Department for International Trade North East – March Workshop Programme
Department for International Trade North East
Welcome to the North East
Department for International Trade (formerly UKTI) provides advice, expertise and support to ensure your success within international markets. Whether you are a new or experienced exporter, we can provide you with the knowledge and expertise of highly experienced international trade specialists, who will support your entry into new markets with confidence.
Telephone: 0345 1360 169
List of events: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/department-for-international-trade-north-east-1525169976
Last Chance to Book: YOU CAN EXPORT (Introduction to International Trade)
Wednesday 14 March at Fusion Hive, Stockton
Whether you are new to export or looking to enter new overseas markets, this workshop will provide you with an understanding of the benefits of exporting and what your company needs to do in order to position itself for long-term exporting success. Discover what the ingredients are of successful exporting your product or service and the things you need to consider to avoid the pitfalls associated with trading overseas. For further information or to book, click here.
You can Export: How to Sell Overseas – Stockton
Tuesday 20 March, Stockton High Street
As part of the Exporting is GREAT Campaign, the Department for International Trade’s Export Hub will return to the North East once again, hosting a series of exporting events to help you get started in overseas trade. This roadshow event will provide you with essential information on the benefits of selling overseas and how your business can get started, the key steps and processes you need to think about and the support available to help you take your first or next step. For more information or to book, click here.
The Export Hub Returns to the North East
Tuesday 20 – Friday 23 March at Stockton, Hexham & Berwick
As part of the Exporting is GREAT Campaign, the Department for International Trade’s mobile facility, the Export Hub, is coming to the North East once again. The hub will be visiting Stockton, Hexham and Berwick, hosting a series of exporting events to help you get started in overseas trade. Book onto an event near you.
Protection and Exploitation of Intellectual Property
Wednesday 21 March at Ward Hadaway, Newcastle
Find out how to protect your Intellectual Property with Ward Hadaway. This workshop will include an overview of the key types of intellectual property rights for businesses and will enable you to understand what rights you hold in your goods/services. The workshop will also cover the ways in which intellectual property rights can be protected and exploited in export markets. For more information or to book, click here.
You Can Export: Explore Your Opportunities In The UAE
Thursday 22 March at Durham County Cricket Club
This event is brought to you by The Department for International Trade in partnership with British Centre for Business in Dubai, Emirates Airlines and Trident Manor Limited.
Are you an exporter or a mid-sized business looking for new markets and opportunities? The UAE is an attractive market for a range of sectors, and with Dubai 2020 coming soon, now is the perfect opportunity to find out more.
This event is a great way for you and your company to meet and network with experts to discuss opportunities in the UAE. For more information or to book, click here.
YOU CAN EXPORT (Managing Agents and Distributors Overseas)
Friday 23 March at Durham County Cricket Club
An ideal export agent or distributor can be a successful way of entering and developing a new international market. Identifying, appointing and managing the ideal overseas partner can be a quick low cost entry to a new market or a management problem. In this workshop we look at the qualities of that ideal representative. We review the steps of identifying, appointing and managing an agent or distributor. We discuss the practical issues and the best ways of ensuring a successful outcome for your company. For more information or to register click here.