By attending this event you will learn all about export and international trade and how it will help your business to achieve substantial and sustainable growth. Sharing information and case studies from other Leicester/shire and East Midlands based businesses who have ‘been there and done it’ as well as answering all your questions this event is a hands on, whistle stop tour of the opportunities that international trade and export offers your business – regardless of what stage your business is at.
Bringing together a plethora of partners including East Midlands Chamber and the Department for International Trade (DIT) as well as exporters and professional services companies renowned for their international trade experience and expertise, this promises to be a day you and your business will remember.
08:30 Arrival, registration, open networking, coffee and breakfast bap
09:00 EMITA Chairman (Adriaan Vickery)
Welcome & housekeeping
Export & international trade: what can it do for your business?
09:15 Department for International Trade
The Top Five Things to Consider (researching and creating your export plan)
09:45 EMITA Member Case Study: Our Story … So Far
10:15 Laura Howard, Head of International Trade, East Midlands Chamber
How the Chamber Can Help & Support Your International Trade Ambitions: Export Documentation and the British Chambers of Commerce Overseas Business Network
10:45 Panel discussion
11:00 Tea / Coffee break and open networking
11:15 Mark Heal – Santander
Trading Internationally, How We Can Help
11:45 EMITA Member Case Study: Our Story … So Far
12:15 EMITA Chairman
Wrap up and close
12:30 Event finishes