Peter Gerity, assistant dean for industrial and external relations at the University of Utah College of Engineering, will speak to the World Trade Association of Utah Jan. 19 at noon in the Riverboat, 4393 Riverboat Road, Murray. His subject will be "Taking your high-tech company abroad."

The luncheon will be held in conjunction with a seminar sponsored jointly by the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Utah Manufacturers Association and the Utah Division of Business and Economic Development. The conference is designed to acquaint Utah companies with the legal issues involved in successfully marketing computer products in foreign markets.