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UKTI promotes business development

UK Trade & Industry have a number of opportunities coming up including Export Week – High Growth Markets 13-17 May 2013 that can help you to access new markets or develop your international trade potential.
If you are interested in finding out more about any of these events and market visits, click on the links and register your interest directly.

Export Week - 13-17 May 2013 is a national series of high-profile events held around the country, focused on doing business in some of the fastest growing economies in the world, particularly the Asia-Pacific. We are offering unique and informed advice on how to develop your business internationally through a series of seminars and events in London. Places are limited, so register now.

Master Class: Trade Finance Options when Entering High Growth Markets 13 May 2013, London, UK, a full day Master Class aimed at empowering companies to overcome difficulties in export finance, from cash flow to credit insurance. Delegates will increase their understanding of financing trade through the use of options including: international banking services, UK Government financial support to banks, advice and trade access support, invoice discounting, trade finance techniques and financial coaching and mentoring.

Led by industry professionals including HSBC, UK Export Finance, GrowthAccelerator, Bibby Financial Services and other experts, this practical Master Class will help you avoid risk and increase competitiveness when exporting. Take advantage of our exclusive 2 for 1 offer per company for clients wishing to attend this Master Class. Register now.

Doing Business in Thailand 17 May 2013, London, UK. This half-day conference will enable companies to understand the vast opportunities available covering the business environment, etiquette of doing business in Thailand and the associated risks. Mark Kent, Ambassador to Thailand, will be speaking on connecting business and creating opportunities for UK companies. Hear from Whizz Education who found recent success in Thailand. Register now.

To view all other Export Week activities taking place around the country visit  the  Export Week website.

Other UKTI business development opportunities include:

UKTI Nordics & Baltics
9 May 2013
UKTI and the Lord Mayor of the City of London will be showcasing commercial opportunities in the Nordic and Baltic region.

Business Opportunities in the Latin American Ports Sector
13 May 2013
This event will highlight new opportunities in a range of sectors related to the development of key Latin American port developments.

Setting Up & Successfully Manage Operations in Colombia
14 May 2013
This seminar will touch on management, accounting, tax and legal aspects as well as trends and strategies for setting up and operating a successful business in Colombia.

Master Class: Web Optimisation for International Trade - Reading
23 May 2013
This workshop will provide hints and tips on free tools and leading-edge web techniques to structure, design and optimise your website for international visitors.

Doing Business with India
28 May 2013
An event focused on doing business in India with keynote speaker, Lord Billimore of Chelsea and Founder and Chairman of Cobra Beer.

Gulf Tour to the UK
3-6 June 2013
Hear expert advice on a wealth of business opportunities in the Gulf countries of the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait.

Master Class: Web Optimisation for International Trade - London
6 June 2013
Find out how to build and optimise a successful world-class website that will generate a higher volume of web traffic and gain new business from international customers.

Securing Asia 2013
24-25 June 2013
Representatives of the Asian nations and Western security suppliers will address vital issues and business opportunities related to homeland security and counter terror measures.

Overseas Market Visits & Exhibitions

Market Visit to Taiwan
3-7 June 2013
Learn about the strengths and dynamics of Taiwan’s ICT industry, meet key people and potential customers.

UKTI/Kellogg US Scholarship Programme
15-19 September 2013
A four-day executive programme has been developed for companies desiring to enter the US market.

Medica 2013 – Dusseldorf, Germany
20-23 November 2013
Medica is the leading global exhibition for the medical sector. Every year it draws exhibitors ranging from world market leaders to innovative small firms, from over 60 nations.