Boost your exporting ambitions at our free manufacturing event

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Whether you are a seasoned exporter or keen to take your first steps into business opportunities abroad, join our free one-day seminar examining how your manufacturing company can successfully win new business overseas. The event will take place on Wednesday 18 November at the Curzon Building, Birmingham.

Our Trade Boost event, sponsored by UPS and part of UK Trade and Investment’s Exporting is Great campaign in association with BCU Advantage, Birmingham City University, aims to help British manufacturers to better position themselves globally. There will be a chance to hear from small businesses who have successfully expanded their reach internationally, and learn more about the essentials of getting your product from A to B in a series of panel discussions and breakout sessions. 

Panellists

Luis Arriaga, UK, Eire & Nordics MD, UPS

Katie Cannon, head of sales, Sugru/FormFormForm Ltd

Stewart Ferguson, head of research, China-Britain Business Council

Richard Halstead, regional director, Midlands and the east, EEF

Richard Heald, chief executive, UK India Business Council

Chair: Peter Marsh, journalist, speaker and author of The New Industrial Revolution: Consumers, Globalization and the End of Mass Production. In 2015, Peter started MadeHereNow, a website about UK manufacturing.


To register for the event, please follow the link below:

http://www.theguardian.com/trade-boost/2015/oct/21/trade-boost-manufacturing-event-free-seminar