Date: 14th September 2017
Location: Charles Hallé room, The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3WS
Time: 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Theme: Innovation, Open new markets & Export
Sorry this event has already taken place - please see our forthcoming events list
PRE-REGISTRATION FOR VENTUREFEST AND THE BREAKOUT SESSIONS HAS NOW CLOSED. IF YOU WOULD STILL LIKE TO ATTEND THIS SESSION, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO SIGN UP AT THE EVENT ON THE DAY (SUBJECT TO DEMAND).
This session is a part of Venturefest 2017.
Find out how to manage your innovation in a way that triggers growth and expansion to new markets for your business.
This seminar is for ambitious SMEs who are looking to take their innovative services or products to new markets.
This session will cover:
- How to develop an innovation strategy
- Benefits of innovation management
- How to grow your business overseas
- How to protect your Intellectual Property overseas
- Key tips for success in expansion to new markets.
Benefits of attending:
- Understand innovation management and how it can result in business growth
- Get your business fit and ready to be active overseas.
Andrew North - Enterprise Europe Network (EEN)
The Enterprise Europe Network helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions.
The Network is active in more than 60 countries worldwide. It brings together 3,000 experts from more than 600 member organisations – all renowned for their excellence in business support.
In the UK Enterprise Europe Network is jointly funded by the European Commission and Innovate UK.
Tony Brown - Department for International Trade (DIT)
Department for International Trade with its team of expert advisers located across the globe can help you fulfill your international ambitions. It can assist you at all stages of the business planning cycle, from inception to completion.
Whether you're a seasoned exporter or just beginning to expand overseas, talking to DIT is one of the best moves your company can make.
Through a range of unique services, including tailored support programmes, participation at selected trade fairs, outward missions and providing bespoke market intelligence, we can help you crack foreign markets and get to grips quickly with overseas regulations and business practice.