Society of Petroleum Engineers. Sept. 8-11, Aberdeen, England. Contact Spearhead Exhibitions Ltd., Rowe House, 55/59 Fife Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey KT1 1TA, England. Telephone: 1-549-5831. Telex: 928042 SPEARS G.
Production Sharing: A Global Perspective. Sept. 10-11, Hotel Inter- Continental, San Diego, Calif. Contact Cecilia Contini, Institute of the Americas, 10111 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Joya, Calif. 92037. (619) 453-5560.
5th Annual New York Cash Exchange '87. Show and conference sponsored by the Corporate Cash Managers Association of New York Inc. Sept. 10-11, New York Hilton, New York City. Contact Russell Flagg, Flagg Management Inc., at (212) 286-0333.
Doing Business in China: Industry Experience. Sept. 10-11, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Contact John P. Klus, Department of Engineering Professional Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 432 North Lake St., Madison, Wis., 53706. (1-800) 262-6243. In Wisconsin, (1-800) 362-3020.
The Challenge of Imports to the U.S. Textile Industry. Sept. 16, Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. Contact Anne Bertsch, National Bath, Bed & Linen Association, 15 E. 26th St., New York, N.Y. 10010. (212) 689-5550.
China: Past Experiences and Future Opportunities. Sept. 16-18, Department of Continuing Education, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Ga. 30332-0385. Contact the Institute. (404) 894-2400.
The Commerce Department Speaks. Sept. 17 (Legal Aspects of Selling Abroad) and Sept. 18 (Recent Developments in Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties & Textile Trade), Park Hyatt Hotel, Washington, D.C. Contact Practising Law Institute, Dept. 8A-105, 810 Seventh Ave., New York, N.Y. 10019. (212) 765-5700, ext. 271.