US flag Official website of the Department of Homeland Security

Mobile Nav Button

 

ACE Outreach Events for Trade

The events listed below are part of CBP's Outreach efforts to keep the trade community informed about ACE. All events listed are FREE to attend.

Looking for recordings and slides from previous ACE events? Click here to jump to the Previous ACE Presentations section.

MARCH

March 3 - 4
Software Developer Session
What? U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will be conducting a Software Developer (Technical) Session to present upcoming programming changes for new ACE functionality scheduled to be delivered as part of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). The meeting is scheduled for Tuesday/Wednesday, March 3-4, 2015 at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Jefferson Auditorium. Please reference the attached announcement for more detailed information.

Topics for the session will include operational and technical changes related to the:

  • May 1, 2015 deployment for the mandatory use of ACE for all electronic manifest filings – All electronic export and import manifest data must be filed in ACE.
  • November 1, 2015 deployment for the mandatory use of ACE for all electronic cargo release and associated entry summary filings - All electronic data associated with the release of cargo including PGA interactions, and their associated entry summaries, must be filed in ACE.
  • The sessions will focus on Entry Summary Accounts and Revenue (ESAR) capabilities, Cargo Release, including the PGA Message Set, and Export Manifest Processing.
  • The following PGAs are scheduled to present information on the status of their PGA Message Sets and ACE integration status: 1) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA); 2) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); 3) Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS); 4) Food & Drug Administration (FDA); 5) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS); 6) APHIS/Lacey Act; and 7) National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS).
How? Registration is required for this FREE event.
  • All CBP, PGA and Trade participants MUST REGISTER to gain access to the USDA building.
  • Registration will close on Thursday, February 26th at 11:30 PM ET. Per USDA regulations, on-site registration will not be available.

Click here to go to the event registration page

Click here to visit the event page to see the agenda and supporting documents

March 5  1 - 2 PM ET
Air Import Manifest Webinar
What? A discussion on the filing of air import manifests in ACE. Only two months remian for the May 2, 2015 transition of all Air Manifest filings from the Auomated Manifest System (AMS) into the ACE Multi-Modal Manifest (MMM). This webinar will reveiw requirements for filing and testing ACE air import manifest functionality.
How? To access the webinar please login to: https://cbp.adobeconnect.com/acewebinar/.

Please note: Access is limited to the first 1,000 participants; login will not be available until 15 minutes before the event start time.

March 10  1 - 3 PM PT
Portland Trade Outreach Session
Who? Portland Trade Community
What? A discussion of upcoming ACE deployments, new functionality, and mandatory dates for filing in ACE.
Where? Fred Meyer/Kroger Conference Center

3600 SE 22nd Ave
Portland, OR 97202
How? Registration is required. To register, please follow this link: Event Registration. Note: registration closes at 5 PM local time 2 days prior to the event.

March 12  1 - 3 PM MT
Denver Trade Outreach Session
Who? Denver Trade Community
What? A discussion of upcoming ACE deployments, new functionality, and mandatory dates for filing in ACE.
Where? US CIS (Conference Room)

12484 E. Weaver Place
Centennial, CO 80111
How? Registration is required. To register, please follow this link: Event Registration. Note: registration closes at 5 PM local time 2 days prior to the event.

APRIL

April 10  9 AM - 11 AM ET
San Juan Trade Outreach Session
Who? San Juan Trade Community
What? A discussion of upcoming ACE deployments, new functionality, and mandatory dates for filing in ACE.
Where? FEMA Facility, Barrio Quebrada Arena
PR-1 Km.25
San Juan, PR 00296
How? Registration is required. To register, please follow this link: Event Registration. Note: registration closes at 5 PM local time 2 days prior to the event.


Previous ACE Presentations

ACE Multi-Modal Manifest Webinar (December 17, 2014)
Recording includes the following topics: Truck Import Manifest, Export Manifest, Question & Answer Session (for Air Manifest & ACE overview information please see the Air Manifest webinar recording posted below)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

ACE Air Manifest Webinar (December 11, 2014)
Recording includes the following topics: Single Window Overview, ACE Progress, Mandatory Dates, Air Import Manifest, Export Manifest, Question & Answer Session

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

ACE eBond Webinar (November 13, 2014)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

ACE Webinar for CEE Importers and Brokers (October 15, 2014)

Includes information on DIS and Reports

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

Advanced ACE Reports Webinar (August 13, 2014)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

Interacting with ACE: EDI and Portal Webinar (July 22, 2014)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

ACE Entry Summary Business Process and Rules Webinar (July 14, 2014)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Recording Transcript

ACE 101 Webinar (June 3 and June 4, 2014)

Webinar Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording Link

Recording Transcript

Links to Externally-Hosted ACE Presentations

Disclaimer Regarding Links to Other Sites: Any links on CBP.gov have been provided for your convenience. Neither the U.S. government nor CBP controls or guarantees the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any linked information. Further, the inclusion of hyperlinks to other websites is not intended to assign importance to those sites and the information contained therein, nor is it intended to endorse, recommend or favor any views expressed, or commercial products or services offered on these outside sites, or the organizations sponsoring the sites, by trade name, trademark, manufacture or otherwise. Once you link to another website, you are leaving cbp.gov and are subject to the disclaimers, security and privacy policies of the new site.

Export Processing and ACE Webinar, hosted by NCBFAA (June 5, 2014)

On June 5th, CBP participated in a webinar hosted by the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) focused on exports processing and the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). A recording of that webinar is available via the NCBFAA website. Please note this link takes you to a site outside of cbp.gov

Cargo Release and ACE Webinar, hosted by NCBFAA (June 23, 2014)

On June 23rd, CBP participated in a webinar hosted by the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) focused on exports processing and the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). A recording of that webinar is available via the NCBFAA website. Please note this link takes you to a site outside of cbp.gov

ACE Deployment for Cargo Release & ISF, Hosted by NCBFAA (October 1, 2014)

On October 1st, CBP participated in a webinar hosted by the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) focused on Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) cargo release and ISF. A recording of that webinar is available via the NCBFAA website. Please note this link takes you to a site outside of cbp.gov