A series of speakers and panel discussions are scheduled Oct. 31 through Nov. 2 as part of Louisiana International Trade Week at the New Orleans Ernest J. Morial Convention Center.

Topics for the event include business opportunities on tribal lands; global trends in the oil and gas sector; tourism and destination health care; digitization and the retail revolution and understanding global tech opportunities; public-private partnerships with a focus on infrastructure and transportation, including financing and structuring them; and a trade workshop on going global with a business.

Information, costs and registration are at www.wtcno.org

A "trade jubilee" and awards presentation is set for the evening of Nov. 3, with a Nov. 1 deadline for attending it.