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International Trade sector forum

Date: Monday 27th June 2016
Time: 8:30-10:30, with a light breakfast served from 8:00.
Venue: Northamptonshire Chamber, 8 Waterside Way, Northampton NN4 7XD

Cost: FREE (Members only)

This event is sponsored by our Business Alliance Group member, Knights of Old.

Be part of our NEW International Trade forum, which is FREE to attend exclusive to Chamber members.

Aims: To invite members to discuss international trade issues affecting them and through discussion and by direct representation, bring any issues before UK Government through our lobbying process. 

To encourage sharing of best practice, shared knowledge and purposeful discussion for the benefit of exporters and to boost exports throughout Northamptonshire/Milton Keynes.

Objectives: The meetings to be co-ordinated by the Chamber and Knights of Old, and have attendees/representatives from Local government, Local Enterprise Partnerships, UK Trade and Investment and industry specific experts plus export service providers as suitable for the subject under discussion to enable peer-to-peer networking.

Actions: To get the group started there will be pilot event in Northamptonshire, with a Middle East theme, and thereinafter to rotate venue at available member premises. This will be a group decision.

Suggested format to include and Introduction to the Chamber (5 min)

  • Barriers to export (15 minutes)
  • Themed Topics (20 minutes)
  • Networking Break (15 minutes)
  • Sectors (20 minutes) one sector per meeting.
  • Case Study    (10 minutes)
  • Specific Country focus (15 minutes)
  • Networking Break and close.