New market entry essentials – Export Hub, Forres


Event Date

05 September 2016

Description

Learn how to effectively research international markets. Get insights and advice at this free seminar onboard the Export Hub as it stops off in Forres.

Need help to expand your business into new markets? Right now there are hundreds of opportunities for Scottish products, services and expertise worldwide. Not sure where to begin?

If you’re the kind of business that's ambitious to grow, try new approaches and grow globally, then we want to work with you.

Speaker

Chris Gaffney, Group Finance Director, Johnstons of Elgin

Agenda

11:00:  Registration and Networking

11:30:  Introductions from Jim Anderson - Highlands and Islands Enterprise

11:40:  Chris Gaffney - Group Finance Director - Johnstons of Elgin

Hear from Johnstons of Elgin on their approach of how they selected the right markets to enter for their business, and why their export business model has evolved as they have grown in these markets, as they dealt with the practical aspects of exporting

12:10:  Jim Anderson - Highlands and Islands Enterprise Export Advisor

Hear about the one-to-one advice, training, market information, small grants and consultancy support available to new exporters from Highlands and Islands Enterprise, along with finding out about how Exporting is GREAT enables businesses to apply for real-time global export opportunities, as well as accessing  expert advice, trade services, training and events

12.30 Lunch and Networking

13:00:  One to One meetings with HIE Export Advisor

14:00 Event Close

 





Event Details
Event Type: Workshops
Doors Open: 11:00 to 14:00
Duration: 3 hours
Admission Fee: No charge 
Venue: Highlands and Islands Enterprise, Horizon Scotland, The Enterprise Park, Forres, IV36 2AB
Eligibility: Open to any Scottish company with ambitions to expand their business in international markets.
Disabled Access: Accessible - please note any requirements when booking.
     

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