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10 Year Anniversary Event

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We are marking our 10 Year Anniversary with an additional event and welcome UKTI, EEN and our founding Chairman for an informative update.

Marking our 10th Anniversary - with a glass of bubbly! - and welcoming the following speakers: 

Bernd Klein, Founding Chairman and ITF Director, MD of Universal Alloys & Metals will provide background to the formation of the International Forum, the idea behind the concept of 'Sharing Knowledge & Expertise in International Trade' and will highlight the journey to where we are today. 

Philip Kelly, International Trade Team Manager, UKTI Yorkshire & Humber will provide an update on the new 5 year plan for the region, highlighting changes in the support and delivery, introducing new services for the benefit of new, potential and existing exporters with particular focus on the Sheffield City Region plan of engagement with the business network and business support agencies. 

Jenny Lawson, Manager, Enterprise Europe Network will highlight support available for exporting companies. Re-launched in 2008, the EEN is an EU  supported network made up of 600 organisations in over 60 countries, delivering the following core services

  • Business partner searches - using business and technology cooperation database, providing information on tender opportunities and international networking
  • Developing research & innnovation capacities
  • Helping SMEs to share research results
  • Involve SMEs and stakeholders in the policy-making process, by transmitting feedback o the Commission and monitoring the implementation of EU policies. 

We look forward to seeing you on the 14th, for ease of booking please contact us

10 Year Anniversary Event
Irwin Mitchell
Riverside East
2 Millsands
S3 8DT
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Last Updated: 03/07/2015
Author: Renate Halton

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