Would you like to sell overseas but don't know where to begin? This FREE breakfast briefing will give established business and novice exporters a detailed and practical introduction to exporting.

Find out how UKTI, Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and other partner organisations can help support your global ambition.

Running a business with a turnover of over £5m? Whether you are just starting out in international sales or looking to expand, this event will help you consider new ideas and make new contacts to help you build your export business. Hear experts explain how to take the risk out of trading internationally, raise finance for new opportunities and hear what it’s like to do business in the USA.

Recent research* showed that:
 59% of companies found that expanding their business overseas led to fresh ideas and innovation and an improvement to their products and services.
 44% of firms reported a positive link between exporting and increased turnover in 2011.
 44% of firms said exporting significantly improved their profile or credibility.

Don’t miss out on your opportunity to join those businesses that are already benefiting from exporting overseas.

Date: Tuesday 13 November 2012
Time: Breakfast and Registration from 7.30am. Main event: 8am – 10.30am

This event will be followed by ‘Innovation Matters – From Ideas to Exports’. From IPR through R&D partners to International trade, open innovation; making it in a globally changing world. A comprehensive briefing outlining all the support available from protecting your ideas through development and manufacture into sales and exports.

To register, please contact:
Leon Palmer
UKTI East
01707 398728
l.palmer@uktieast.org.uk
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