International Trade Events 2017

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Please see below list of upcoming Scottish Enterprise international events. All events can be booked via www.scottish-enterprise.com/events or by calling 0845 607 8787 or email: [email protected]  

EVENTS & WORKSHOPS 

15 JUNE 2017 Get paid: Exploring payments in international markets

ENTERPRISE HUB FIFE, GLENROTHES

Overview: What are your options for getting paid when trading in international markets? This workshop will help you navigate the different payment methods preferred in key markets.

Target Audience: Open to all Scottish businesses with international growth ambitions. 

20 JUNE 2017 China Tech Workshop: Serving China with your cloud based technology

CODEBASE, CASTLE TERRACE, EDINBURGH

Overview: Join this tech workshop, co-hosted by the China-Britain Business Council, Scottish Enterprise and CodeBase to understand more about opportunities for Scottish tech companies in China, and to hear from China market experts offering insightful advice on navigating regulatory, legal and technical barriers.

Target Audience: Open to all Scottish businesses with international growth ambitions in the China market. 

22 JUNE 2017 Emarketplaces: Your shop window to the world

SCOTTISH ENTERPRISE OFFICE, EDINBURGH

Overview: Are you looking to increase domestic and international sales through platforms such as Amazon, eBay and Alibaba? Join this practical session for a deeper insight into the best places to engage your customers online. This workshop is a good follow up to our “Ecommerce and emarketplaces: The opportunity” workshop.

Target Audience: Open to all Scottish businesses with international growth ambitions.  

22 JUNE 2017 Fast-track your exporting skills

SCOTTISH ENTERPRISE OFFICE, DUNDEE

Overview: Learn how to reach international markets with confidence at our Preparing to Export introductory workshop in Dundee on the 22 June. Places are limited. Sign up by 14 June to secure your place.

Target Audience: Open to all Scottish businesses with international growth ambitions. This is not for intermediaries, consultants or suppliers of international trade services. 

27 JUNE 2017 Middle East market visit essentials

200 ST VINCENT STREET, GLASGOW

Overview: Join our Middle East market visit essentials event to explore opportunities for business in the Gulf region – including markets in the UAE, Qatar, Kuwait and Bahrain.

Target Audience: All Scottish businesses owners, senior management, and international business developers looking to expand their business in the Gulf area, particularly education, tourism, technology and high engineering, water and water waste related companies. 

MARKET VISITS 

In 2017 we are running a programme of market visits targeted at new exporters to “easy to enter markets” including Germany and the USA.  
 
In 2018 we plan on running market visits to Italy, Spain, Iceland, Switzerland, Poland, Norway and Sweden. 
 
If you would like to find out more about these market visits please email: [email protected] 

EXPORT SERVICES 

All export services can be accessed via the doing business outside of Scotland section of the site:  www.scottish-enterprise.com/international
 
Export Advisory Service: www.scottish-enterprise.com/exportadvice
 
International Market Research Service: www.scottish-enterprise.com/market-research
 
Events: www.scottish-enterprise.com/events
 
ExportSavvy (online tool): www.exportsavvy.co.uk/scotland/web

All events can be booked via www.scottish-enterprise.com/events or by calling 0845 607 8787 or email: [email protected]