The essential annual meeting for sales professionals and companies looking to grow their international business.

The IBC Global Forum brings together strategic planning and pragmatic international information to facilitate sales and business development in key export markets. Extensive networking with housewares buyers, industry professionals and seasoned IBC members presents vast opportunities to increase your housewares industry network and sales.

September 15-17, 2019

The Guild Hotel, San Diego


2019 registration process requires signing in to register. If you have forgotten your password, please click here and select I forgot my password. Please contact Lori Szudarek if difficulties persist.

To book a hotel room at event hotel at group rate, please click here.

Hear What Past Attendees Have to Say About the Global Forum

Read Global Forum Speaker Summaries

IBC Global Forum Attendees learn from key international retailers and distributors as they present overviews of their sales operations and buying practices.

Access Global Forum Event Presentations

IBC Members can login to the Member Portal to download all presentation Powerpoints and supporting files from past events. Membership is free to current IHA Members.

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