Events » 7th Annual Summer Summit & Fundraiser

Are you ready to dive into the dynamic world of global trade? Seeking insights, connections, and strategies to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of international business? Look no further! Join GVSU’s Van Andel Global Trade Center for the 7th Annual Summer Summit & Fundraiser on Wednesday, August 7, 2024, in Allendale, Michigan!

This half-day event will boast global trade education and best practices, networking, and fun! We are bringing together industry experts and thought leaders to share their invaluable insights on the hottest topics shaping international trade today. During lunch, our keynote speaker will dive into the global trade issues that matter most to you and your business.

Once lunch wraps up, it’ll be your turn to ask the questions! Stay ahead of the curve with up-to-date insights and expert perspectives. Our interactive breakout session discussions will equip you with actionable strategies to thrive in an increasingly interconnected world. Attendees will be able to sit down in small groups to engage in discussions on pressing global business topics.

Afterward, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with a vibrant community of professionals who share your passion for global trade. Exchange ideas and explore collaborations that can elevate your business to new heights. Our networking reception is designed to foster meaningful connections over backyard games, refreshing drinks, and hors d'oeuvres!

We can’t wait to see you there! Join us for an afternoon of knowledge, inspiration, and connection. Register now for this in-person event on August 7th, 2024, located at the GVSU Alumni House in Allendale, MI.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event! Contact us today to learn more! 


Wednesday, August 7, 2024
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

GVSU Alumni House
11150 N Campus Dr
Allendale, MI 49401

Non-Member Price

Member Price

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