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CTPAT Workshops and Events

Upcoming Events:


CTPAT Presents: The New CTPAT,  A Six-Part Webinar Series 2021

This six-part webinar series brings together CBP's Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT) experts in their field from around the country--from Newark to Houston, Buffalo to Miami, and Washington, D.C. Join us for one or all six webinars, which occur twice weekly. Manny Garza, Jr., Director of the CTPAT program, will kick off the webinar series with a brief introduction on April 6th.

  • CTPAT Cybersecurity: Tuesday, April 6  | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

  • CTPAT & the Southern Border: Thursday, April 8 | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

  • Trade Compliance & Labor: Tuesday, April 13 | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

  • CTPAT in the Maritime Environment: Thursday, April 15 | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

  • Virtual Validation Process: Tuesday, April 20 | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

  • Northern Border Seizures & FAST Lane: Thursday, April 22 | 2 P.M. ET | 1 hour

The workshops are open to certified/validated CTPAT partners.

For more information regarding the webinar series, visit the following: 




CTPAT Houston Field Office 2021 Webinar in Spanish

This message serves as an official notification of the CTPAT webinar presented by the Houston CTPAT Field Office.

Webinar Title:    “Lo Impredecible en un Mundo Virtual”

When:                  Tuesday April 20, 2021 & Wednesday April 21, 2021

Platform:             Virtual Webinar

Time:                    08:00 am to 14:30 pm (each day)

Presentation topics will include:

  • State of the CTPAT program
  • AEO program
  • Social Compliance
  • Cybersecurity Implementation
  • Agriculture Security Implementation
  • Virtual Validations

 Presenters from:

  • Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) Mexico
  • AEO Guatemala
  • World Customs Organization
  • Multiple private enterprises

*Note: The entire webinar will be conducted in Spanish, open to all current CTPAT members*

For more information visit the following websites:




Recent Workshops and Events:


  • March 18, 2021- Director Garza; 2021 Port of the Future Virtual Conference


  • February 4 and 5, 2020 - El Paso, TX (Houston CTPAT Field Office)
  • August 25-27 2020- Houston CTPAT Field Office MSC Spanish Webinar

Presentation topics typically include:

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • CTPAT 2020 Update
  • Minimum Security Criteria Update

The workshops are open to certified/validated CTPAT partners.




Last modified: 
April 1, 2021